• Batgirl Movie Goes Searching for a Female Director?

    9 monthes ago - By Movie Web

    Joss Whedon has officially excited as director of the Batgirl Movie and Warner Bros. may replace him with a female director.
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  • Joss Whedon Exits Batgirl MovieJoss Whedon confirms that he is

    Joss Whedon Exits Batgirl MovieJoss Whedon confirms that he is

    9 monthes ago - By Movie Web

    Joss Whedon Exits Batgirl Movie Joss Whedon confirms that he is no longer attached to direct the Batgirl movie.
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  • Joss Whedon No Longer Directing Batgirl Movie

    Joss Whedon No Longer Directing Batgirl Movie

    9 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    Joss Whedon is officially stepping down as the writer and director of DC's live-action Batgirl movie. The development marks the latest major changeup in creative personnel working on the DC cinematic universe, now that Walter Hamada has taken over as President of DC Films in the aftermath of Justice League ‘s critical and commercial disappointment last fall.
    Whedon, of course, famously oversaw the reshoots for Justice League that resulted in an extensive revamp of director Zack Snyder's original cut for the film - the followup to his own previous DC Comics adaptations, Man of Steel and...
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  • Warner Bros. Wants a Female Director for DC's Batgirl Movie

    Warner Bros. Wants a Female Director for DC's Batgirl Movie

    9 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    Warner Bros. Pictures is looking for a female director to replace Joss Whedon for their upcoming Batgirl movie. This news isn't exactly surprising, seeing as Whedon was once reportedly fired from the project, though that rumor turned out to be false... at the time. Plus, the studio's DC Films division has been undergoing a significant overhaul in recent months. IT producer Walter Hamada is now overseeing all DC Comics-based projects at Warner Bros., with Chantal Nong acting as vice president of film production.
    Following his stint at Marvel Studios, Whedon hopped over to the unofficially...
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  • Who Should Direct Batgirl Instead of Joss Whedon

    Who Should Direct Batgirl Instead of Joss Whedon

    9 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    After months of simmering rumors, it's official: Joss Whedon is no longer directing Batgirl. The film has been an unclear prospect for a while now; Whedon's involvement in Justice League after Zack Snyder's departure had already pushed back production, and that film's mostly negative response seemed to sour his standing with fans and studio alike.
    It's not clear if there is a particular reason why Whedon is leaving Batgirl. The original report suggests he's been struggling to crack the story of the film he himself pitched to to the studio, and the Justice League experience presumably...
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  • BAM!: Joss Whedon Bounces From BATGIRL

    BAM!: Joss Whedon Bounces From BATGIRL

    9 monthes ago - By Birth Movies Death

    Welp.
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  • Joss Whedon Won't Direct ‘Batgirl' Film After All

    Joss Whedon Won't Direct ‘Batgirl' Film After All

    9 monthes ago - By Slash Film

    Joss Whedon ‘s Batgirl is no more. After moving from Marvel Studios to Warner Bros. and DC last year in the hopes of writing and directing a movie based on Barbara Gordon , the writer/director has officially exited the project, leaving it without a filmmaker at the moment. Read Whedon's comments about parting ways with the film below.
    Whedon explained his exit to The Hollywood Reporter :
    “ Batgirl is such an exciting project, and Warners/DC such collaborative and supportive partners, that it took me months to realize I really didn't have a story. I'm grateful to Geoff and everyone who was...
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  • Joss Whedon No Longer Making Batgirl Movie

    Joss Whedon No Longer Making Batgirl Movie

    9 monthes ago - By Super Hero Hype

    Joss Whedon no longer making Batgirl movie The Hollywood Reporter brings word that after nearly a year in development, writer/director Joss Whedon has stepped away from the Batgirl movie at Warner Bros...
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  • Joss Whedon Exits Warner Bros' ‘Batgirl' Movie

    Joss Whedon Exits Warner Bros' ‘Batgirl' Movie

    9 monthes ago - By Deadline

    Joss Whedon has exited the Warner Bros ' Batgirl , a DC stand-alone movie that he came aboard last year to write, direct and produce. The deal was first made public last March, and would have seen the writer and director of Disney/Marvel's tentpole blockbuster The Avengers join a rival comics universe of movies.
    He said today essentially he couldn't crack the story of the Gotham heroine, who as been in DC Comics lore since the late 1960s.
    "Batgirl is such an exciting...
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  • Why Joss Whedon Has Left DC's Batgirl Movie

    Why Joss Whedon Has Left DC's Batgirl Movie

    9 monthes ago - By Cinéma Blend

    Nearly a full year after it was announced that Joss Whedon was writing and directing a Batgirl movie, Whedon has left the project.
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  • Joss Whedon No Longer Making Batgirl Movie

    Joss Whedon No Longer Making Batgirl Movie

    9 monthes ago - By Coming Soon

    Joss Whedon no longer making Batgirl movie
    The Hollywood Reporter brings word that after nearly a year in development, writer/director Joss Whedon has stepped away from the Batgirl movie at Warner Bros.
    “Batgirl is such an exciting project, and Warners/DC such collaborative and supportive partners, that it took me months to realize I really didn't have a story,” Whedon said in a statement. “I'm grateful to Geoff and Toby and everyone who was so welcoming when I arrived, and so understanding when I... uh, is there a sexier word for ‘failed'?”
    It had previously been confirmed that Whedon's...
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  • Joss Whedon Steps Down as ‘Batgirl' Director

    9 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Joss Whedon has stepped down as director of Warner Bros. and DC upcoming “Batgirl,” an individual with knowledge of the project tells TheWrap.
    “Batgirl is such an exciting project, and Warners/DC such collaborative and supportive partners, that it took me months to realize I really didn't have a story,” Whedon told The Hollywood Reporter in a statement. Whedon added, “I'm grateful to Geoff and Toby and everyone who was so welcoming when I arrived, and so understanding when I... uh, is there a sexier word for ‘failed'?”
    More to come...
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  • AVENGERS Director Joss Whedon Will No Longer Helm The BATGIRL Movie For Warner Bros

    9 monthes ago - By Comic Book Movie

    Many of us saw this coming a mile off, and now it's been confirmed that Avengers and Firefly director Joss Whedon has stepped away from WB's Batgirl movie, citing story issues.
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