Filipino-born actress Ivory Aquino to star in new DC movie Batgirl A transgender character.
This is reported by the New York Daily News.
A character named Alicia will be the first openly transgender character in the DC Universe. The character is a bartender and Batgirl's best friend.
The cast of the project will also include Michael Keaton, J.K. Simmons, Brendan Fraser. The film is directed by Adil El Arbi and Bilal Fallah.
The film is set to premiere in late 2022 on the HBO Max streaming platform.