Warner Bros. has reportedly hired John Wick franchise director Chad Stahelski to is reshoot action scenes of Cathy Yan’s Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn). Stahelski being hired as second unit duties does not mean he will be credited in the movie. In addition, his stunt firm 87 Eleven has been working on the movie since the starts.
Cathy Yan will direct the movie with a script by Christina Hodson. Birds of Prey stars Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Rosie Perez as Renee Montoya, Jurnee Smollett-Bell as Back Canary, Ewan McGregor as Black Mask, Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Huntress, Chris Messina as serial killer Victor Zsasz, and Ella Jay Basco as Cassandra Cain. Birds of Prey is the eighth film in the DC Extended Universe (DCEU).
After splitting with the Joker, Harley Quinn joins superheroes Black Canary, Huntress and Renee Montoya to save a young girl from an evil crime lord, Black Mask in Gotham City.
Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) is slated to hit theaters in February 2020.