Barbara Gordon Casting Thread

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  1. Primal Slayer

    Primal Slayer Let the Siren scream

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    It is time for Barbara Gordon aka Batgirl aka Oracle to finally make her big screen debut. Who do you want for the role?
     
  2. Rowsdower!

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    I'm holding out hope that this is who Jena Malone is playing. I love her and I love this character.
     
  3. Rodrigo90

    Rodrigo90 Wink wink ;)

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    Isn't it that Malone chick? :hmm
     
  4. Primal Slayer

    Primal Slayer Let the Siren scream

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    Nobody knows.
     
  5. Rodrigo90

    Rodrigo90 Wink wink ;)

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    Well, if it isn't, then I'd say, Jane Levy :p
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  6. Gamma Goliath

    Gamma Goliath Engine of Destruction

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    Anna kendrick, she's already worked with affleck in the accountant. She'd make a great Barbra.
     
  7. FeedOnATreeFrog

    FeedOnATreeFrog (A Metal Gear reference)

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    Maybe Elle Fanning (who's in the new Ben Affleck movie btw)
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    Or perhaps Mary Winstead, especially if they don't want Barb to be quite so young.
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  8. Gamma Goliath

    Gamma Goliath Engine of Destruction

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    I think if they're going more along the lines of batfleck being older, then the bat family should be too. Preferably barb, dick, and jason in their early 30s as compared to bruce being in his mid to late 40s. Ironically all of my pics for said bat family are all the same age.
     
  9. Rorschach2012

    Rorschach2012 I'll Cancel the Pizzas

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    :up:
     
  10. Greens

    Greens I am Danny DeVito

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    Heh.
     
  11. Rodrigo90

    Rodrigo90 Wink wink ;)

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    Jane Levy
     
  13. Rick the Ruler

    Rick the Ruler yung carnivore

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    Agreed. And it's realistic wish, since she had great success with Don't Breathe.
     
  14. Eddie Dean

    Eddie Dean Mr. Jackpots

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    Clea Duvall
     
  15. Chip Chipperson

    Chip Chipperson the big guy

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    Yup, just wanna say Anna Kendrick would be a delightful choice
     
  16. NinjaTurtleFan

    NinjaTurtleFan Turtle Power!

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    My picks:

    1. Jane Levy. Still my pick to play MJ in the MCU Spider-Man movies but if she doesn't get it....

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    2. Emma Stone.

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    3. Emma Watson.

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    4. Bryce Dallas Howard.

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    5. Kate Mara.

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    6. Anna Kendrick.

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    Honestly I think some of the actresses mentioned so far in this thread are too young to play DCEU's Barbara. I mean, the man playing her father is like, what, 60 years old?
    Which is why I'd rather they cast an older actress who can play a more mature and experienced Batgirl... and one who could potentially act as a believable mentor to a certain other young girl.

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    First Squirrel Girl, now Batman's sidekick... she's obviously desperate to jump on the cbm train, that magic train that would bring her so much money and fame. :o And you know what? Let her. She's great and I think she'd make a good Batgirl.
     
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  18. Tg11

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    Anna Kendrick is my second choice but my first choice still is Jane Levy
     
  19. Rodrigo90

    Rodrigo90 Wink wink ;)

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    Another one to throw in who hasn't been mentioned: Riley Keough

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    Jena Malone would have been great.

    What a waste
     
  21. Tg11

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    Riley Keough Elvis' granddaughter is actually perfect casting as Barbara Gordon and despite her being a Presley she can actually act
     
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    Winstead would be fantastic.
     
  23. Mandon Knight

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    Emma Stone would devour this....
     
  24. David H.

    David H. * pointed first.

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    Katherine Waterston.
     
  25. AndrewGilkison

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    Would she still be Batgirl or would Joker have shot her and turned her into Oracle by now?
     

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