Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Jurnee Smolett-Bell have been cast as Huntress and Black Canary, respectively, in the planned Birds of Prey film. They will be joined by Margot Robbie, who is reprising her role as Harley Quinn.The Birds of Prey team will be taking on an as-of-yet unnamed Gotham crime lord. The film is set to be directed by Cathy Yan (Dead Pigs) and is currently slated for an early 2020 release date.
Winstead is known for her role in 10 Cloverfield Lane in addition to appearing on the FX series Fargo. Smolett-Bell has appeared in shows such as True Blood and Underground and is set to appear in the upcoming HBO series Lovecraft Country.