According to the report, Yan's pitch for the Harley Quinn movie was dubbed "exceptional" and her hiring was backed by Robbie herself, who has been urging Warner Bros and DC to sign a female director for the project.
DC's new gang of female characters has found a ringleader.
DC Comics' Birds of Prey are an global crimefighting team featuring heroines such as Oracle (Barbara Gordon), Black Canary (Dinah Laurel Lance) and the Huntress (Helena Bertinelli). While the MCU have yet to give a woman solo directorship of one of its MCU films, the DCEU has just secured its second solo female director.
Harley Quinn has found her director.
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The film is looking to start production within the year.
This is a bold bet for Warner Bros' Geoff Johns and Walter Hamada, who oversee DC under Toby Emmerich. She made her feature film debut with this year's Dead Pigs, which screened at Sundance and won the U.S. Dramatic Special Jury Award for Ensemble Acting at the 2018 festival. The other Harley Quinn films are still under construction.