Batgirl director Adil El Arbi is sharing the sort phrases he obtained from Marvel boss Kevin Feige after Warner Bros. pulled the plug on his accomplished movie earlier this week. In a publish to his Instagram Story right now, El Arbi revealed a supportive electronic mail from Feige, plus a nonetheless from Batgirl exhibiting Michael Keaton in character.
El Arbi first shared the Batgirl nonetheless, which is able to doubtless be the one slice we see of Keaton in character now that Warner Bros. indefinitely shelved the movie on Tuesday (Aug. 2). Keaton was set to reprise his position as Batman within the movie after enjoying the enduring superhero 30 years in the past, however his current work will in all probability by no means attain audiences…though they could nonetheless see him in The Flash.
Within the photograph posted to El Arbi’s account, Keaton’s Batman stands reverse Leslie Grace’s Barbara Gordon whereas the director stands between the 2 actors.
Together with the behind-the-scenes snap, El Arbi additionally posted a screenshot of an electronic mail he and his co-director Bilall Fallah obtained from Feige.
The message learn, “My pals and I needed to attain out and allow you to know we’re all excited about you each. Due to the great information concerning the wedding ceremony (congrats!) and the disappointing information about Batgirl. Very happy with you guys for all of the wonderful work you do and notably Ms. Marvel after all! Can’t wait to see what’s subsequent for you. Hope to see you quickly.”
El Arbi’s posts come after he and Fallah expressed their disappointment with Warner Bros. in a joint assertion earlier this week.
“We’re saddened and shocked by the information. We nonetheless can’t consider it,” the said partially on Instagram. “As administrators, it’s vital that our work be proven to audiences, and whereas the movie was removed from completed, we want that followers all around the world would have had the chance to see and embrace the ultimate movie themselves.”