The Flash is ready to carry Supergirl again to the massive display for the primary time in practically 40 years. Actress Sasha Calle says that, whereas she hopes to proceed the story of Kara Zor-El in Supergirl: Girl of Tomorrow, there’s no assure of her return.

Sasha Calle broke waves via the web when it was first revealed that the Latina actress would painting Supergirl in The Flash. Earlier than the movie even launched, Calle was already being arrange as a possible alternative for Henry Cavill’s Superman within the DC Universe, with a solo mission rumored to be in improvement.

DC’s tune with Sasha Calle rapidly appeared to shift when James Gunn and Peter Safran took over as co-chairs of DC Studios, deciding to take the universe in a completely new path. Whereas a Supergirl: Girl of Tomorrow movie is on their slate, they haven’t dedicated to having Calle return, with Gunn saying that it’s not one thing to fret about as a result of movie being to date out. Regardless of this, Calle has hope that The Flash will function a runway to better tales:

“I hope to continue playing Supergirl. I love her deeply! And I think that [The Flash] is really a runway to a bigger story for her,” she tells Entertainment Weekly. “We don’t really get to experience a lot. I feel like this is a runway to a bigger story. Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow, by Tom King, is an incredible comic. I love it. I think it’s so cool. So yeah, I would hope to continue. I hope to continue playing Supergirl for sure.”

James Gunn and Peter Safran have remained open to maintaining already forged characters within the DC Universe, akin to Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn. Given Supergirl: Girl of Tomorrow additionally options a way more jaded model of Kara Zor-El, giving audiences a baseline for a way the character acts with Sasha Calle’s efficiency in The Flash might serve to boost the story.

Sasha Calle wouldn’t be the primary Latina actress booted from the DC Universe due to administration shakeups, nonetheless. Leslie Grace’s Batgirl movie was infamously cancelled following the Warner Bros. Discovery merger as a result of it being a movie made for streaming and administration desirous to shift focus to theaters. This led to Blue Beetle getting a theatrical launch and Batgirl getting cancelled. It’s unclear which path James Gunn and Safran will comply with as soon as The Flash releases, however the movie’s reception will probably be the deciding issue on Calle’s future as Supergirl in Girl of Tomorrow.

The Flash’s DC Universe future

Warner Bros. Discovery already has a script for a possible sequel to The Flash, written by David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick, the person behind the 2 Aquaman films starring Jason Momoa. Nevertheless, James Gunn and Peter Safran didn’t talk about the Flash sequel throughout their DC Universe presentation.

Directed by Andy Muschietti from a script written by Birds of Prey scribe Christina Hodson, The Flash is impressed by the Flashpoint comedian e-book storyline, which adopted Barry Allen as he navigated an altered DC Universe. Written by Geoff Johns and penciled by Andy Kuber, Flashpoint radically altered the standing of the DC Comics universe and led to the launch of the New 52 titles.

Along with Ezra Miller, The Flash additionally options Michael Keaton and Ben Affleck as two separate variations of Batman, Ron Livingston as Henry Allen, Maribel Verdú as Nora Allen, Kiersey Clemons as Iris West, Michael Shannon as Basic Zod, Antje Traue as Faora-Ul and Sasha Calle as Supergirl. Saoirse-Monica Jackson, Rudy Mancuso and Luke Brandon Subject are additionally on board in undisclosed roles.

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