After much speculation DC’s Birds of Prey movie now has its Renee Montoya in Academy Award nominee Rosie Perez.
It is being reported that Perez will join the ensemble cast that includes Margot Robbie reprising her role as Harley Quinn, Mary Elizabeth Winstead as The Huntress and Jurnee Smolett-Bell as the Black Canary as the openly gay Gotham City detective.
Perez burst onto the scene with a powerful performance in Spike Lee’s Do The Right Thing. She followed it with an amazing performance in White Men Can’t Jump and on to the movies Pineapple Express and Fearless for which she earned an Academy Award nomination.
The team up is expected to face the villain known as the Black Mask.
Birds of Prey is directed by Cathy Yan anfand is expected to hit theaters February 7,2020