The relationship between Warner Bros. and Lady Gaga is doing very well. She recently completed the A Star Is Born movie for the studio, and the musical is set to premiere at the 2018 Venice Film Festival.
Warner Bros. wanting to extend the contract between the two sides, and is thirsty Lady Gaga nodded to the Birds of Prey project of the DC Universe Cinema (DCEU). Just a few weeks ago, there was news that the singer had rejected the invitation of the WB.
But, according to SuperBroMovies, Warner Bros. Still determined to pursue Lady Gaga. They have made a lot of choices about the role for the singer, as well as willingness to raise the fees if necessary.
Maybe Warner Bros. predicting that Lady Gaga would soon be seen as a true movie star after A Star Is Born, and wanted to light her way to DCEU.
Birds of Prey is planned by director Cathy Yan. This is a project that revolves around DC’s female characters including Harley Quinn, Huntress, Black Canary, Renee Montoya and Cassandra Cain.
So far, only Harley Quinn has appeared in the DCEU since the Suicide Squad (2016) and shown by Margot Robbie. Sources said that Warner Bros. currently wants Lady Gaga to play Black Canary or Huntress
Birds of Prey may start filming early January 2019, with production funding lower than other DCEU productions and targeting the R label (not for audiences under the age of 17). .
The film is said to have contributed to the evil Black Mask, and revolves around the rescue of Cassandra Cain of the remaining four members.
In front of A Star Is Born, Lady Gaga had several acting sessions in front of the camera at Machete Kills (2013), Sin City: A Dame to Kill for (2014), and the American Horror Story: Hotel series (2015-2016). .
In particular, the horror film series AHS helped her win the Best Actress award for short film set at the 2016 Golden Globe.