Centered on Gotham City Police Commissioner James Gordon's daughter, Barbara Gordon, the film will be written by Christina Hodson (Birds of Prey), while Kristin Burr (Cruella) is producingA Batgirl movie is officially happening! "With Batgirl, we hope to take the audience on a fun ride and see a different side of Gotham," Burr told THR. She continued, "Adil and Bilall have an excited and joyous energy, which is infectious, making them the perfect filmmakers for this Batproject." Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah -- Batgirl Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah | Credit: Alexander Tamargo/Getty"And I'm just psyched I get to be part of the DC universe, which is super cool," Burr added. The most recent live-action appearance of Batgirl was in 1997, when Alicia Silverstone played the character in Batman & Robin.