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Margot Robbie Gives Update on Harley Quinn Spinoff Movie 'Birds of Prey'

Margot Robbie Gives Update on Harley Quinn Spinoff Movie 'Birds of Prey'

Margot Robbie is giving an update on her upcoming flick Birds of Prey!

The 28-year-old Oscar-nominated actress shared some new scoop on the Suicide Squad spinoff movie where she’ll be reprising her role as Harley Quinn – calling the new movie an “R-rated girl gang film.”

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“She’s got to be with other people, it should be a girl gang,” Margot – who is also producing the movie – told Collider. “I wasn’t seeing enough girl gangs on screen, especially in the action space. So that was always a big part of it.”

The film focuses on a group of female heroes and villains, and Margot made sure the girl power was front in center behind the camera as well – with Cathy Yan directing and Christina Hodson writing the screenplay.

“And then of course having a female director to tell that story,” Margot continued. “And giving a female director the chance to do big budget stuff. They always get ‘Here’s the tiny little film’… I was like, ‘I love action. I love action films. I’m a girl. What, are we meant to only like a specific thing’?”

Birds of Prey is set to begin production in January.

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