Five years ago the relatively unknown Daisy Ridley rose to Hollywood prominence after she starred in the Star Wars revival, The Force Awakens, as the lead protagonist, Rey. Now she has become a household name, inspiring little girls and women alike in her role as the always-lovable, incredibly heroic Rey.
But her role as the iconic heroine is coming to an end and it’s time for our wonderful Ms. Ridley to move on. 😢
It seems that Warner Bros., however, may have something else in mind. They want to take the face of one of the greatest movie franchises and apply it to their own growing franchise with Daisy Ridley rumored to play the role of Batgirl. Yes, you heard correctly. Batgirl.
Now mind you, this is not Batwoman who is currently being played by Ruby Rose in the highly-anticipated series, Batwoman, on CW. If you’re wondering what the difference between Batwoman and Batgirl is, allow me to put your confusion at ease. Continue reading Throwback Friday: Daisy Ridley: From Rey to Batgirl?