According to Variety, Whedon is onboard at Warner Bros.to write, produce, and direct the movie, which will be set in the DC Extended Universe.
If the new Batgirl movie fits into a similar mold as Whedon's other films, it'll probably be lighter and more upbeat than most of what we've seen from the DC franchise so far.
"Batgirl", for the uninitiated, is a DC comics superheroine who also lives in Gotham City.
Whedon, of course, has already directed two Avengers movies for Disney and Marvel.
This "Batgirl" movie would mark Whedon jumping from the Marvel Cinematic Universe to the DCEU.
There have been numerous iterations of Batgirl, both in the comics and on screen, since the character was created by Bill Finger (writer) and Sheldon Moldoff (artist) in 1961.
Reaffirming her excitement for Whedon as director, she noted that the fact that Warner Bros. picked him demonstrated that the studio is serious about making the film. Picture Groups, Toby Emmerich, is working on overseeing the project along with Geoff Johns and Jon Berg.
The movie will be Warner Bros. second superhero movie centered around a female character following Wonder Woman, which drops on June 2.
The most well-known incarnation of Batgirl made her comic book debut in 1967 in "The Million Dollar Debut of Batgirl!" The 52-year-old is also the creator of TV show Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., a series based on the top secret organisation behind The Avengers. In the movies, she was played by Alicia Silverstone in the widely reviled Batman & Robin, and was most recently voiced by Rosario Dawson in The LEGO Batman Movie.
Not only that, but since the news of Whedon's involvement in Batgirl, the actress has been retweeting the story and articles asking if she is in fact the new Batgirl.
Central terror prevention staff, Carabinieri sniffer-dog units, bomb squads and forensics police also took part in the operation. Three alleged Islamic State extremists have been arrested on suspicion of plotting to blow up the Rialto Bridge in Venice.
It will be interesting to see how fans in Oakland react to this news with regard to their season tickets and attendance at games. Hockey has already been present in Vegas, with the ECHL's Las Vegas Wranglers calling the city home for a number of seasons.
It was the first time since their first match in 2004 that Federer and Nadal had met before the quarterfinals of a tournament. Kyrgios had set up the mouthwatering clash with Federer by beating world number two Novak Djokovic 6-4, 7-6 (3) on Wednesday.
Another Nevada proposal seeks to provide alternative funding to help organizations such as Planned Parenthood. Most resolutions killing Obama-era regulations have sailed through the Republican-controlled Congress.
Also the Dutch and Australian governments stated that they were monitoring the situation but had no plans for a ban at the moment. The British security rules apply to flights from Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia and Saudi Arabia.
The brutal assault on Dr Rohan Mamorkar, a resident doctor at Dhule Civil Hospital on 14 March, is what sparked this whole mess. Patients in several other government hospitals such as Lal Bahadur Sastri Hospital, Dadadev Mother and Child Hospital and G.B.
The Turkish government claims supporters of USA -based cleric Fethullah Gulen were behind last year's coup attempt in Turkey . Kahl said the putsch was launched by a "part of the military" that expected to be targeted in an ongoing government purge.
Combining those investments is how we get to the $1.9 billion figure for the company's new investments in MI in 2017. The company was also set to release details on plans to add a new engine line for pickups at the Essex plant.
If there is going to be turnaround in the market it is going to have to come from an effort by OPEC. "This slump is very real". A cut would likely affect China most, as the world's second-largest oil consumer buys close to 90 percent of Oman's exports.
Many were expecting them to also bring the fight to Mercedes yet the team seems to have regressed compared to past year . Fans should delight in this news, as the season past year was completely dominated by Mercedes.
The man had used pepper spray on a female rally organizer and was eventually apprehended by police, the newspaper reported. There was a great deal of yelling, shoving, pushing and punching, and some protesters pepper-sprayed a group of marchers.
Floyd said Flynn has not engaged in any lobbying work since leaving the White House that would have violated the pledge. That same order instituted a lifetime ban on outgoing officials representing foreign governments.
Uber self-driving auto program hits latest roadblock
This kind of accident will become more and more common, according to Michael Ramsey, an autonomous vehicle analyst at Gartner. No injuries have been reported as yet apart from damage to at least two other human-driven cars that were within the vicinity.
EU, US condemn 600 detentions at Moscow anti-corruption rally
Navalny said Russians would keep protesting for "as long as people see tens of billions of dollars being stolen by top officials". He added that the Kremlin "cannot respect those who deliberately mislead people and who instigated unlawful actions yesterday".