News that J.K. Simmons might get back to the DCEU Jim Gordon has fascinating ramifications about the Batgirl film on HBO Max and changes what we think about Ben Affleck’s Batman. J.K. Simmons’ first appearance as Jim Gordon in the DCEU wasn’t until Justice League, however in case he’s playing the father of Barbara Gordon, that makes an undeniable history with Ben Affleck’s Batman, which means Batgirl’s essence in the DCEU could have various ramifications for how we see Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and Affleck’s Batman’s origin story.
In truth, Batgirl could likewise set the person’s beginnings after the occasions of Justice League, which means no current legend is modified, and it additionally exists after the cheerful turn found in Batman in Justice League (it occurs in the two adaptations of the film, yet it’s undeniably more articulated in the Snyder Cut), which would be an extraordinary setting for a person like Batgirl, as he’d be a greatly improved coach than he was in his more pessimistic, fierce days prompting Batman v Superman. It’s fascinating to take note of that Joe Manganiello uncovered Ben Affleck’s Batman solo film should incorporate Batgirl, and Snyder said he had plans for her to supplant Batman after his passing, yet it’s not satisfactory how prepared of a wrongdoing warrior she would have been or where the Snyder/Affleck course of events put her starting point. Batgirl entertainer Leslie Grace is 26, so relying upon where Batgirl fits in the course of events, it could work quite a few different ways.
The other intriguing thing about this news is it was recently detailed that Michael Keaton’s Batman may guide Batgirl. WB’s DC plans have been in steady transition for as far back as 5 years, so it’s difficult to know whether this is an adjustment of plans because of Affleck’s readiness to return in The Flash, or then again on the off chance that it plays into the underlying reports that The Flash may utilize the multiverse to have Keaton supplant Affleck as the DCEU’s Batman, in which case he would be Batman close by J.K. Simmons’ Jim Gordon, which would be abnormal given Michael Keaton is 3 years more seasoned than J.K. Simmons. In any case, if the possibility of Keaton time-jumping between universes likewise recognizes he’s that a lot more seasoned than Affleck’s Batman, then it may not be an issue, however still an odd dynamic between the Commissioner and Batman.
Unmistakably, the arrival of J.K. Simmons has a great deal of fascinating ramifications for Batgirl and the bigger DCEU (and possibly Snyderverse) standard, despite the fact that with such countless things still undetermined and Warner Bros. affinity for changing their arrangements, it’s difficult to decide precisely what it implies presently. Either way, Batgirl conceivably adding J.K. Simmons unexpectedly makes it quite possibly the most fascinating impending DC motion pictures.