Cathy Yan to Direct Harley Quinn Film

Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018

Cathy Yan and Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn; Courtesy of Deadline

Dual Degree Alumna Cathy Yan has been selected by DC to direct the new Harley Quinn film starring Margot Robbie. Yan will be the first asian woman to direct a superhero film, and only the third woman to direct a DC film. 

Yan is coming off of a big debut at Sundance for her first feature Dead Pigs which won the World Cinema Dramatic Award For Ensemble Acting. This film will be based on the comic Birds of Prey, which teams up Harley Quinn with other female superheroes in the DC Universe.

Read more at Deadline