'Birds Of Prey': Rosie Perez Will Play Renee Montoya In Upcoming DC Comics Film

October 4th 2018

Rosie Perez has been tapped for a prime role in Warner Bros./DC Comics upcoming women-led superheroines film.

She'll star as Renee Montoya, joining a cast that includes Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Jurnee Smollett-Bell as Black Canary and Mary Elizabeth Winstead as The Huntress.

In the comics, Montoya is an openly gay detective who later adopted the superhero identity of the Question.

One Day at a TimeĀ actress Justina Machado was among the other names that tested for the role of Montoya.

Cathy Yan is directing the film, which currently has a February 2020 release date.

The Wrap first reported Perez's casting.

 

by Trey Mangum on October 4th 2018

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