Studio axes Batgirl, won't release film

By Jake Coyle
Updated August 4 2022 - 4:08am, first published 4:05am
Directors Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah said they were "saddened and shocked" by Batgirl's axing. (EPA PHOTO)

Warner Bros axed the Batgirl film planned for HBO Max, opting to shelve the $US90 million ($A130 million) film as the reorganised studio revamps its approach to streaming and DC Comics films.