Batgirl star Ivory Aquino requests Warner Bros Discovery

Ivory Aquino

Ivory Aquino, who was selected to portray Batgirl and is still optimistic about the DC Batgirl character. 

The actress wrote to the studio's CEO David Zaslav asking him to reconsider the studio's plans 

to permanently destroy the film's footage following a Hollywood Reporter article that revealed that Warner Bros. 

Discovery was planning to hold secret screenings of the movie. 

Warner Bros. Discovery was planning to stage private screenings of the film to members of the crew and cast as executives and representatives.

Aquino asked Zaslav Aquino to "consider releasing Batgirl" rather than degrading the film following the said "funeral screenings" in her note. 

The actress played Alysia Yeoh, which was the first trans person to be featured in an DC film. 

Amid a number of Twitter posts, she spoke out about her difficult week and said "As much as I've tried my best to be strong these past few week

I'd find myself crying, for lack of a better term, from grief, and tonight was one of those nights.