name of several fictional characters appearing in comic books published by DC Comics
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Batgirl (Barbara Gordon) is a fictional Batman character who is the female crime solving-partner for Batman. She is the daughter of police commissioner James Gordon. In some cases she is either crippled or she gets killed by the Scarecrow or by The Joker.
She was played by Alicia Silverstone in Batman & Robin. She was voiced by Tara Strong in some animated movies such as in Batman: The Killing Joke. Leslie Grace was going to play the character in the cancelled DC Extended Universe movie Batgirl.