Birds of Prey (2020 movie)

2020 film directed by Cathy Yan

Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey, previously known as Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn), is an American superhero comedy movie distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures and based on the DC Comics team Birds of Prey.

Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey
Directed byCathy Yan
Written byChristina Hodson
Based on
Birds of Prey
Produced by
CinematographyMatthew Libatique
Distributed byWarner Bros. Pictures
Release date
  • February 7, 2020 (2020-02-07) (United States)
CountryUnited States
Budget$75–85 million[1][2]

It is to be the eighth movie in the DC Extended Universe (DCEU) and a spin-off from Suicide Squad (2016). It will be directed by Cathy Yan from a screenplay by Christina Hodson. It stars Margot Robbie, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Rosie Perez, Ella Jay Basco, and Ewan McGregor.

The movie is set after the events of Suicide Squad, the movie is about Harley Quinn as she joins forces with Black Canary, Huntress, and Renee Montoya to save Cassandra Cain from Gotham City crime lord Black Mask and serial killer Victor Zsasz.

Birds of Prey is expected to be the first theatrically released R-rated movie in the DCEU. A teaser trailer, was released in January 2019.[3] Birds of Prey is scheduled to be released in the United States on February 7, 2020.


  1. Aleksandr, Irina (June 6, 2019). "Margot Robbie on Quentin Tarantino, Marriage, and the One Word She Hates Being Called". Vogue. Retrieved June 6, 2019.
  2. Film and Television Tax Credit Program Program 2.0 (PDF) (Report). California Film Commission. November 2018. p. 20. Archived from the original (PDF) on September 19, 2019. Retrieved July 19, 2019.
  3. "Margot Robbie unveils Harley Quinn's new look in fantabulous 'Birds of Prey' teaser".