What will the new Batwoman look like? Following the departure of Ruby Rose and her character Kate Kane, it will be Javicia Leslie who will take her place under the guise of a new heroine: Ryan Wilder. This Saturday, September 26th, the actress unveiled the first image of her in the role …
Last May, it was the shock for the fans of Batwoman: Ruby Rose, who plays the heroine Kate Kane, announced her will to leave the CW series after only one season (incomplete because of the coronavirus). A decision that ex-star of Orange is the New Black made during the lockdown and following an injury. To bounce back, the producers decided to focus season 2 on a new heroine: Ryan Wilder.
Javicia Leslie in the Batwoman costume
To embody it, they called upon Javicia Leslie (God Friended Me), very proud to wear the Batwoman costume: “I am extremely proud to become the first black actress to play this iconic role of Batwoman on television,” she said in an interview with Variety. “And as a bisexual woman, I’m very honored to be part of this pioneering series for the LGBTQ+ community.“
This is what Ryan Wilder will look like
But what will Ryan Wilder look like? This Saturday, September 26, 2020, the actress unveiled on her Instagram account the first image of her character: “Beware, Gotham. I’ve put on my costume and I’m ready to go… But wait until Ryan Wilder puts his own touch on the Batsuit“, wrote the actress who appears masked and with red hair. Styled!