Filipina-Korean Actress Cast as Batgirl in the DC Film ‘Birds of Prey’

Officially titled “Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)”, the Warner Bros’ movie will be a Harley Quinn spinoff starring Margot Robbie with filmmaker Cathy Yan directing. 

Born to a Korean mother and a Filipino father, Basco has previous appearances in “Veep”, “Teachers”, and “Grey’s Anatomy”. Aside from acting, the young star is also into photography, cooking, playing tennis, playing musical instruments and composing original music.

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