There's No Way Around It: The Actor Who Plays Birds of Prey's Batgirl Is Cooler Than You
The new Harley Quinn movie Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn), is stacked with A-list actors, but one of the biggest roles in the movie is actually played by a relatively unknown actress. 13-year-old Korean-Filipino actress Ella Jay Basco plays Cassandra Cain (aka Batgirl), who must be protected from the evil Black Mask by Harley Quinn and her new girl gang. Cassandra Cain definitely marks Ella's biggest role to date, but the young actress has made several TV appearances before, and we have a feeling this major film role is just the start for her. Here's everything you should know about the up-and-coming actress before Birds of Prey hits theatres on Feb. 7.