Batgirl is coming, and just like Supergirl …she’s latina! Unlike Supergirl though, she’s Afro-latina, a particular win considering the discourse about latinidad and colorism that has been happening online ever since In The Heights premiered. In fact, the new Batgirl is very close to that discourse, as she’s none other than Leslie Grace, star of In The Heights.
And the internet is as happy as we are, which is A LOT.
Starting with the star herself:
And yes, us:
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