By ECMG Staff
Late breaking news coming from the good folks over at Variety, breakout star from Dope Kiersey Clemons is the top contender right now for the female lead in Warner Bros. and DC Films' upcoming The Flash solo film starring Ezra Miller in the title role. According to the report the film lead will be the character of Iris West who is descirbed as follows:
“Iris West is described in the breakdown as having Christiane Amanpour’s brains and Carrie Bradshaw’s style. An overcaffinated doe. A reporter at The Central City Citizen.
The Hollywood Reporters Borys Kit also Tweeted out saying that are two other women in line for the role, Rita Ora and Lucy Boynton. Check out the tweet below.
Other names in the mix to play Iris West in THE FLASH movie along with Kiersey Clemons are singer Rita Ora and Lucy Boynton.— Borys Kit (@Borys_Kit) July 8, 2016
Justin Kroll also tweeted out that the character is to possibly have a cameo in the Justice League movie, much like Amber Heard's character will have.
Also regarding Clemons and THE FLASH, she is also expected to have cameo just like Amber Heard in JUSTICE LEAGUE pic— Justin Kroll (@krolljvar) July 8, 2016
The Flash is set to hit theaters on March 16th, 2018.