Interviewed by Empire, Margot Robbie delved into Harley Quinn’s mood after breaking up with Jared Leto’s Joker ahead of Birds of Prey.
“He’s trying to get out of it with his head held high. It seemed like a realistic way to deal with a breakup,” explained the actress, returning as the character after making her Suicide Squad debut. “It’s not easy to be a strong woman. It’s really difficult. Harley Quinn is a little more like Courtney Love than Debbie Harry right now. Think ‘I’m single, I don’t need him, he fucks.” But if the Joker wrote “Are you free?”, She would immediately run to him. It would fall apart. “
As already anticipated by the first trailer of Birds of Prey, therefore, it seems that the film by Cathy Yan will also explore the consequences of the break between the two – not surprisingly the original title Birds of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn ago own reference to Harley’s emancipation.