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Batgirl’s Leslie Grace puts on a VERY cosy display with co-star Ethan Kai on set in Glasgow

Leslie Grace was spotted holding hands with her co-star Ethan Kai on set of Batgirl in Glasgow on Thursday. 

The Heights actress, 27, will take on the titular role in the film, while Ethan’s character has yet to be announced. It appears the pair were rehearsing scenes as onscreen lovers for the film.

The stars put on a very cosy display for the festive scene, after filming for the franchise got under way at the start of this week.  

Onscreen chemistry: Leslie Grace was spotted holding hands with her co-star Ethan Kai on set of Batgirl in Glasgow on Thursday

Leslie, who is in a relationship with choreographer Ian Eastwood, wrapped up warm in a long black padded coat and beanie. 

As the cameras rolled, they gazed into each other’s eyes as they stood by a Christmas chocolate stall. 

The pair chatted as they played out the scene which saw their characters enjoy a warm drink for the festive outing

Romance: They gazed into each other's eyes as they stood by a festive stall

Romance: They gazed into each other’s eyes as they stood by a festive stall

Having a laugh: The two giggled as they were surrounded by extras

Having a laugh: The two giggled as they were surrounded by extras

Keeping warm: The pair enjoyed a warm drink for the festive outing

Keeping warm: The pair enjoyed a warm drink for the festive outing 

Co-stars: The Heights actress, 27, will take on the titular role in the film, while Ethan's character has yet to be announced

Co-stars: The Heights actress, 27, will take on the titular role in the film, while Ethan’s character has yet to be announced

She teamed the look with a roll neck jumper and jeans, while Ethan wore a face mask and thick coat. 

Earlier on, the pair stood on snowy steps surrounded by crew members and props such as police cars.  

It is a big role for Ethan, who has starred in Emmerdale Farm and shows such as Killing Eve.  

Rebecca Front and Corey Johnson will also be part of the cast. 

Cosy: And the pair put on a very cosy display as they were pictured laughing and putting on a tactile display in the city, after filming for the franchise got under way at the start of this week

Cosy: And the pair put on a very cosy display as they were pictured laughing and putting on a tactile display in the city, after filming for the franchise got under way at the start of this week

Action: The two walked through a busy market square holding hands as the cameras rolled

Action: The two walked through a busy market square holding hands as the cameras rolled 

In character: Ethan listened intently as they pair acted out the scene

In character: Ethan listened intently as they pair acted out the scene 

Rehearsals? It is unclear if the pair were rehearsing scenes as onscreen lovers for the film

Rehearsals? It is unclear if the pair were rehearsing scenes as onscreen lovers for the film

Christmas themed: Dozens of extras helped set the scene with market stalls set up in the city

Christmas themed: Dozens of extras helped set the scene with market stalls set up in the city 

Leslie has been spending time away from her boyfriend Ian, who last week uploaded a sweet video message on Instagram to celebrate her birthday. 

He wrote: ‘HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO @lesliegrace! 

‘i have 100,000 photos and videos of how beautiful and graceful you are at all times of the day…but this random video i took from the other day, before we had to say bye, says everything about the way you make me feel! 

‘YOUR PRESENCE IS LIKE A LIVING BREATHING WALKING TALKIN MEDITATION. i love seeing your you-ness blossom everyday and im so in love with you and i SO ADORE YOU! i can’t wait till you come home and save your damsel in distress my batgirl! 

‘HAPPY BIRTHDAY! enjoy those Scottish flowers i sent you’ (sic). 

 The couple have been together since 2018. 

Sweet: Leslie has been spending time away from her boyfriend Ian, who last week uploaded a sweet video message on Instagram to celebrate her birthday

Sweet: Leslie has been spending time away from her boyfriend Ian, who last week uploaded a sweet video message on Instagram to celebrate her birthday

Gesture: 'HAPPY BIRTHDAY! enjoy those Scottish flowers i sent you', he wrote

Gesture: ‘HAPPY BIRTHDAY! enjoy those Scottish flowers i sent you’, he wrote

The much-awaited superhero project has been in the works ever since 2017, with Grace set to play Barbara Gordon in the upcoming Comics-based film.

More than three decades after being the first Batman on the big screen, Keaton will be once again donning the cape and cowl. 

The 70-year-old actor recently signed on to return as Batman a.k.a. Bruce Wayne in Warner Bros. and HBO Max’s Batgirl movie, according to The Hollywood Reporter. 

ExctingThe much-awaited superhero project has been in the works ever since 2017, with Grace set to play Barbara Gordon in the upcoming Comics-based film.

ExctingThe much-awaited superhero project has been in the works ever since 2017, with Grace set to play Barbara Gordon in the upcoming Comics-based film.

One to watch: The Batgirl movie will follow Barbara, the daughter of Gotham Police Commissioner James Gordon, played by J.K. Simmons, reprising his role from Justice League

One to watch: The Batgirl movie will follow Barbara, the daughter of Gotham Police Commissioner James Gordon, played by J.K. Simmons, reprising his role from Justice League

Keaton played the very first Dark Knight on the big screen in 1989’s Batman, which he reprised in 1992’s Batman Returns.  

The Batgirl movie will follow Barbara, the daughter of Gotham Police Commissioner James Gordon, played by J.K. Simmons, reprising his role from Justice League. 

Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah (Bad Boys For Life) are directing Batgirl from a script by Christina Hodson (Birds of Prey).

The film doesn’t currently have a release date at this time.

But it is expected to debut on the new streaming service and forego a theatrical release.  

Star: Yvonne Craig was the actress known as the original Batgirl for her role in the 1960s TV series

Star: Yvonne Craig was the actress known as the original Batgirl for her role in the 1960s TV series

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