Fisher’s reps at Paradigm Company and Control 360 issued the next commentary to The Wrap, which issues out that their reaction does not cope with the scale of the function, the present state of negotiations, or the timing of all of it:
“Mr. Fisher is, and has been, underneath contract with WB Photos since 2014. … In keeping with the phrases of that pre-negotiated contract, the approach to come with Mr. Fisher as the nature of Victor Stone (aka Cyborg) has all the time rested within the arms in WB Photos.”
Fisher have been hooked up to a solo Cyborg film, which used to be first introduced again in 2014 for a 2020 free up, however which The Wrap claims used to be stopped in its construction again in 2016.
The Wrap additionally claims Warner Bros. did not reply to their request for remark. Ray Fisher spoke back to The Wrap’s file on Twitter with out refuting any of its specifics with the exception of to check with it as “a trash article”:
Getting tagged in a trash article: $zero
With the ability to watch that article get universally flamed extra simply BECAUSE you had been tagged:
— Ray Fisher (@ray8fisher) September 17, 2020
Fisher’s first tweet claiming he sought after to retract his previous reward for Justice League reshoots director Joss Whedon got here on June 29, which The Wrap claims got here after Warners had presented Fisher the cameo in The Flash.
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Then, in July, Fisher stepped up his marketing campaign in opposition to Warners and Whedon alleging a poisonous and adversarial operating surroundings on Whedon’s set and that former DC Motion pictures bosses Geoff Johns and Jon Berg enabled it. (Berg denies this.)
Whilst Fisher used to be to start with encouraging in his social media in regards to the information in August that Warner Bros. used to be launching an investigation into the actor’s claims, by means of September he claimed DC Motion pictures president Walter Hamada used to be masking for Geoff Johns and impeding the investigation.
Warner Bros. issued a denial, claiming Fisher has refused to cooperate with the investigation. Fisher denied this and puzzled the independence of the investigation led by means of an out of doors company employed by means of WarnerMedia.
Since then, Justice League co-star Jason Momoa has pop out in beef up of Ray Fisher’s marketing campaign in opposition to Warner Bros., significantly the one Justice League solid member to take action.
Barring any pandemic-related delays, The Flash is aiming to start manufacturing in March 2021 underneath the route of Andy Muschietti (the It motion pictures). Each Michael Keaton and Ben Affleck will reprise their respective roles as Batman for the movie, the latter announcement of which Fisher just lately blasted as a public members of the family stunt at the a part of Warner Bros. to distract from the investigation. Manufacturer Barbara Muschietti published at DC FanDome that The Flash might be a comfortable reboot of the DCEU.