Explaining where she had got her inspiration to play the role of Wonder Woman, aka Diana Prince, the 31-year-old actress revealed she had watched a documentary on the late Princess Diana before filming began.
The footage is a refreshing departure from the signature grimness of the studio's superhero films. However, that film earned a tepid response from critics and fans alike, meaning Wonder Woman has a bit of work cut out for it to win over DC Comics fans.
Wonder Woman hits movie theaters around the world next summer when Gal Gadot returns as the title character in the epic action adventure from director Patty Jenkins. If there was one redeeming quality, though, it was the debut of Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman, which in turn left many people anticipating the standalone Wonder Woman film. Pictures released the first action-packed Wonder Woman trailer today, and we have over 100 screenshots featuring the most exciting moments!
In the meantime, I'd definitely recommend checking out some good and current non-continuity reading material with the Legend of Wonder Woman series that we reviewed.
They will be followed by Shazam starring Dwayne Johnson in 2019 and will end with the release of a new Cyborg movie and a Green Lantern reboot in 2020.
He likes to write a lot, as you can see. And from there, the film directed by Patty Jenkins appears to become an all-out war movie, as the Amazon warrior becomes involved in World War I. Jenkins provides some powerful, comic book-type imagery of the character in battle.
"Diana grew up in (the isolated island of) Themyscira where she was very safe and very protected", she said.
Though Wondy's first appearance was in Batman V. Superman, which takes place in the present day, her first movie will be set during World War 1.