For a while now, the mystery of who would be playing the mother of Diana Prince a.k.a. Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot) has been going back and forth, but now we finally have someone for the role.
The Hollywood Reporter broke the news that Connie Nielsen (Gladiator, The Following) has been tapped to play Hippolyta in the upcoming Wonder Woman film that is currently filming.
The movie is being directed by Patty Jenkins and stars Gadot, Chris Pine, Danny Huston, Robin Wright and more. No further details were revealed about Nielsen’s version of Hippolyta in Wonder Woman.
Wonder Woman is slated to come out on June 23, 2017.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter