Television’s original Wonder Woman Lynda Carter may reprise her role as the Princess of Themyscira in the upcoming Crisis on Infinite Earths crossover event.
With all the big news coming from Crisis on Infinite Earths, one of the biggest surprises yet is the possible return of Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman. While it remains unclear how Crisis on Infinite Earths could be incorporate Lynda Carter’s Wonder Woman, the actress may be reprising her iconic role as the Amazonian superhero in the Arrowverse event. According to Deadline, Lynda Carter may return as Wonder Woman for Crisis on Infinite Earths as a different version of the character.
Lynda Carter last appeared in the role in the final season of the Wonder Woman television series back in 1979 but previously made her Arrowverse debut President Olivia Marsden in the second season of Supergirl.
So what do you think? Are you excited to see Lynda Carter when she returns as Wonder Woman in Crisis on Infinite Earths? What do you hope to see from Lynda Carter in the crossover? Sound off in the comments below!
The CW has confirmed that Crisis On Infinite Earths will air over two quarters. Which could mean the five-hour event may consist of the midseason finales and midseason premieres for Arrowverse shows. In addition, the Crisis On Infinite Earths episode of Arrow may also be the series finale considering the show concludes with its final 10-episode run this fall.
Although plot details remain under wrap, rumors have suggested the Arrowverse will look very different when the dust settles on the Crisis On Infinite Earths event. The crossover is rumored to feature the deaths of several major characters from Arrow, The Flash, Supergirl, and DC’s Legends of Tomorrow.
The upcoming crossover event has been teased since the very first episode of Grant Gustin’s The Flash, where a newspaper headline from the year 2024 revealed the Barry Allen’s fate was to disappear during a “crisis.” But the fifth season finale of Grant Gustin’s The Flash accelerated this when the original newspaper headline changed the date of the event from 2024 to 2019. To add to this, the seventh season finale of Stephen Amell’s Arrow set up Oliver Queen’s role in the next crossover by having him join the Monitor on a mission to warn other worlds of the crisis, as part of the arrangement Stephen Amell’s Oliver Queen made in order to save the lives of both Grant Gustin’s The Flash and Melissa Benoist’s Supergirl.
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