MCU Actors Celebrate Success Of ‘Wonder Woman’

Wonder WomanWonder Woman finally hit theaters last week as the Patty Jenkins directed film about DC Comics’ iconic Amazon Princess has already gotten off to a wonderful start at the box office as well as received critical acclaim. Many voices in Hollywood have been sharing their love for the film and congratulated people behind the film like Jenkins, Gal Gadot and more.

Several actors from the Marvel Cinematic Universe have been sharing their thoughts and praise for the film on social media over the last few days. From Chris Evans (Steve Rogers a.k.a. Captain America), Lupita Nyong’o (Nakia), Mark Ruffalo (Bruce Banner a.k.a. the Hulk) to Marvel directors like James Gunn (Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2), Joss Whedon (The Avengers, Avengers: Age of Ultron) who is now also part of the DC family as he will be directing and writing the upcoming Batgirl film.

“Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Fighting alongside man in a war to end all wars, Diana will discover her full powers…and her true destiny.”

Directed by Patty Jenkins, Wonder Woman also stars Chris Pine as Steve Trevor, Lucy Davis as Etta Candy, Connie Nielsen as Queen Hippolyta, Robin Wright as General Antiope, Lisa Loven Kongsli as Menalippe, Danny Huston as General Erich Ludendorff, David Thewlis as Sir Patrick Morgan, Elena Anaya as Doctor Maru, Ewen Bremner as Charlie, Saïd Taghmaoui as Sameer and Eugene Brave Rock as the Chief. The screenplay was written by Jenkins, Allan Heinberg and DC Films’ co-head Geoff Johns, with story by Heinberg and Justice League director Zack Snyder.

Wonder Woman is now playing in theaters.

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Andy Behbakht

Andy Behbakht

Andy Behbakht is an online entertainment journalist who has been covering television and movies since 2010. In addition, he is also a podcast producer.