We’re only months away from the release of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, which will mark the debut of Wonder Woman on the big screen for the first time in cinematic history, ahead of her own standalone movie, which is set to hit theaters on June 23, 2017. Speaking to Filmink, director Zack Snyder talked about how excited he is to include the superheroine in his upcoming movie. Here’s what he had to say:
After it was announced that Gadot would bring Wonder Woman to life a few years ago, many comic book readers started complaining about the casting, claiming that the actress isn’t the right choice to portray the character. However, many of them have now changed their minds after seeing the actress in full costume. Snyder went on to talk about how difficult it was to find the right actress to play the character and revealed the number of the final contenders for the role:
Many assume that Wonder Woman’s appearance in the film will be nothing more than just a glorified cameo, however, Snyder reassured that her role is much bigger than that. Obviously, he wouldn’t reveal any plot details, but it’s still interesting to hear that the character will have much more screen time than expected. Here’s what he told the site:
The latest trailer for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice gave us a glimpse at the Trinity fighting Doomsday, but unfortunately, it was heavily criticized due to Batman’s “Is she with you?” line. Well, fret not, because it looks like the scene wasn’t just added there for comedic relief:
Lastly, Snyder was asked about the dynamic between the heroes and the circumstances that bring them together in the movie, and his answer to that question might surprise you:
What do you guys think? Are you excited for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and Wonder Woman? Let us know in the comment section below!