Have you met the new Wonder Woman?
— Dec 19, 2013
Earlier this month it was announced that Gal Gadot has been cast as Diana Prince in Zack Snyder’s upcoming untitled Superman/Batman film. The film is set to be released in 2015 with Ben Affleck starring as Batman and Henry Cavill returning as Superman. Gadot is best known for her work in the “Fast & Furious.”
“Wonder Woman is arguably one of the most powerful female characters of all time and a fan favorite in the DC Universe,” director Zack Snyder said in a statement. “Not only is Gal an amazing actress, but she also has that magical quality that makes her perfect for the role. We look forward to audiences discovering Gal in the first feature film incarnation of this beloved character.”
There have been numerous rumors that other superheroes and villains will be in the film including The Flash, Green Arrow, Nightwing (formerly Robin), Martian Manhunter, Lex Luthor & Doomsday. None of those roles have been cast yet. For those wanting to see more of the new Wonder Woman, look no further: