Warner Bros has recently confirmed the global release dare of the Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman 1984 movie which is a sequel to the Wonder Woman movie. The studio has recently, announced its ninth instalment in the DC extended universe which will release in your nearest theatres and also on HBO Max
Warner Bros. plans to release the superhero movie in international markets, where HBO Max is not serviceable way ahead of its release in the U.S to avoid piracy. It is uncertain that cinema halls in the USA would be functional due to the COVID -19 pandemic, but the studio had announced the global release date on Christmas.
The movie is set to release in theatres all across the world, on December 25 in India, USA, Canada and some European countries. The film has an early premiere in the United Kingdom, France and Switzerland on December 16 and New Zealand and Australia on December 26.
The film directed by Patty Jenkins stars Gal Gadot as Diana Prince/ Wonder Woman going against a powerful media businessman Maxwell Lord, and frenemy Barbara Minerva/ Cheeta. Wonder woman will also reunite with her lover Steve Trevor. The film features Kristen Wiig, Chris Pine, Pedro Pascal, Connie Nielsen, Robin Wright.
In a recent interview during DC FanDome, Jenkins told that how she chose the antagonists for the movie, she said that Cheetah and Lord are quintessential villains and played ann important part in making the story work. She said that she is excited to see these baddies work together, which also make us excited about how well the story might be carried.
Moreover, there was some exciting news revealed by Vanity Fair, that Gal Gadot was paid only $300,000 for Wonder Woman (2017) which is comparatively way less than that many get paid, especially male stars. This let to a lot of outrage and distress it all changed in Wonder Woman 1984, which pushed Gadot to the list of highest-paid female actors in Hollywood. Gadot earned a sum of $10 million for the new Wonder Woman movie which is 33 times more than what she got for the first film.
The amount is considerably less than what other male-leads in the DCEU get paid such as Jason Momoa was reportedly paid $14 million for the 2018 Aquaman movie and RDJ a whopping $74 million for Avengers End Fame.
Gadot made her debut as Wonder Woman in 2016 in the movie Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, she then went to play the role solo in Wonder Woman film (2017). She caught everyone’s attention with her debut film, Fast and Furious in 2009. She is known as the embodiment of Wonder Woman and is loved by all DCEU fans for her acting and role as Wonder Woman.
The new Wonder Woman 1984, is set to release in theatres on Christmas finally after the release was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic over three times, tough luck for all of the new movies releasing this year, but it is finally set to be a Christmas miracle they were hoping for.