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New Wonder Woman 'Goddess' Trailer Released

New Wonder Woman 'Goddess' Trailer Released

I feel the character, as represented in the film is a lot more than simply filling the gap of a female lead in the superhero universe. Even so, the Diana in her own film and the Diana in Snyder's is the same character.

But a new name may soon go at the very top of the list: Gal Gadot (pronounced "gahl gah-DOTE").

Wonder Woman hits theaters this June 2.

Starring in the average Hollywood superhero blockbuster instantly makes any actor an worldwide sensation - but this isn't your average superhero flick.

There were previous attempts to bring Wonder Woman to the big screen that didn't happen for one reason or another.

For those who don't know her yet, Gadot, 32, has always been a household name in Israel, where she has been a supermodel since winning the Miss Israel pageant at 18 in 2004.

The former model and beauty queen (she was Miss Universe Israel in 2004) was a combat trainer during her service in the Israel Defense Forces.

"I love everything that this character stands for", Gadot says enthusiastically down the line from Los Angeles.

Patty Jenkin's highly-anticipated DC film, Wonder Woman hits theatres this Friday, and between the film's awesome marketing and extremely positive critical buzz, it looks set to conquer the box office. In the upcoming movie, Wonder Woman is an invincible, immortal goddess.

So she isn't yet widely known outside of Israel (except maybe to a hardcore cadre of "Fast and Furious" fans), but her public profile is about to radically change.

DC's newest super hero action movie will release in just a few days. It is projected to perform at least as well as some of its male-centric counterparts, such as "Captain America" or "Thor", at the USA box office (at least $65 million to $83 million) and should rake in hundreds of millions of dollars around the world. My Fiancée was more welcoming of the changes made for her solo film.

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"I just feel like we found the ideal Wonder Woman".

And Gadot is actually already well on her way to becoming embraced as a feminist icon.

"She is just an incredibly good Wonder Woman in that she naturally exudes all of the strength of character and kindness, warmth and charm come so naturally to her". What did you think about Patty Jenkins comments about Wonder Woman's outfit?

She acknowledged that it was hard to give up one's freedom for two years of service in the military but emphasised that there's something handsome about giving back to the community and to the country. It's hard to say.

Meanwhile, Patty recently gushed about Gal Gadot, who stars as the titular superhero.

The real issue here is the final scene in Batman V Superman, in which Diana explains why she refused to enter the public eye (or the Doomsday battle) until the final minute.

One thing is for sure: Gadot will go down in history as a distinctly Israeli actress.

"In Israel, people have chutzpah", she said in a recent cover story in Marie Claire.

I was very touched and grateful for the way people received me.

"And I think the fact that she's the most powerful warrior, but she can also be vulnerable; and she can be confident but confused; blunt, but curious".


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