There's rumours of a possible movie adaptation on the radar at the moment for DC's biggest heroine - so who would be your Wonder Woman?
Following Christopher Nolan's 'Dark Knight' trilogy and the recent Superman epic 'Man Of Steel', there seems to be one obvious direction to go in next for DC Comics with their film franchises: a Wonder Woman movie, of course. The Amazonian knockout was first portrayed successfully by Lynda Carter in the TV series between 1975 and 1979, and it hasn't yet been put to cinema neither as a solo project for the character nor as a Justice League of America set-up. There have been all sorts of rumours flying about recently with Jaimie Alexander talking a lot about the supposed upcoming Wonder Woman movie and we've got pretty excited discussing who might be considered for the role.
So, who do we think would do the Wonder Woman costume 'justice'?
Jaimie Alexander: The 'Thor' actress has set tongues wagging as she gushed about the character in an interview with Forbes. 'I would love for DC to put Wonder Woman in one of their upcoming flicks, either in her own movie or Batman vs. Superman, or just something even to introduce her', she said. Batman vs. Superman, hmm? Does she know something we don't? On the suggestion that she could be the one to play her, she insisted, 'I'm appreciative to the people who ask my opinion of the character, and that's been pretty amazing.' Jaimie would be perfect for the role given her portrayal of Asgardian strong-woman Sif in the 'Thor' movies, and she even bears an interesting resemblance to Lucy Lawless as 90s TV hero Xena, Warrior Princess.
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Who would you like to see play Wonder Woman?
Wonder Woman isn’t just the most iconic female super hero in comic-book land, she’s one of the most iconic super heroes full stop. So in this golden age of comic-book films and super hero movies, it’s about time we saw a female step into the protagonist role to save the earth from the evil geniuses that aim to bring it to its knees.
Everyone seems to agree, Gina Carano is perfect for Wonder Woman
Nerds, pop culture feminist groups and movie buffs have been hankering for the heroine, who fights for justice, love, peace, and sexual equality, to get her shot at the big screen for a while now, but it’s the recent fan-made movie trailer that has added steam to the locomotive.
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Phoebe Price, Paula LaBaredas and Wonder Woman Sunday 24th July 2011 Phoebe Price as Wonder Woman and Paula Labaredas as Lilah from Jonah Hex pose outside the Omni Hotel in San Diego for Comic Con San Diego, California
Adrianne Palicki and Wonder Woman Thursday 31st March 2011 Adrianne Palicki films a scene for 'Wonder Woman' where she apprehends a criminal before injecting him in the neck with a hypodermic syringe Hollywood, California