If sources are to be believed Warner Brothers are making a film titled Wonder Woman which will be set in World War 1. According to Latin Post, though the film is set in the past, some of it will be shot in modern times too.
Gal Gadot will be seen playing the titular role. Apart from Chris Pine, who is playing Wonder Woman’s love interest, Steve Trevor, no other cast members or characters have been confirmed for that project yet.
However rumors also suggest that, Warner Brothers are eyeing Eva Green and Sean Bean for villainous roles. According to this report, Sean Bean is being eyed to play Ares, the God of War, while Eva Green is being courted to play Circe The Sorceress, reports Movie Web.
Both Ares and Circe are based on Greek mythology, just like Wonder Woman herself, and both are major adversaries of Wonder Woman in the comics. The plot of Wonder Woman is being kept under tight wraps for now, states a report by?Slash Film.
Green is best known for playing vampire characters, like in Dark Shadows, 300: Rise of an Empire, and Sin City: A Dame to Kill For. And Bean who was a part of Game of Thrones and Lord of the Rings has proved that he has what it requires for a good war film.
Wonder Woman will be directed by Patty Jenkins is slated to release on June 23rd, 2017.
With so much already being written and said about the film, the enthusiasm between moviegoers has definitely reached a notch higher. Now it will be interesting to see who finally bags the film and how the movie fares at the box office.