Warner Bros has officially confirmed the release date for its Wonder Woman sequel starring Gal Gadot.
The studio revealed that Wonder Woman 2 will hit cinemas on December 13, 2019.
Wonder Woman was set in 1918 at the end of World War I, whereas the sequel looks like it’s going to be set in the ’80s, following a Cold War narrative.
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And, in good news, director Patty Jenkins recently confirmed that she is up for returning for the follow-up after being initially non-committal about her involvement in Wonder Woman 2. Talks for her to return are ongoing, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
“I had an epiphany about Wonder Woman 2,” Jenkins told the audience at a Women in Film screening of her movie. “I was like, you don’t have to do this.
“It doesn’t have to be a foregone conclusion that you do Wonder Woman 2. But then as I was falling asleep I had an epiphany.
“I was like, ‘Wait a minute. You have the greatest character of all time that you love dearly, with a cast that you love sitting in the palm of your hand at this day and age—you can do whatever you want with them—are you crazy?’
“And then I suddenly realized, it’s not more, it’s another movie. It’s its own movie. And it’s got to be great.”
Jenkins later clarified on Twitter that nothing’s been agreed yet…