Gal Gadot took to her Twitter and wrote, “In these dark and scary times, I am looking forward to a brighter future ahead. Where we can share the power of the cinema together again. Excited to redate our WW84 film to August 14, 2020. I hope everyone is safe. Sending my love to you all.”
It can be recalled that the second part of the franchise, which was earlier supposed to release on November 1, 2019, was also rescheduled earlier to June 5, 2020.
Wonder Woman: 1984 is one of the highly anticipated films of Hollywood and if you don’t know the first part which released last year was one of the highest grosser of 2017. The DC flick had collected over $821 million (about Rs. 5,365 crores) at the worldwide box office.
Talking about the sequel, the film is set in 1984 in the era of the cold war. It will show Diana (Gadot) face off against a new villain, Cheetah, played by Wiig. Directed by Patty Jenkins, the film also stars Pedro Pascal and Chris Pine in key roles. This is the fourth film that features Wonder Woman in the DCEU. The first being Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, after which she was seen in the first Wonder Woman film in 2017. Her net appearance was in the film, Justice League, a few months after the release of her own movie.