The latest leaked footage from Wonder Woman 1984 has given a tease of what to expect when the new trailer is released. The footage shows Dr. Barbara Minerva played by Kristen Wiig embracing her Cheetah persona. The tease shows Minerva running towards something before ending with her voiceover saying, “I want to be an apex predator”. The 2nd Wonder Woman 1984 trailer is set to drop during DC Fandome virtual experience on August 22.
Wonder Woman 1984 was previously set for December 13, 2019, and then moved to November 1, 2019, again to June 5, 2020, before moving from August 14 to October 2.release date. This is the fourth time that the movie has been delayed.
Wonder Woman 1984 is the ninth installment in the DC Extended Universe. The film is directed by Patty Jenkins. It will take place in the ’80s during the Cold War between the US and the then-Soviet Union, and will see Diana Prince/Wonder Woman faces two new villains, Kristen Wiig’s Barbara Minerva, aka Cheetah, and Pedro Pascal’s Max Lord while dealing with the mysterious return of Chris Pine’s Steve Trevor.
Wonder Woman 1984 Stars:
- Gal Gadot as Diana Prince/Wonder Woman
- Chris Pine as Steve Trevor
- Kristen Wiig as Barbara Ann Minerva/Cheetah
- Pedro Pascal as Max Lord
- Robin Wright as Antiope
- Connie Nielsen as Hippolyta
- Natasha Rothwell in an undisclosed role
- Ravi Patel in an undisclosed role
- Gabriella Wilde in an undisclosed role
Jenkins wrote the film with Geoff Johns and David Callaham. Gal Gadot made her debut as Wonder Woman in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016), before making her full debut in Wonder Woman (2017) and Justice League (2017). The first Wonder Woman film was the highest-grossing movie of summer 2017 earning $412.5 million in the US and $821.8 million worldwide.