Kristen Wiig cast as villain in Wonder Woman 2; Gal Gadot, Patty Jenkins share news on Twitter


Mar,11 2018 14:47:06 IST

Kristen Wiig will play a villain in the next Wonder Woman film. Director Patty Jenkins announced on Twitter that Wiig will star as Wonder Woman rival Cheetah in the superhero sequel.

Kristen Wiig. Facebook

Kristen Wiig. Facebook

Jenkins said in her post that she “can’t wait to finally work with one of my favorites” and is very excited by what they have planned.

Star Gal Gadot welcomed Wiig to the cast in a follow-up post and added, “This is going to be WONDERful.”

Jenkins reportedly became the highest-paid female filmmaker in history when she signed on to direct the sequel to the 2017 blockbuster Wonder Woman.

No title has been announced for the film, which is scheduled to hit theaters in December next year.

Updated Date: Mar 11, 2018 14:47 PM