Patty Jenkins, director of "Wonder Woman," is officially done negotiating with Warner Bros., and it looks like the the sequel is happening. "Wonder Woman 2" is slated to hit theaters on Dec 13,…2019--and I can't say how excited how I am. Gal Gadot is so owning the world right now. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jenkins is currently the highest-paid female filmmaker in history--and the studio underestimated how much money "Wonder Woman" would make (because sexism is real). As of now, the film is said to have made… >> Read More
Did you know that Gal Gadot was ready to quit acting right before she landed the "Wonder Woman" role? Well, she was. Thankfully, she didn't.
It was all because she got the role as Wonder Woman…first in "Batman vs Superman," which also starred Jesse Eisenberg (although sadly, didn't do so hot in the box office). Why was she ready to give it all up? Gadot told "The Hollywood Reporter’s Awards Chatter" podcast why: “I had so many almosts for big, great things, but I was never a big enough name … It was… >> Read More
In case you needed the reminder, or didn't know, "Wonder Woman" is now officially the biggest earning DC Universe movie, beating out "Batman v Superman" box office runs. That's a big deal for…female-fronted superhero movies--and female directors. Apparently, the movie now garnered $325.1M in North America so far--and this holiday week and weekend, it's expected to surpass $331 million. As Forbes reported, "Wonder Woman" has already surpassed "Man of Steel" around the world, going on to that if it "finishes with $800 million, consider that it will be only 10% behind a film… >> Read More
There's a lot of discussion about the pay gap in Hollywood, a discussion about whether female actors are paid fairly in comparison to their male counterparts. Often times, this isn't the case, as…illustrated by that time Natalie Portman was paid less than Ashton Kutcher. Now there's a new controversy over whether Gal Gadot (Wonder Woman) was paid less than Henry Cavil (Superman). You see, according to Forbes, Henry Cavill, who recently played Superman in the latest series, earned $14 million for "Man of Steel." Meanwhile, Gadot is reported to… >> Read More
It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s Supermommy! (Sorry, I couldn’t resist.) When a woman becomes a mom, things automatically change. Our bodies, our stress level, and our free time are…definitely affected, but we also develop new-found skills, superpowers, that make us modern-day Wonder Women. Superior Strength I’ll be the first to admit that I am not strong. I don’t lift weights, or workout, or carry heavy things as a general rule. On two non-consecutive occasions, I have been identified as “twigs for legs” and “spaghetti… >> Read More