'Wonder Woman 2' Gets 2019 Release Date

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'Wonder Woman 2' Gets 2019 Release Date

Gal Gadot</a>’s Wonder Woman 2&nbsp;for release on Dec. 13, 2019.” data-reactid=”18″>Warner Bros. has set Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman 2 for release on Dec. 13, 2019.

The studio made the announcement early Tuesday evening.

Patty Jenkins</a>, has been an outsize hit for the studio with $389 million in domestic grosses after 53 days, and another $390 million from international markets.” data-reactid=”20″>Wonder Woman, directed by Patty Jenkins, has been an outsize hit for the studio with $389 million in domestic grosses after 53 days, and another $390 million from international markets.

Warner Bros. previously announced an “untitled event film” for the Dec. 13, 2019, slot. Wonder Woman 2 is the first title to land on the date.

Variety reported on June 20</a> that Jenkins was already working on a script for the sequel with Geoff Johns, who oversees the DC film universe along with Jon Berg for Warner Bros.” data-reactid=”22″>Variety reported on June 20 that Jenkins was already working on a script for the sequel with Geoff Johns, who oversees the DC film universe along with Jon Berg for Warner Bros.

“Patty and I are writing the treatment right now,” Johns said in an interview at the time. “The goal is to make another great Wonder Woman film.”

Johns said that he “had a blast” working with Jenkins on the first Wonder Woman and that the pair already have a “cool idea” for the followup.

Toby Emmerich told&nbsp;Variety&nbsp;in a separate interview</a> that&nbsp;the sequel won’t take place during World War I like the first, but is still likely to be set in the past.” data-reactid=”25″>Warner Bros. Pictures president and CCO Toby Emmerich told Variety in a separate interview that the sequel won’t take place during World War I like the first, but is still likely to be set in the past.

interviews</a> a few days after the release of “Wonder Woman” that she would set a sequel in the United States rather than Europe. Warner Bros. Pictures has not yet announced if Jenkins will direct the next Wonder Woman&nbsp;film.” data-reactid=”26″>Jenkins said in interviews a few days after the release of “Wonder Woman” that she would set a sequel in the United States rather than Europe. Warner Bros. Pictures has not yet announced if Jenkins will direct the next Wonder Woman film.

is critically acclaimed</a>, with a 92 percent “fresh” rating on Rotten Tomatoes.” data-reactid=”27″>Wonder Woman is the fourth installment in the studio’s DC Extended Universe, which launched with 2013’s Man of Steel with an opening weekend of $116.6 million, followed by last year’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice with $166 million, and Suicide Squad with $133.6 million. Wonder Woman, made for about $150 million, is critically acclaimed, with a 92 percent “fresh” rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

Wonder Woman opened with $103 million in North America on June 2-4, but has outperformed the other titles to become the 28th highest domestic grosser of all time. It’s the second-highest-grossing 2017 title after Beauty and the Beast.

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Published at Wed, 26 Jul 2017 01:34:28 +0000