Warner Bros is tapping Wonder Woman actor Gal Gadot to reprise her role for Ezra miller starring The Flash
Its 2020 and anything is possible with big production houses investing resources in building their own Multiverse aka multi-franchise crossover events based movie-verse. Every week fans get exciting news about actors reprising their role for some or other franchise. Now adding to the long list of characters lining up for DC Multiverse is Gal Gadot‘s Wonder Woman.
The ones familiar with DC comic’s The Flashpoint storyline knows Wonder Woman is a leading character in the Flashpoint events. Diana led an army of Amazonian warriors against the Atlanta. Hence, watching it play out on screen would be very exciting. Recently, The Illuminerdi reported a scoop about Warner Bros tapping actor Gal Gadot to reprise her role in 2022 The Flash movie. Their report reads,
Gal Gadot is being pursued to join the cast of The Flash, reprising her role as Diana Prince. Wonder Woman is looked to be a small supporting role.
Gal Gadot In The Flash 2022
Per reports, Gadot is being eyed for a cameo in the upcoming movie. While the comic book history is expansive and much more exciting. Given talks about an appearance means the Amazon-Atlanta war will most likely be an abandoned plot point for the live-action.
In the Flashpoint comic storyline, Wonder Woman is an antagonist. As opposed to the main timeline Diana who is shown to be kind, patient, benevolent, and loving. The alternate timeline Wonder Woman is, bloodthirsty, tyrannical, merciless and sadistic. She oversaw many atrocities like killing everyone who is not Amazonian even child-killing!
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The Diana in an alternate timeline had an affair with Aquaman. When she was confronted by Aquaman’s wife Mera, Diana decapitated her and sent the head to Aquaman. This starts a war between Atlanta and Amazon, a conflict that devastates the planet!
While this does not seem like a direction that director Andrés Muschietti is taking for The Flash movie but is certainly exciting!
The Flash 2022
During the DC FanDome event, the director and cast spoke about the movie and highlighted the Multiverse without giving any major spoilers. However, another noteworthy plot point the movie is leaving out is Thomas Wayne’s twisted Batman from the Flashpoint comic.
The Flash 2022 is an important movie for DC as it opens the doors to the Multiverse. Actor Michael Keaton and Ben Affleck are already set to reprise the Batman cape for the Ezra Miller starrer. As director Zack Snyder told in his Justice League panel at the event ‘The Flash is a quantum character which can travel across dimensions,’ and that’s something fans are waiting to see on the big screen.
Gal Gadot as Diana Prince will be next seen in Wonder Woman 1984 on Christmas later this year. Next she’ll be seen in HBO Max’s Zack Snyder’s Justice League in September 2021 along with Ezra Miller as Flash, Henry Cavill as Superman, Ben Affleck as Batman and Ray Fisher as Cyborg.
Due to the COVID-19 production delays, The Flash is now set to hit theatres on 4 November 2022.