Wonder Woman 1984 postponed to Christmas

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Gal Gadot in 'Wonder Woman 1984.'
Gal Gadot in 'Wonder Woman 1984.'
Photo: Warner Bros
  • Warner Bros has postponed the release of Wonder Woman 1984.
  • This film will now hit cinemas on 25 December.
  • Director Patty Jenkins said in a statement: "With the new date on Christmas Day, we can't wait to spend the holidays with you."

Warner Bros has once again postponed the release of Wonder Woman 1984.

The sequel starring Gal Gadot was first scheduled to hit in cinemas on 5 June, it was then pushed back to 14 August, then to 2 October due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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On Friday the studio announced that it will now be in cinemas on 25 December.

Warner Brothers Motion Picture Group chairman said in a statement: "Patty is an exceptional filmmaker and with 'Wonder Woman 1984' she has delivered an incredibly dynamic film that moviegoers of all ages around the world will absolutely love. We're very proud of the film and look forward to bringing it to audiences for the holidays", reports Variety.

Patty Jenkins added: "First and foremost let me say how much Gal and I love all our devoted Wonder Woman fans around the world, and your excitement for 'WW84' couldn't make us happier or more eager for you to see the movie.

"Because I know how important it is to bring this movie to you on a big screen when all of us can share the experience together, I'm hopeful you won't mind waiting just a little bit longer. With the new date on Christmas Day, we can't wait to spend the holidays with you!"

In the sequel Wonder Woman will face two new enemies, Max Lord (Pedro Pascal) and The Cheetah (Kristen Wiig).


Compiled by Leandra Engelbrecht

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