October 23, 2018 at 3:36 pm EST | by Mariah Cooper
‘Wonder Woman’ sequel delayed to 2020
movie season, gay news, Washington Blade

Gal Gadot in ‘Wonder Woman.’ (Photo courtesy Warner Bros. Pictures)

“Wonder Woman 1984,” the highly anticipated sequel to “Wonder Woman,” will have a longer wait for the big screen.

Gal Gadot revealed that the film has been pushed back seven months from its original date of Nov. 1, 2019. The new release date is set for June 5, 2020.

“Super excited to announce that, thanks to the changing landscape, we are able to put Wonder Woman back to its rightful home. June 5, 2020. Be there or be square!!!” Gadot posted.

 

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Super excited to announce that, thanks to the changing landscape, we are able to put Wonder Woman back to its rightful home. June 5, 2020. Be there or be square!!! ✨🙅‍♀️✨

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Director Patty Jenkins tweeted: “Our weekend. Feels like home. Can’t wait for the day to come to share so many people’s great work, blowing me away every day.”

The first Jenkins-helmed “Wonder Woman” film was also released the first weekend in June 2017.

“Wonder Woman 2” is currently in production. Over the summer, the movie’s filming took over the streets of Georgetown and Alexandria, Va.

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