After Wonder Woman 1984‘s theatrical/streaming debut, Warner Bros. has gone ahead and given a third film in the franchise the greenlight.
Apparently Warner Bros was happy with the release of Wonder Woman 1984 (the first film to utilize it’s hybrid theater/HBO Max launch plan) as the studio has announced they’re putting a third film, which will conclude the trilogy, on the fast-track.
“As fans around the world continue to embrace Diana Prince, driving the strong opening weekend performance of Wonder Woman 1984, we are excited to be able to continue her story with our real life Wonder Women – Gal and Patty – who will return to conclude the long-planned theatrical trilogy,” said Toby Emmerich, WB’s Chairman.
Wonder Woman 3 will see Gal Gadot return to the iconic superhero role with Patty Jenkins on board to once again write and direct. Now, despite the phrasing here for “fast-tracking” I wouldn’t expect to see the sequel in the very near future. After all, Jenkins is already attached to direct Star Wars: Rogue Squadron for a 2023 release, which would leave her almost no time to get this done beforehand.
Either way, it’ll be nice to know Diana’s story will get a