Wonder Woman fans rejoice as the first official trailer for Wonder Woman 1984 has dropped at CCXP.
At the convention’s DC Panel today (December 8), all of the buzz and attention was on the sequel to one of DC’s biggest movie’s Wonder Woman led by Patty Jenkins and starring Gal Gadot as the titular Amazon Demigoddess.
Packed with action, drama, fashion, romance, mystery and comedy. The new trailer teases “A new era of wonder” giving us our first official look at Maxwell Lord and Barbara Ann Minerva as well as the return of the Amazons and Steve Trevor accompanied by a 1980s soundtrack.
Teaser images and plot content have been revealed over the past year about the upcoming DC Movie but this is the first time an official trailer has been released for the film leading up to its release in June 2020,
Starring Gal Gadot, the sequel takes place in 1984, 66 years after the events of the first movie. All we know for sure about the movie is not only will Princess Diana be interacting in the 1980s with Dr. Barbara Ann Minivera aka Cheetah portrayed by Kristen Wiig and Maxwell Lord portrayed by Pedro Pascal, but also the movie will see the return of Diana’s mother Hippolyta and a potential return from the grave for Diana’s aunt Antiope and lover Steve Trevor who sacrificed himself at the end of the first movie.
Director Patty Jenkins stated at the convention that while the first movie was about Wonder Woman discovering who she is, WW1984 is about Wonder Woman bringing her mission of peace to the modern world combating some of her greatest foes, including Cheetah and Maxwell Lord.
The director also teased the fact that WW1984 will see practical stunts including real wirework and practical effects as well as real locations rather than a sound stage. Bringing more of a real-world feel to the movie rather than a CGI fest.
The trailer was also accompanied by new character posters for the main characters that match up with Wonder Woman’s main poster.
Wonder Woman 1984 stars Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Kristen Wiig, Pedro Pascal, Connie Nielsen and Robin Wright.
Wonder Woman 1984 is scheduled for release on June 5, 2020.