Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman
Israeli Model and Film Actress Gal Gadot shot the heights of fame when it was announced in 2013 that she will the first Wonder Woman of Big screen. Despite being the most popular female superhero, Wonder Woman had never made it to the big screen (not even a cameo). Gal gadot soon become on of the most talked about celebrity on internet. We gathered 7 facts about Wonder Woman Gal Gadot:
7. Gal Gadot Won Miss Israel 2004
Before entering to Hollywood Gal Gadot was a popular fashion model. She participated in Miss Israel 2004 beauty contest and won it with a big margin. She was 19 years old at that time. Later on she also represented her country in Miss Universe 2004 but was not able to make to the top 10.
6. Gal Gadot Was In Army
Gal always wanted to show her tough side. She has always admired strong women and that is why she decided to sign up for Israeli army. Her dream came true in 2005 when Israeli army accepted her application and she went on to serve her nation for two long years.
5. Her Name has Special Meaning
As simple and sweet her name sounds, Gal gadot’s name has a very deep meaning. Gal (pronounced as ‘ALL’) means wave in Hebrew and Gadot means shore or riverbank in Hebrew. She explain the meaning as a never ending wave. Gal gadot is Jew.
4. Gal Gadot Worked Out for Wonder Woman
Never took Gal as a cute little girl. Gal is a strong army girl and she proved it. When in 2013 it was announced that Gal Gadot would be playing Wonder Woman then everyone criticized DC studio’s decision. It was because Wonder Woman has a muscular frame while Gal was slim and less curvy. Gal didnt let criticism take her down. She spent hours at gym and worked a lot on her muscles. She was the most cheered celebrity in Comic Con 2015.
3. Favorite DC Villain
Of Course Gal Gadot gave several interview while promoting Batman Vs Superman. She not only talked about her character Wonder Woman but also opened up about other stuff. She revealed that her favorite super villain is always Lex Luthor. She added that Lex is wickedly Genius. Upon asking her favorite weapon, Gal diplomatically said that Her Sword (Wonder Woman’s Sword) is her favorite weapon.
2. Will Assemble Justice League
If rumored are to be believed then it would be Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman who would be the working force behind Justice League. Rumor has it that in Batman Vs Superman Dawn of Justice, the story line would have wonder woman already spent centuries on earth. It is only after batman and superman goes after one other that she would come out. Wonder Woman will settle down scores between Batman and Superman and will assemble Justice League along with Aquaman.
1. Will Have Solo Movie
While it made sense for Wonder Woman to have solo movie, it wasn’t obvious until 2014. It was after DC got inspired from the success of Marvel Superheroes Solo movies, that it decided to focus on every popular superhero under its wings. This included the most powerful and most popular female Superhero Wonder Woman. In 2014 it was announced that DC will release a solo Wonder Woman movie. It was announced in 2015 that the solo Wonder Woman movie will be released in 2017.
Do you think Gal Gadot is perfect choice for wonder woman? Who would have you chose for wonder woman?