Confirmed: Michelle MacLaren Signed on to Direct 'Wonder Woman'
Briefly: After entering talks to direct Warner Bros. Pictures and DC Entertainment's female superhero blockbuster Wonder Woman, we finally have confirmation from THR that Michelle MacLaren has signed on to direct the film. She will also develop the project with the film's writers, who haven't been revealed yet, with Zack Snyder producing. MacLaren was on a shortlist of female directors for the job, which the studio specifically wanted for this particular property for obvious reasons, and we're just glad to see her get this kind of opportunity. Other names in the running included The Babadook director Jennifer Kent and "Homeland" director and co-executive producer Lesli Linka. Stay tuned for more information!
Reader Feedback - 4 Comments
Great!!~ Of course Bigelow would have been the natural choice for fans, but she would have been so hard to tack down. MacLaren will do this character justice.
DAVIDPD on Nov 24, 2014
Walking Dead, Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad...........not a bad resume'.
Rock n Rollllll on Nov 25, 2014
Great choice. This was what I was waiting to hear and I will be seeing Wonder Woman now.
Maxx on Nov 25, 2014
Michelle my dear, do your best.
ragethorn on Nov 26, 2014
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