Daily Israel Report

Gal Gadot is 'Wonder Woman'

Israeli actress-model may become the most famous Israeli actress to date.
By Gil Ronen
First Publish: 12/5/2013, 8:14 AM

Gal Gadot
Gal Gadot
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Israel-born actress Gal Gadot is set to star as Wonder Woman in a Warner Bros superhero film featuring Batman and Superman as well.

Director Zac Snyder said that Wonder Woman is "arguably one of the most powerful female characters of all time" and a fan favorite in the DC Universe, Stuff.co.nz reported.

He added that not only is Gadot "an amazing actress," but "she also has that magical quality that makes her perfect for the role."

Already starring in the currently untitled film are Ben Affleck as Batman and Henry Cavill as Superman.

The role may make Gadot the most famous Israeli actress ever.