Wonder Woman 1984 film falls victim to pandemic delay


Wonder Woman 1984 film falls victim to pandemic delay as release date is postponed from June to August

The release of Wonder Woman 1984 has been postponed because of the coronavirus outbreak. 

The sequel to the acclaimed 2017 box-office hit has become the latest film to have its release date postponed due to the pandemic. 

The superhero movie, starring Gal Gadot, pictured, had been scheduled to arrive on screens in June. 

Wonder Woman 1984, the sequel to the acclaimed 2017 box-office hit, has become the latest film to have its release date postponed due to the pandemic

Instead it will be released on August 14, Warner Bros said. Responding to the news, Gadot said: ‘In these dark and scary times, I am looking forward to a brighter future ahead. Where we can share the power of cinema together again. 

‘Excited to redate our WW84 film to August 14, 2020. I hope everyone is safe. Sending my love to you all.’ 

Toby Emmerich, Warner Bros Pictures Group chairman, added: ‘We hope the world will be in a safer and healthier place by then.’ 

Major films to be postponed include James Bond film No Time To Die and Disney’s Mulan and Black Widow as Hollywood continues to adjust to the disruption caused by the pandemic, with billions of dollars set to be lost. 

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