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Wonder Woman Lynda Carter Is All-In for Hillary Clinton, the 'Smartest Person in the Room'

Wonder Woman Lynda Carter Wants You to Vote for Her Friend Hillary Clinton

Originally posted 05/08/2015 11:25AM

Hillary Clinton can officially count Wonder Woman among her supporters.

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Black Widow or Scarlet Witch? What Your Favorite Female Superhero Says About You | Avengers: Age of Ultron, Elizabeth Olsen, Scarlett Johansson

Black Widow or Scarlet Witch? What Your Favorite Female Superhero Says About You

Originally posted 05/01/2015 07:10AM

This Friday's release of Avengers: Age of Ultron means more Marvel superhero derring-do on the big screen, and it also means more female superheroes in general.

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Gal Gadot on Wonder Woman Casting Criticism: I Don't Care if People Think My Boobs Are Too Small

Gal Gadot Responds to Critics Who Say Her Boobs Are Too Small for Wonder Woman Role

Originally posted 03/26/2015 10:20AM

Gal Gadot stands behind her Wonder Woman casting – boobs and all.

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11-Year-Old Girl's Letter to DC Comics Starts Movement for More Female Superheroes

Originally posted 02/20/2015 12:40PM

Rowan Hansen of Champaign, Illinois, has adored reading about superheroes from a young age. But as she started to grow older, the 11-year-old noticed something was missing from the pages of her comic books: women.

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3-Year-Old 'Wonder Woman' Dons Favorite Costume After Completing Chemo

3-Year-Old 'Wonder Woman' Dons Favorite Costume After Completing Chemo

Originally posted 02/07/2015 07:40AM

Sophia Sandoval is a real-life superhero.

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First Look: Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman in Batman v Superman

Wonder Woman First Look: See Gal Gadot in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Originally posted 07/26/2014 03:10PM

There were some rumblings of disagreement on the Internet after Gal Gadot was cast to play Wonder Woman in the new Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice movie, but the Israeli actress was greeted with screams and applause when she stepped onto the stage at Comic-Con in San Diego on Saturday.

The actress joined Ben Affleck (who plays Batman) and Superman Henry Cavill to preview a 20-second sneak peek at the film, which is currently shooting.

The footage showed Batman ripping the covering off his Bat signal and powering it up. When the light hits the night sky, Superman appears, hovering with red glowing eyes. The pair then glare at each other menacingly.

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New Wonder Woman Gal Gadot: Five Fast Facts

New Wonder Woman Gal Gadot: Five Fast Facts

Originally posted 12/04/2013 07:00PM

Ben Affleck had better step up his gym routine because Gal Gadot, the actress cast to play Wonder Woman opposite him in the new Batman vs. Superman movie is a real-life action hero.

The Israeli actress and model, who is best known for her role as Gisele in the fourth, fifth and sixth Fast and the Furious films, said on her Facebook page, "I can't express how happy and exited I am to be part of this amazing project!"

Gadot, 28, will play the iconic Diana Prince, who has super strength, speed and agility and flies an invisible plane, in the Man of Steel sequel – which also stars Henry Cavill as Superman – due out in 2015.

Here's five things you didn't know about her.

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PHOTO: Beyoncé Strikes a Superhero Pose as Batman | Beyonce Knowles

Beyoncé Strikes a Superhero Pose as Batman

Originally posted 07/26/2013 09:50AM

What's this, Queen Bey as the Prince of Darkness?

Beyoncé is already practically a superhero herself – her very own Wonder Woman. But she channeled a different DC Comics character during a recent visit to a toy store.

The pop star, 31, donned a Batman mask and posed for pictures with friends, which she then posted to her website.

The singer has a thing for classic superheroes, it seems.

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What Does Original Wonder Woman Lynda Carter Think of the New Version?

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Lynda Carter: Adrianne Palicki 'Looks Fabulous' as Wonder Woman

Originally posted 03/19/2011 03:00PM

Adrianne Palicki knew she had big boots – and a super-sexy, skin-tight suit – to fill when she signed on for NBC's upcoming re-launch of Wonder Woman, an iconic role originated by Lynda Carter in the '70s.

But there's no rivalry. In fact, Carter has nothing but wonderful things to say about the new TV incarnation.

"I think [Palicki] looks fabulous," Carter, 59, tells E! Online. "It's a new look and, jeez, her body looks fantastic."

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