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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.
Originally posted 06/27/2014 06:00AM
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Originally posted 09/26/2013 02:15PM
Big Bang Theory actress Kaley Cuoco is engaged to her tennis player boyfriend, Ryan Sweeting, her rep confirms to PEOPLE.
The couple made their red carpet debut at the 65th Annual Emmy Awards on Sunday, with the actress wearing an oxblood-colored dress by Vera Wang.
On Friday, Cuoco, 27, called Sweeting the "greatest date ever" on Instagram, sharing a cuddly photo of the pair.
"He is an amazing guy," a source tells PEOPLE. "She is so happy."
Originally posted 08/28/2013 01:00PM
Is Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston about to get even "badder" in his next role?
The Emmy-winning actor, 57, is rumored to have been cast as Lex Luthor, Superman's evil nemesis, in the much-discussed 2015 sequel to this summer's Man of Steel, according to information first published by Cosmic Book News.
Cranston and studio Warner Bros. have not commented on any reports.
Originally posted 08/23/2013 07:45AM
As most everyone knows, billionaire Bruce Wayne has an alter ego. But as was announced late Thursday, it's something of a surprise: Ben Affleck will play Batman in an upcoming sequel to this summer's hit Man of Steel.
For the first time, too, the Caped Crusader will join forces with Superman, again to be played by British actor Henry Cavill, 31, in the as-yet-untitled movie to be directed by Man of Steel's Zack Snyder.
The mash-up will begin production next year and be released July 17, 2015, reports EW.com. Man of Steel stars Amy Adams (as Lois Lane), Laurence Fishburne (Perry White) and Diane Lane (Martha Kent) have also been announced to return.
Originally posted 07/15/2013 12:15PM
Kaley Cuoco's whirlwind romance with Man of Steel star Henry Cavill is one for the history books – and it seems The Big Bang Theory star is already moving on.
"Love of my life. Caught making out!" she shared on Instagram Sunday, posting a photo of herself cuddling up to a beautiful brown horse.
An avid equestrian, Cuoco, 27, often spends her free time in the saddle. And when not riding horseback, she's often in the company of her pit bulls, who have enjoyed swimming in her pool this summer.
Originally posted 07/12/2013 12:05AM
Faster than a speeding bullet … it's over.
Superman Henry Cavill and The Big Bang Theory's Kaley Cuoco have broken up, just days after the news broke of their relationship.
A source confirms the split to PEOPLE, but no reason was given.
As it was, Cavill, 30, who stars in Man of Steel, and Cuoco, 27, had only been in what had been described as the "beginning stages" of coupledom.
Originally posted 07/04/2013 12:00PM
It's a bird, it's a plane ... it's Superman's kryptonite, Kaley Cuoco!
Days after a hike through the hills followed by a sushi stop-off, Henry Cavill, 30, and The Big Bang Theory actress, 27, snuck in a little PDA while getting groceries in Los Angeles.
The actor – true to Man of Steel's signature colors in a red tee and jeans – kept a good grip on his real-life Lois Lane, who stayed well shaded in a brown fedora, matching sunglasses and a leopard-print top.
Originally posted 07/03/2013 01:10PM
Henry Cavill and Kaley Cuoco's new romance is heating up – even if it's just to burn calories.
The new couple squeezed in some one-on-one time together in Los Angeles this week.
The Man of Steel star, 30, and The Big Bang Theory's leading lady, 27, went on a hike, followed by a stop for sushi near Cuoco's Sherman Oaks, Calif., home.
Both wearing caps and fitness attire, the duo strolled casually side-by-side when they were photographed mid-workout.
Originally posted 07/01/2013 02:45PM
Superman has found his Lois Lane.
Henry Cavill and Kaley Cuoco are a new couple, PEOPLE has learned.
"They were both single and started dating recently," says a source close to the Man of Steel star and Big Bang Theory actress.
While Cuoco, 27, and Cavill, who split from his girlfriend, Fast & Furious 6 star Gina Carano, in early May, have yet to step out publicly, they're enjoying getting to know each other.
"It's just the beginning stages of a relationship and they're having a great time," says the source.
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