After several days of rumors, Patty Jenkins has confirmed on Twitter that Kristen Wiig will be playing the role of the villain Cheetah in the upcoming sequel to Wonder Woman!!
Wonder Woman 2 is slated to start production this May in the United Kingdom and Patty Jenkins will return to direct the sequel, with Gal Gadot returning as well!!
So excited to confirm the most thrilling news. Yes! It’s true! So incredibly lucky to welcome the sensationally talented Kristen Wiig to our Wonder Woman family. Can't wait to finally work with one of my favorites. And SO excited by what we have planned. #Cheetah!!! @GalGadot pic.twitter.com/Gn0jICiIAH— Patty Jenkins (@PattyJenks) March 9, 2018
I’m SO excited welcome on board Kristen! This is going to be WONDERful! https://t.co/FqQ191m1s0— Gal Gadot (@GalGadot) March 9, 2018
If you're not familiar with who the villain Cheetah is then don’t worry because the video below will fully explain everything about her to you!!
We're so excited to see a more villainous side of Kristen Wiig!!!