Wonder Woman: Connie Nielsen Cast As Queen Hippolyta

Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman has found its Queen Hippolyta in Danish actress Connie Nielsen, who is best known for her role in Gladiator, according to THR.

Hippolyta is Queen of the Amazons and also the mother of Wonder Woman and Donna Troy in the DC comics.

Jenkins joins the cast that includes; Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Danny Huston, David Thewlis, and Ewen Bremner.

The movie is currently shooting in the UK and Italy, will be released June 23, 2017.


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