Gal Gadot’s performed Diana Prince for 3 films already, however the DCEU has nonetheless solely scratched the floor of the huge Wonder Woman mythos from the comics. The upcoming Wonder Woman 1984 ought to go someway to deepening it, with two traditional foes – Cheetah and Maxwell Lord – making their cinematic debuts, however there nonetheless stays loads of different key characters to introduce sooner or later. Like Nubia, for instance, the second Wonder Woman.
In actual fact, in line with our sources near WGTC – the identical ones who stated Diana will put on her Golden Eagle armor in WW84 and the Guardians are set to cameo in Thor: Love and Thunder, each of which are actually confirmed – the studio totally intends to introduce the aforementioned heroine sooner or later. It’s at present unclear precisely when, however Wonder Woman 3 is a risk we’ve heard, with phrase that she might additionally lead her personal HBO Max TV present.
Historically talking, Nubia is Diana’s twin sister, likewise created from clay by Hippolyta. Nevertheless, whereas Diana was raised by her mom on Themyscira with the Amazons, Nubia was kidnapped by Mars, the God of Conflict, and lived on the Floating Island, populated totally by males. The sisters later reunited, nevertheless, initially as enemies however then as allies. Created in 1973, Nubia is commonly described as DC’s first ever black heroine.
She’s by no means been dropped at live-action earlier than, although, one thing which is lengthy overdue. Whether or not she leads to WW3 or her personal sequence, we’ll have to attend and see, however both possibility would work. As we noticed with Thor: Ragnarok, dropping a shock secret sibling into the combination all the time livens up a threequel. However then once more, a Nubia present could be a giant deal, too. We’re nonetheless ready on the DCEU’s Black Panther – a venture that includes an African-American lead – in any case.
Inform us, although, would you wish to see Nubia present up as the subsequent Wonder Woman within the franchise? Pontificate within the feedback down under and provides us your ideas.