Connie Nielsen not too long ago recalled that Zack Snyder was the one who fought for her to be forged as Hippolyta in Patty Jenkins’ Surprise Girl.
Earlier than Connie Nielsen was forged as Hippolyta, Charlize Theron turned down the function of Surprise Woman’s mom regardless of working with Patty Jenkins and successful on Oscar in Monster. Since then, Nielsen has now appeared in two movies set within the DC Prolonged Universe as Hippolyta and can return in Surprise Girl 1984.
Zack Snyder notably had a hand in Surprise Girl as a producer, writing the story, and casting Gal Gadot. Because it seems, he’s additionally liable for courting Connie Nielsen to the DC Prolonged Universe. In a current interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Nielsen revealed how Snyder satisfied Patty Jenkins to fulfill together with her for the function of Hippolyta:
“It’s humorous as a result of it was Zack Snyder who was the one who saved saying to Patty, ‘I actually suppose you need to meet with Connie Nielsen. I actually suppose she’s proper for this function. Patty was like, ‘Oh, no, she’s this robust woman, and I’m not on the lookout for a tricky lady for this.’ Zack then stated, ‘I actually don’t suppose so. I feel you need to meet together with her.’ I needed to fly to London simply earlier than Christmas. I feel I arrived and went straight from the airport to lunch with Patty at this Japanese restaurant. I simply instantly fell into this comrades-in-arms type of feeling together with her, and we simply bonded over the following 4 hours. We had the longest lunch, and it simply felt like a dialog that was unable to finish.”
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Full particulars on the Surprise Girl 1984 plot are being saved beneath wraps, however the movie is alleged to observe Gal Gadot’s Diana Prince as she comes into battle with a formidable new adversary named Cheetah and businessman Maxwell Lord. Surprise Girl was final seen in Zack Snyder’s DC superhero team-up film Justice League.
Directed by Patty Jenkins from a script she co-wrote with David Callaham and a therapy she developed with Geoff Johns, the movie stars Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Kristen Wiig, Pedro Pascal, Natasha Rothwell, Ravi Patel, Gabriella Wilde, Connie Nielsen, and Robin Wright.
Surprise Girl 1984 is presently scheduled to be launched in theaters on August 14, 2020. Keep tuned for the newest information relating to the DC Prolonged Universe and subscribe to our YouTube channel!
Supply: The Hollywood Reporter