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Wonder Woman

by Brett White

Adrianne Palicki revealed to BANG Showbiz at the London premiere of "G.I. Joe: Retaliation" that one go as Wonder Woman just wasn't enough for her. The "Red Dawn" and "Friday Night Lights" actress played the iconic character in a high-profile pilot for NBC in 2011. Despite the pilot's failure to go to series, Palicki revealed that she's always up for more.

"If they wanted me, I would absolutely do it in a heartbeat... I was devastated [when the series wasn't picked up]. We shot it and it was amazing. I got to wear the uniform, I got to wear the outfit, and it didn't go. I was completely devastated about it."

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For many people, Lynda Carter is Wonder Woman. That's why people are interested to know what the star of the 1970s television series thinks about the new “Wonder Woman” series starring Adrianne Palicki.

In an interview on a recent episode of “The Talk,” Carter was asked what she thought of the new costume and whether she'll make a cameo in the new series.

“You really want to know?” Carter said. “I like my costume the best. They were trying to update with the way we’re all doing leggings now and skinny jeans. I think it’s kind of trying to do that.” Read More...

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Wonder WomanCelebrities are always scrutinized for what they wear, and it seems that it’s even worse if you’re Wonder Woman. We’ve seen Adrianne-Palicki as Wonder-Woman in a shiny publicity shot and red-booted set photos, but there might be yet another outfit waiting to be unveiled.

According to TVLine, there’s a third outfit that has yet to be seen by the public and it should please fans.

“There was an initial outcry about the long pants – you know, skintight pants as opposed to those little shorts [worn by Lynda Carter in the original TV series],” said NBC president Robert Greenblatt. “But the shorts were always planned. They are actually used in the final confrontation when she beats Veronica Cale [played by Elizabeth Hurley].” Read More...

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Wonder WomanIf fan reaction to seeing actress Adrianne Palicki as Wonder Woman for the first time was a bit mixed, you might say it was completely because of the hero’s revamped costume. After all, that’s all there was to judge.

Whether you think Diana’s new duds were off-color or just a little too PVC, filming on the David E. Kelly-drafted NBC pilot is still full-steam ahead. And as production goes, so do local spies. One Daily BLAM! reader caught a glimpse (along with some shots and video) of the new Wonder Woman and her revised costume in action.

On the Hollywood Boulevard set of the developing show we can see some definite edits made to the rehashed costume. Read More...

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Wonder WomanDavid E. Kelley, the man behind the new “Wonder Woman” television series, has plenty to tell about getting involved with the project and how Adrianne Palicki was chosen for the lead role. For starters, he initially said "No" to the project.

In an interview with New York Magazine, Kelley discussed how he ended up changing his mind and taking on “Wonder Woman."

“When I started thinking about all the complications and potential layers to this superhero, I just got more and more intrigued,” Kelly said. “It was also something I was a little bit afraid of. That’s good, too. Any writer should get out of his or her comfort zone, and this was way outside of mine.” Read More...

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It was almost one month ago today that Adrianne Palicki was announced as the star of NBC's upcoming "Wonder Woman" television series, and this afternoon we received our first look at the "Friday Night Lights" actress in costume as DC's premiere superheroine.

Adrianne Palicki - Wonder Woman

The new image features Palicki clad in a skin-tight costume that samples from both modern and classic takes on the character, and has caused no small amount of discussion around the online world. Some love it, some hate it, and some are wondering how it's any worse (or better) than what she wears in the comic.

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Wonder WomanProduction began this week on the "Wonder Woman" television series starring Adrianne Palicki as DC's popular superheroine, and today we have our first look at her in costume!

The first look at Palicki as Wonder Woman (a.k.a. Diana Prince) was revealed on EW.com this afternoon, and it's sure to prompt a lot of discussion among hardcore comics fans and newcomers alike. In many ways, the costume looks to be influenced by the more modern versions of Wonder Woman's iconic costume, though there are certainly a few nods to the character's classic look.

You can check out the full image below, then be sure to let us know what you think of it. Expect to see a reader poll posted in the near future, too. Read More...

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"Wonder Woman" continues to barrel ahead toward the fall premiere of its pilot on NBC. With the key cast members now in place, production has begun on the kickoff episode for the David E. Kelley-produced TV series. Some new set photos show recently confirmed villainess Elizabeth Hurley as well as our first look at the show's logo.

The images come from Superhero Hype, which has a four-page gallery mostly showing Hurley being prepped for a scene.

The logo is a reformulation of ideas from previous designs, which should please fans of the DC Comics series. Read More...

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Spider-ManAre you a young photojournalist looking to land an amazing picture? Or perhaps an evil supervillain looking to find a wonderful hero to oppose? Well, today’s your lucky day. We now know where to find Spider-Man and Wonder Woman.

On Location Vacations, a website that collects filming locations for television and film productions, has revealed that the newest incarnations of both Spider-Man and Wonder Woman (Andrew Garfield and Adrianne Palicki, respectively) will be shooting in Los Angeles and New York very soon. Read More...

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Adrianne PalickiBy now you've probably heard the news: Adrianne Palicki is the new Wonder Woman. The "Friday Night Lights" actress was cast as the lead in NBC's upcoming "Wonder Woman" television series this week, making her one of the very short list of actresses to play DC's famous Amazon on the small screen.

But is she right for the role?

She appears to have many of the physical requirements for the character, but the recently revealed "Wonder Woman" casting sheet offers up a few more details about the story requirements for the role. Can you picture her as the "kick-ass superhero / powerful C.E.O. / vulnerable woman" the series calls for? We want to know what you think of the casting! Read More...

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