Israeli actress Gal Gadot will play Wonder Woman in the upcoming Batman vs. Superman movie planned for 2015, Entertainment Weekly reported on Wednesday.
Gadot is best known in the US for her role of Gisele Harrabo in three Fast and Furious films.
“Wonder Woman is arguably one of the most powerful female characters of all time and a fan favorite in the DC Universe,” director Zack Snyder said in a statement.
“Not only is Gal an amazing actress, but she also has that magical quality that makes her perfect for the role. We look forward to audiences discovering Gal in the first feature film incarnation of this beloved character,” he added.