Gal Gadotknown for its role as Wonder Womanrecently spoke about the highly anticipated Cleopatra remake in an interview with Flaunt. The film, announced in 2020, was delayed due to strikes by actors and writers, but now appears ready to move forward.
Gadot underlined the importance of not rushing the project, calling it an “ambitious challenge” that requires “a lot of attention and care”. The superstar praised the writers working on the script, especially the team of Laeta Kalogridis, and expressed his desire to pay homage to Cleopatra, an “incredible, iconic and legendary” figure.
The film still doesn’t have a release date, and in the meantime, there’s been conflicting news regarding the future of Wonder Woman 3.
Cleopatra: The Challenge of the Remake
Bringing Cleopatra back to the big screen is no small task. Gadot described the project as an “ambitious challenge,” stressing the importance of not rushing the process. The superstar acknowledged that the film requires “a lot of attention and care”, as she is an “incredible, iconic and legendary” figure.
The film has been delayed due to strikes by SAG actors and WGA writers, but now looks ready to move forward. Gadot praised the writers working on the script, especially the team of Laeta Kalogridis, who wrote a “beautiful screenplay”.
Cleopatra: An Incredible Woman
Cleopatra continues to be a fascinating figure in popular culture. Her intelligence, her charm, and her political savvy make her a complex and fascinating figure. Gadot expressed a desire to pay homage to this extraordinary woman, seeking to capture the essence of her personality and her realm.
Gal Gadot come Cleopatra
Gadot’s interpretation of Cleopatra promises to be unique. Known for her strength and her charisma, Gadot could bring a fresh perspective to the character, celebrating her independence and her leadership. It will be interesting to see how the actress balances the character’s historicity with a fresh take.
- Director: Kari Skogland
- Cleopatra: Gal Gadot
- Production: Patty Jenkins, Charles Roven, Gal Gadot, Laeta Kalogridis, Jaron Varsano
- Film script: Gal Gadot, Laeta Kalogridis