10 Directors Warner Should Hire For Their DC Properties
Lexi Alexander's Wonder WomanAlexander hasn't been able to get work in mainstream Hollywood for two dumb, male-driven reasons. One, her dark and ferociously entertaining Punisher War Zone was unceremoniously dumped in December by Lionsgate with no promotion. And two, the former karate world champion (!) is notoriously outspoken about the lack of opportunities being given to women in the mainstream media. Wonder Woman is important not only because she's the premiere female hero, but because she needs to be completely distinct from her superhero counterparts. You shouldn't walk away from a Wonder Woman trailer thinking they've made just another superhero film. Alexander brings to the project the promise of grit, intensity, and a take-no-bullshit aggression.
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