Beyonce Will Be 'Wonder Woman'?

Posted by No_Name_ (17403 posts) - - Show Bio


  I am unsure of just how much of this I believe and I admit I am reluctant over the news. According to a report from comicbookmovie.com; R&B/pop singer Beyonce will play the role of Wonder Woman in an upcoming film. in a recent press conference the R&B star announced that she would be taking on the role of the iconic comic book character and she has already met with screenwriters Stuart Beatti and David Elliot (GI Joe: Rise of Cobra) as well as director John Moore (Max Payne). If everything goes as planned, filming should start mid 2010 and would be released in late 2011.

News of the pop singer taking on the role of the iconic super-heroine has been circling the web this morning, yet all articles cite one source. I for one am a bit reluctant to believe that comicbookmovie.com were the only ones present at the press conference, which is why I am not taking this very seriously. In the event that the rumors are in fact true, the question remains why would Warner Brothers get the guys that wrote GI Joe to write their Wonder Woman film? How do you guys feel about the prospect of Beyonce as Wonder Woman? If you could get anyone to write and direct the upcoming film, who would it be?
#1 Posted by Vance Astro (91196 posts) - - Show Bio

LOL...Go B.

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#2 Posted by Vade Narth (294 posts) - - Show Bio

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Where's that Epic Fail picture when I need it

#3 Posted by biggkeem89 (1421 posts) - - Show Bio

I just got a scary "Halle Berry, Catwoman" feeling about this. I love B, but this is scary
#4 Posted by RedK (2521 posts) - - Show Bio

NO times infinity

#5 Posted by ryanwh (373 posts) - - Show Bio

Its really brave of them to cast someone like this in a lead role.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
An older woman who can't act. That's cutting edge.

#6 Posted by dondasch (926 posts) - - Show Bio

Beyonce as Wonder Woman would be an Epic fail disaster.  Not putting much stock into comicbookmovie's report but there are so many reasons this is wrong it would take longer to write down than I have time.

#7 Posted by Green ankh (998 posts) - - Show Bio

F*%k no !!!!! 
 
What a slap in the face for any WW fan. the least they can do is get someone who act and dosent have a big ASS.
#8 Posted by EisforExtinction (1909 posts) - - Show Bio

Imagine if Jay-Z did the title theme. Oh man, this has the possibility of being great.

#9 Posted by Nort (50 posts) - - Show Bio

WTF? I'm not even a Wonder Women fan and this offends me.

#10 Posted by .Mistress Redhead. (27115 posts) - - Show Bio
@biggkeem89 said:
" I just got a scary "Halle Berry, Catwoman" feeling about this. I love B, but this is scary "
agreed
#11 Edited by Agent Buttons (13479 posts) - - Show Bio

 
  
....OH MY GOD

#12 Edited by ~The Wanderer~ (34405 posts) - - Show Bio

I'd watch it...pretty much the way you suddenly can't look away when a car crashes next to you.

#13 Posted by dbluejays1990 (48 posts) - - Show Bio

A good looking tan wonder woman,she's hot but to play wonder woman,I think lynda carter still looks ok for her age try her,but I guess Is a young world.
#14 Posted by Mr Creesy (844 posts) - - Show Bio
@Green ankh said:
"F*%k no !!!!!  What a slap in the face for any WW fan. the least they can do is get someone who act and dosent have a big ASS. "

What a hater you are. Last I checked WW had a big a**. Who doesn't like a BIG a** on a beautiful woman? What's wrong with you?
#15 Posted by speedlgt (2109 posts) - - Show Bio

NO 
will smith is NOT cap
and Beyonce is not Wonder woman.
 
Lets move on.

#16 Posted by Mr Creesy (844 posts) - - Show Bio
@Nort said:
"WTF? I'm not even a Wonder Women fan and this offends me. "

Offended? What's to get offended for? I hope you don't say because she is black. Then I'll get offended.
#17 Posted by Namor1987 (1886 posts) - - Show Bio

Hell Beyonce is black no offense & Wonder Woman was like white as hell can we sayy angry fan Im black & WW doesnt matter to me so oh well. GJ DC give Marvel the upperhand yay Marvel lol
#18 Posted by Lord's Angel (1093 posts) - - Show Bio

Agree....I confirm that B is black.

#19 Posted by Feral Nova (46612 posts) - - Show Bio

>_> .................. please no T_T 
 
I think Beyonce is awesome but.... not to play a Super hero v_v stick with singing! Let the actors to the acting, please!

#20 Posted by Nort (50 posts) - - Show Bio
@Mr Creesy said:
" @Nort said:
"WTF? I'm not even a Wonder Women fan and this offends me. "
Offended? What's to get offended for? I hope you don't say because she is black. Then I'll get offended. "
I'm offened because she's a bad actor.
#21 Posted by Darkchild (40624 posts) - - Show Bio
@Mr Creesy said:
" @Nort said:
"WTF? I'm not even a Wonder Women fan and this offends me. "
Offended? What's to get offended for? I hope you don't say because she is black. Then I'll get offended. "

No but it offends me when directors are stupid an cast people with no credible acting careers. Beyonce is a HORRIBLE actress who is aonly bearable when shes in a comedy, and only then. 

And yes before you crucify me I have seen her other movies and I still think shes a horrible actress.

Wonder Woman is one of the staples of DC comics why would they want to f@#k something up so bad as casting Beyonce as WW. F@#king morons

#22 Posted by speedlgt (2109 posts) - - Show Bio
@Mr Creesy said:
" @Nort said:
"WTF? I'm not even a Wonder Women fan and this offends me. "
Offended? What's to get offended for? I hope you don't say because she is black. Then I'll get offended. "
I think the offense has to do with not staying true to the character (ethnicity included) any other ethnicity would get the same response. 
I am sure that the black community of comic fans would be offended if spawn, luke cage, or black panther were given silver screen treatment only to be portrayed by an actor that was not black. 
#23 Posted by Darkchild (40624 posts) - - Show Bio
@speedlgt said:
" @Mr Creesy said:
" @Nort said:
"WTF? I'm not even a Wonder Women fan and this offends me. "
Offended? What's to get offended for? I hope you don't say because she is black. Then I'll get offended. "
I think the offense has to do with not staying true to the character (ethnicity included) any other ethnicity would get the same response.  I am sure that the black community of comic fans would be offended if spawn, luke cage, or black panther were given silver screen treatment only to be portrayed by an actor that was not black.  "

Cause then it would be a spoof and would turn more into a comedy. Cause frankly if BLACK panther was a pale white dude in a movie i couldnt stop laughing in the theater
#24 Posted by Lord's Angel (1093 posts) - - Show Bio

Isn't WW suppose to be kinda Greekish? Why not find a Greek woman to play her.

#25 Posted by Crazy Pan (708 posts) - - Show Bio

*slits wrists* I hate life.

#26 Posted by No_Name_ (17403 posts) - - Show Bio
@EisforExtinction said:
" Imagine if Jay-Z did the title theme. Oh man, this has the possibility of being great. "
Executive producer Sean Carter.
 
Hilarious.
#27 Posted by Darkchild (40624 posts) - - Show Bio
@Crazy Pan said:
" *slits wrists* I hate life. "

Now remember, Down not across
#28 Posted by TheBug (1111 posts) - - Show Bio

And thus another film to join Electra and Catwoman in the hall of female superhero epic fails.

#29 Posted by Mr Creesy (844 posts) - - Show Bio
@speedlgt said:
" @Mr Creesy said:
" @Nort said:
"WTF? I'm not even a Wonder Women fan and this offends me. "
Offended? What's to get offended for? I hope you don't say because she is black. Then I'll get offended. "
I think the offense has to do with not staying true to the character (ethnicity included) any other ethnicity would get the same response.  I am sure that the black community of comic fans would be offended if spawn, luke cage, or black panther were given silver screen treatment only to be portrayed by an actor that was not black.  "

I guess I jumped the race card too soon. My bad, I agree with you 100%. Clint Eastwood playing Black Panther would be a sight to see though.
#30 Posted by speedlgt (2109 posts) - - Show Bio
@Lord's Angel said:
" Isn't WW suppose to be kinda Greekish? Why not find a Greek woman to play her. "
the best solution
#31 Posted by Crazy Pan (708 posts) - - Show Bio
@Darkchild said:
" @Crazy Pan said:
" *slits wrists* I hate life. "
Now remember, Down not across "
Noted! *cutcutcutcut*!!
#32 Posted by The Hottness (4226 posts) - - Show Bio
@.Mistress Redhead. said:
" @biggkeem89 said:
" I just got a scary "Halle Berry, Catwoman" feeling about this. I love B, but this is scary "
agreed "

ditto
#33 Posted by Nano (836 posts) - - Show Bio

Hey look at the good point. ten years from now we will get an awesome remake.

#34 Posted by Darkchild (40624 posts) - - Show Bio
@Mr Creesy said:
" @speedlgt said:
" @Mr Creesy said:
" @Nort said:
"WTF? I'm not even a Wonder Women fan and this offends me. "
Offended? What's to get offended for? I hope you don't say because she is black. Then I'll get offended. "
I think the offense has to do with not staying true to the character (ethnicity included) any other ethnicity would get the same response.  I am sure that the black community of comic fans would be offended if spawn, luke cage, or black panther were given silver screen treatment only to be portrayed by an actor that was not black.  "
I guess I jumped the race card too soon. My bad, I agree with you 100%. Clint Eastwood playing Black Panther would be a sight to see though. "

Wants to say something but Hawk clamps his hands around his mouth

SHUT UP DC!!!

#35 Posted by srs bsns (53 posts) - - Show Bio
#36 Posted by Darkchild (40624 posts) - - Show Bio
@srs bsns said:
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LOL

#37 Posted by TheOmegaMan (165 posts) - - Show Bio

Yucky

#38 Posted by StrongestOneThereIs (6490 posts) - - Show Bio
@ryanwh said:
" Its really brave of them to cast someone like this in a lead role.          An older woman who can't act. That's cutting edge. "
LOL!
I'm with ya
#39 Posted by _Sojourn_ (19243 posts) - - Show Bio

WHY WORLD WHY? 
 
THIS IS SUCH A BAD DECISION...Can you say Dragonball Evolution? I LOVES ME SOME Beyonce' but, this is sooooooo wrong on sooooo many levels... 
 
AAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGRRRRRRRRRRRR
#40 Posted by James Proudstar (103 posts) - - Show Bio

hell no!!!! 
what the f*ck are they thinking??!!
#41 Posted by FrischDVH (604 posts) - - Show Bio

If it was a choice between her or Megan Fox....go with Beyonce.

#42 Posted by StrongestOneThereIs (6490 posts) - - Show Bio
@speedlgt said:
" @Mr Creesy said:
" @Nort said:
"WTF? I'm not even a Wonder Women fan and this offends me. "
Offended? What's to get offended for? I hope you don't say because she is black. Then I'll get offended. "
I think the offense has to do with not staying true to the character (ethnicity included) any other ethnicity would get the same response.  I am sure that the black community of comic fans would be offended if spawn, luke cage, or black panther were given silver screen treatment only to be portrayed by an actor that was not black.  "
what race do u think WW is?
#43 Posted by Nova`Prime` (4165 posts) - - Show Bio
@Mr Creesy: Clint gets a pass cause he's just bad ass... he can play any color
#44 Posted by Insulinfunk (1 posts) - - Show Bio

I think the Comic Book Movie article is just poorly written. I almost posted this on my site before re-reading it and determining Beyonce merely said she was "in talks" with the people behind the film about possibly playing her. 

#45 Posted by geodoc (270 posts) - - Show Bio

She just doesn't fit the character.  Wonderwoman is tough as hell and she looks it.  Beyonce doesn't.
#46 Posted by StrongestOneThereIs (6490 posts) - - Show Bio
@Nova`Prime` said:
" @Mr Creesy: Clint gets a pass cause he's just bad ass... he can play any color "
Dang Skippy!
#47 Posted by WesleyThomas (1 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm sure the person was offended more at the fact the person cast was a singer that has yet to prove her acting chops, so don't scream racism. And, anyway, imagine the outcry that would occur if a white person was cast as Blade. You know that'd never fly, right? People don't want characters they know and love to change drastically in personality or appearance.

#48 Posted by speedlgt (2109 posts) - - Show Bio
@StrongestOneThereIs said:
" @speedlgt said:
" @Mr Creesy said:
" @Nort said:
"WTF? I'm not even a Wonder Women fan and this offends me. "
Offended? What's to get offended for? I hope you don't say because she is black. Then I'll get offended. "
I think the offense has to do with not staying true to the character (ethnicity included) any other ethnicity would get the same response.  I am sure that the black community of comic fans would be offended if spawn, luke cage, or black panther were given silver screen treatment only to be portrayed by an actor that was not black.  "
what race do u think WW is? "
not human and there is only ONE race. the Human Race.
it has more to do with how she is depicted in comics rather then what ethnicity. she should appear Greek but is often shown appearing as an Anglo American. 
#49 Posted by Vance Astro (91196 posts) - - Show Bio
@StrongestOneThereIs said:
" @speedlgt said:
" @Mr Creesy said:
" @Nort said:
"WTF? I'm not even a Wonder Women fan and this offends me. "
Offended? What's to get offended for? I hope you don't say because she is black. Then I'll get offended. "
I think the offense has to do with not staying true to the character (ethnicity included) any other ethnicity would get the same response.  I am sure that the black community of comic fans would be offended if spawn, luke cage, or black panther were given silver screen treatment only to be portrayed by an actor that was not black.  "
what race do u think WW is? "
She's depicted as white\greek but she's technically not a woman or even a person for that matter.
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#50 Posted by Decept-O (7275 posts) - - Show Bio

comicbookmovienews.com must really be scraping to have people visit their site.  Heck, we're talking about this crap--AGAIN--and I've mentioned them, so mission accomplished on their part.   
 
No way.  No, no, no, no.  No.  Rumor or not, I don't care that Beyonce thinks she could do it most people know better.    
Go after a different character Beyonce.  You're hot and all but you're NOT Wonder Woman.   
So tired of some celebrities trying to get roles clearly they have no business getting.  *cough* Nic Cage *cough*

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