Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins in an interview with Entertainment Tonight, talks on the success of Wonder Woman, its sequel and the Academy Awards buzz that’s surrounding the film.
When talking about the critical and box office success for Wonder Woman, Jenkins goes on to say:
“It’s wonderful, it’s what you hope for,” Jenkins says of the film’s financial and critical success. “You work so hard on [films] for so long, everybody that makes them hopes for success in every way they can possibly get it. So it’s felt very lucky and incredible to get both.”
As for the Academy Awards buzz surrounding the film for Best Picture:
“It’s an amazing honor,” Jenkins says. “It was never what we thought. You don’t make a movie like this assuming it would happen so, wow, it is an honor.”
Regarding the film’s Sequel, Jenkins goes on to say:
“The most exciting thing about [the sequel] is literally seeing her loose in the world now, living those classic stories. Here’s Wonder Woman, and what can she do?” Jenkins adds. “It should be a totally different movie, but a grand and now full-blown Wonder Woman in the world.”
To read the full interview, head over to ETOnline.com.