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'Wonder Woman' Has Officially Cast Connie Nielsen As The Titular Heroine's Mother

We finally know who’s going to be playing the titular heroine’s mother in the Wonder Woman film. For months now, rumors have been swirling about who might play Queen Hippolyta, the mother and creator (depending on which origin story you prefer) of Wonder Woman, and ruler of the Amazons. 174 more words


Hippolyta Steps Forth

Danish actress Connie Nielsen has been officially cast in the iconic role of Hippolyta, Themysciran Queen and mother to Wonder Woman. Connie Nielsen is best known for her role as Lucilla in Ridley Scott’s “ 178 more words


Hippolyta Cast for the Wonder Woman Film!

Remember Connie Nielsen?


The Following? The Boss? Devil’s Advocate?

Oh yeah!

According to The Hollywood Reporter, she’s been cast as Hippolyta in the Wonder Woman film. 113 more words

Comic Book News

Connie Nielsen Set to Play Queen Hippolyta in 'Wonder Woman'

Warner Bros.‘ Wonder Woman movie has been shooting in the UK for a couple months now. However, the highly anticipated superhero film has now cast a prominent role – Diana Prince’s mother, … 208 more words

Movie News

The Restless Hero: The Bull from the Sea

Review: The Bull from the Sea, by Mary Renault
Vintage/Random, 1990. 343 pp. $16

Toward the end of his life, the hero warrior-king Theseus tries to come to terms with the destruction of what he loves most. 657 more words

Reviews And Columns

Classic Wonder Woman: Wonder Woman (Vol 2) #139

Raise your swords and ready your shields as we march into yet another instalment of “Classic Wonder Woman” Precinct1313’s weekly comic cover countdown to the 75th anniversary of the ultimate Amazon warrior. 370 more words


Midsummer Night's Dream: Theseus

A lot of contemporary readers, if not most, tend to be uncomfortable with Theseus; he seems to embody The Man (in a 1970s authoritative way, not in a 20-aughts you-the-man kind of way), yet in a lot of ways, I think we’re meant to see him as an ideal ruler. 1,221 more words