From Cathy Lee Crosby to Gal Gadot, prominent actresses who played the iconic role of 'wonder woman'

Wonder Woman is one of the most loved female superheroes in the world. Check the list of actresses who have played the prominent role of Wonder Woman.

Wonder Woman’s character has been loved by millions across the globe. Check different actresses who

Hollywood's renowned actress, Gal Gadot, is creating a buzz with news of her starring in the direction of James Gunn and Peter Safran's Wonder Woman 3. This won't be Gadot's first time playing the iconic superhero, as she already portrayed Wonder Woman in the 2017 film.

Wonder Woman is one of the most celebrated female superheroes, capturing the hearts of millions worldwide. The superheroine made her debut in DC Comics in 1941, and since then, several famous Hollywood stars have taken on the role of Wonder Woman. Let's take a look at some of her most prominent past incarnations.

Cathy Lee Crosby (1974)

In 1974, Cathy Lee Crosby created history as the first actress to bring Wonder Woman to life in a live-action television series. Although her portrayal had a more cartoonish tone, she still portrayed a strong and capable hero.

Lynda Carter (1975-1979)

From 1975 to 1979, Lynda Carter portrayed Wonder Woman in the eponymous television series. Her rendition of the character is widely regarded as the most accurate one. She served as an inspiring example of strength, beauty, and compassion for an entire generation of young girls.

Adrianne Palicki (2011) 

A Wonder Woman television series pilot was made in 2011 by Ally McBeal creator David E. Kelley. The pilot was sadly not picked up by NBC, although it eventually appeared online. The pilot's noticeable divergence from the typical Wonder Woman origin surprised many. However, it was generally agreed that Adrianne Palicki was a good fit for the position.

Keri Russell (2009)

Keri Russell provided the voice for Wonder Woman in the 2009 animated direct-to-video movie "Wonder Woman." Her depiction was characterized by toughness and determination, and she infused the character with a lot of heart.

Gal Gadot (2017)

Gal Gadot left audiences in awe when she appeared as Wonder Woman in the 2017 film. Her portrayal of Wonder Woman in the DC Extended Universe films has earned high praise for its power and realism. She embodies a formidable warrior who also radiates compassion and benevolence. Now, there are speculations that she will also reprise the role in Wonder Woman 3.