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‘Wonder Woman’ Screenwriters and Plot Synopsis Revealed Ahead of San Diego Comic-Con

Zack Snyder received a story credit.

Wonder Woman

“Wonder Woman”

Warner Bros.

San Diego Comic-Con is coming up next week, and Warner Bros. has at last revealed which screenwriters are actually credited on Patty Jenkins’ upcoming comic-book film. Jason Fuches (“Pan,” “Ice Age: Continental Drift”) was previously thought to have written the final draft, but Allan Heinberg and Geoff Johns are now credited as having written it from a story by Zack Snyder and Heinberg. The studio has also revealed the film’s official synopsis (below).

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“Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Fighting alongside man in a war to end all wars, Diana will discover her full powers…and her true destiny.”

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Johns serves as Chief Creative Officer for DC Comics, in whose pages Wonder Woman first appeared; Heinberg’s past credits include “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Sex and the City” and “The O.C.” “Wonder Woman,” which is set to be released on June 2 of next year, is his first film credit.

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