HBO Max announced that fans can watch “Wonder Woman 1984” with Director Patty Jenkins and star Gal Gadot who will be streaming the highly anticipated movie, along with fans, on Saturday, Dec. 26. The live streamed event will begin at 3 p.m. PT/6 p.m. ET, exclusively on Twitter.
“Wonder Woman 1984” will be available on HBO Max starting at 9 a.m. PT/ 12 p.m. ET on Dec. 25, the same day as its U.S. theatrical release. The film will be available on the platform for 31 days. This is the first of an many releases slated to be released on the platform concurrent with their theatrical releases throughout 2021, all at no extra cost to subscribers.
“Wonder Woman 1984” was originally scheduled to be released in the United States on June 5, 2020 by Warner Bros. Pictures in RealD 3D, Dolby Cinema, IMAX, and IMAX 3D. It has since been rescheduled twice due to increasing concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic. The first rescheduling had the movies premier date on Oct. 2, 2020. It has since been rescheduled again for Dec. 25, 2020
“WW84” is the sequel to 2017’s “Wonder Woman” and the ninth installment in the DC Extended Universe (DCEU). The film is directed by Patty Jenkins from a script she wrote with Geoff Johns and David Callaham, and a story by Johns and Jenkins. It stars Gal Gadot as Diana Prince / Wonder Woman, alongside Chris Pine, Kristen Wiig, Pedro Pascal, Robin Wright, and Connie Nielsen in supporting roles. Set in 1984, during the Cold War, the film follows Diana as she faces off against Maxwell Lord and Cheetah.