28 March 2013 4:38 PM, PDT | CineMovie | See recent CineMovie news »

DJ Cotrona and Adrianne Palicki, stars of G.I. Joe: Retaliation, both were once attached to play DC comic superheroes Superman and Wonder Woman, but both gigs were cancelled, so playing GI Joes certainly made up for it.  

DJ Cotrona and Adrianne Palicki  join Dwayne Johnson, Bruce Willis and Channing Tatum in the follow up to 2009’s G.I. Joe: Rise of the Cobra.  Before starring together in the action flick, the two met while a Justice League movie was under way with George Miller directing and Peter Jackson’s Weta company producing.  DJ was up for the role of Superman while Adrianne tested for Wonder Woman.  The DC comic book movie failed to materialize because of the Writer’s Strike in 2009, so DJ lost out donning a cape and spandex.  Adrianne went on to play Diana Prince/Wonder Woman in a television pilot

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