Why Kristen Wiig Is Perfect for Cheetah According to Wonder Woman 1984 Director

Why Kristen Wiig Is Perfect for Cheetah According to Wonder Woman 1984 Director
The announcement that well-known comedic actress Kristen Wiig will be playing the fierce, fighting villain role of Cheetah in the upcoming Wonder Woman 1984 was a surprising one. Having become renowned for her roles in such comedies such as Bridesmaids, the idea of Wiig taking on Gal Gadot's Amazonian warrior in a battle of fisticuffs was hard to picture. But, despite all of this, director Patty Jenkins always knew that Wiig would be perfect for the role.

"In the lore, Cheetah is often someone who's friends with Diana but jealous of her. And I feel like Kristen's playing a character who's both ends of the spectrum - she's your warm, funny friend who's kind and interesting and then can transform into something completely different. Yes, she happens to be a woman, but she's straight out of the Gene Hackman Superman school of great, funny, tremendous actors. I don't think
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