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Kristen Wiig will star in 'Wonder Woman' sequel as The Cheetah, Patty Jenkins confirms

Kristen Wiig will star in 'Wonder Woman' sequel as The Cheetah, Patty Jenkins confirms

Patty Jenkins has confirmed what the internet has been whispering for about a week. Kristen Wiig has signed on to play classic DC Comics villain The Cheetah in "Wonder Woman's" soon-to-be-in-production 2019 sequel.

The director verified the news on social media, tweeting that she's excited for the casting and can't wait to work with Wiig on her transformation into one of Wonder Woman's greatest adversaries.

Other rumors are swirling around the highly-anticipated Warner Bros./DC Entertainment sequel, including a potential setting in the '80s during the Cold War and Chris Pine's possible return as Steve Trevor (perhaps in a flashback). But Wiig's casting is the first...

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