Robin Wright

At 'Wonder Woman' premiere, forget girl power. It's about gender equality

At 'Wonder Woman' premiere, forget girl power. It's about gender equality

A makeshift bleacher brimming with fans fringed the blue carpet at Thursday night's world premiere of "Wonder Woman," a few brave women withstanding the cold to don the superhero's signature shoulder-baring costume.

The premiere, which was held in advance of the film’s cinematic release on June 2, kicked off outside of Hollywood's Pantages Theatre with appearances by stars Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, director Patty Jenkins and even a brief appearance by Lynda Carter, who starred as Wonder Woman in the '70s TV series.

Among the diverse crowd were a handful of men and women dressed in black T-shirts emblazoned with the unmistakable double W logo across the...

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