12 Latinas We Would Cast As the New Wonder Woman

Word on the street is our favorite superheroine Wonder Woman could be hitting the big screen, if Hollywood could stop giving excuses. According to USA Today, the these excuses include that she's too Amazonian and too feminist; the movie would be a bust at the box office; her storyline isn't interesting enough and her attire is too "skimpy" for action-packed scenes. 

Kristy Guevara-Flanagan, the filmmaker who created Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines and the Wonder City game, said "Female heroes are scarcely seen on screen, even rarer if you subtract all the Disney princesses. Wonder Woman is an obvious choice for a female superhero film, yet she has been overlooked for decades."

We couldn't agree more! And seeing that one of the most iconic Wonder Woman portrayals came from Latina Lynda Carter, we're apt to put another in the limelight. Here are 12 Latinas we believe would fit the role just right:

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Priscilla Rodriguez, Senior Editor

Priscilla Rodriguez is Latina.com’s Senior Editor. She provides coverage on nearly every topic with a focus on celebrity entertainment. Before hitting the pavement at Latina, Priscilla worked for various outlets including Teen.com, InStyle and Us Weekly. You can follow her on Twitter @priscilrodrig.

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