Followers within the US can watch Marvel Girl 1984 on HBO Max (Image: AP)
Marvel Girl 1984 will probably be launched in cinemas and on HBO Max this Christmas.
The sequel, starring Gal Gadot because the titular superhero, has been repeatedly delayed by the pandemic.
Warner Media has now introduced that the movie, directed by Patty Jenkins, will probably be obtainable to look at each on the large display screen and HBO’s shiny new on-line streaming service on December 25.
It may be streamed ‘at no further price’ for the primary month of the movie’s launch…in the event you’re within the US.
Each Gal and Patty commented on the choice on social media, with Gal saying in a tweeted assertion: ‘It wasn’t a straightforward choice and we by no means thought we’d have to carry onto the discharge for such a very long time however Covid rocked all of our worlds.
‘We really feel the film has by no means been so related and we hope that it’ll carry some pleasure, hope and like to your hearts’.
Warner Media CEO Jason Kilar said in a statement: ‘We’re, in fact, in a unprecedented second. This entails a patchwork of laws, geographic concerns and, most significantly, fan preferences.
‘With that in thoughts, we see a chance to do one thing firmly centered on the followers: give them the ability to decide on between going to their native cinema or opening on HBO Max. Tremendous-fans will doubtless select each. This unbelievable film will probably be obtainable each methods on the very same day.
‘We’re dedicated to the theatrical expertise and we imagine giving exhibitors a film of this nature is essential proper now. We imagine in theaters as a result of tons of of thousands and thousands of followers all over the world worth going to the films. And for so long as followers hunt down the theatrical expertise, we will probably be there to serve them with nice films in partnership with exhibitors. Collectively, the followers get to determine these items, as they need to.
‘Getting again to Marvel Girl 1984, we imagine this choice will carry a number of advantages. The primary and most essential profit is to the followers within the type of unprecedented alternative from day one. The second profit is to the exhibitors, offering an eagerly anticipated film at a much-needed time whereas they take precautions of their operations. Lastly, we imagine that our artistic companions and ourselves will profit from this choice, within the type of fan response each theatrically and by way of HBO Max within the U.S.’
The movie additionally stars Chris Pine as Steve Trevor, and Kristen Wiig as Cheetah.
Marvel Girl 1984 is out Christmas Day.