“My Unexpected Reaction: Gal Gadot’s Excitement Over Landing Wonder Woman Role in Batman v Superman”

Gal Gadot is gearing up for her first appearance as Wonder Woman in Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice in a few weeks. During an interview with Ellen DeGeneres, the actress admitted that she completely lost her cool when she found out she got the role. Despite being on a plane at the time, the 30-year-old couldn’t contain her excitement and let out a scream of joy. Check out the video below for more details.

Debut: Gal Gadot revealed on Tuesday to Ellen DeGeneres that she was totally uncool when she landed the role of Wonder Woman in Batman v Superman

First Appearance: During an interview with Ellen DeGeneres, Gal Gadot shared that she was anything but calm when she found out she would be playing Wonder Woman in Batman v Superman. The actress admitted that after auditioning for director Zack Snyder, she had to wait two long weeks before even knowing what role she was being considered for. “I had no idea what I was auditioning for – they kept it top secret,” revealed the Israeli star. When Zack Snyder finally revealed the truth, Gal had to mask her excitement and play it cool.

Big call: The 30-year-old told the talk show host that she screamed when she heard that she was cast as the iconic female superhero - even though she was on an aircraft at the time

In a surprising revelation, the 30-year-old actress shared with the talk show host her reaction upon learning she had been chosen to play the iconic female superhero. Despite being on an aircraft at the time, she couldn’t contain her excitement and let out a scream of joy. Recalling the moment she received the news, she humorously mentioned that her initial reaction was to try and act cool about it. Despite her regular travels between Los Angeles and Tel Aviv, where she calls home, the actress expressed her overwhelming excitement upon hearing she had secured the role. She described how she was bombarded with missed calls from her agents the moment her plane landed, and the rush of emotions she felt upon finally getting the confirmation of landing the part.

Life changer: She told Ellen that when the film's director Zack finally filled her in on what she was auditioning for, she had to pretend to play it cool

Game-changer: Chatting with Ellen, she mentioned how the director Zack surprised her with the audition details, forcing her to act nonchalant. The stunning brunette, who shared with Glamour the intense process of gaining 17lbs of muscle for the part, proudly showcased her toned body on the talk show. Sporting a tight white top paired with bold Superman-red palazzo pants, she rocked a chic high ponytail that highlighted her flawless complexion and lovely features.

Screamed: The Furious 7 star - who travels between Los Angeles and her home in Tel Aviv, Israel - refreshingly said that she showed her unbridled excitement when she finally got the news she had  the part

Shouted: The Furious 7 actress, who splits her time between Los Angeles and her hometown in Tel Aviv, Israel, excitedly revealed that she couldn’t contain her joy upon hearing that she had landed the role.

Athletic: She wore a figure-hugging white scoop neck top, which she teamed with palazzo pants which were in Superman red

Sporty: She rocked a form-fitting white scoop neck shirt paired with bold palazzo pants in a vibrant shade of Superman red.

Love of her life: Gal told Ellen that as a parent of a four-year-old daughter, called Alma, she's happy to be playing a strong-female role model

The woman shared with Ellen that she considers her four-year-old daughter Alma to be the most important person in her life. As a parent, she takes pride in being a positive female role model for her daughter.

In a conversation with Ellen, Gal shared how as a mother of a four-year-old daughter named Alma, she takes pride in portraying a strong female role model. She mentioned that Alma has visited her on set multiple times and once even questioned if wearing a tiara made her a Queen, prompting Gal to explain the concept of playing dress-up. Alma is fond of dressing up and princesses, as highlighted during a storytelling session where she expressed admiration for the bravery of Princes but dismissed Princesses as doing nothing except falling asleep. Gal found comfort in knowing that her role as Wonder Woman was positively influencing her daughter. Pronounced “Gah-dote,” Gal is set to star in her own Wonder Woman film releasing in June 2017, following her appearance alongside Batman and Superman in the film released in March 2016.

Superhero: She will be seen on screen opposite Ben Affleck's Batman and Henry Cavill's Superman, released on March 25 this year

Superhero: You can catch her on the big screen alongside Ben Affleck’s Batman and Henry Cavill’s Superman in the movie set to be released on March 25th of this year.

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