A couple of years ago when the first rumors that David E. Kelley and NBC were trying to reboot the classic ’70s series for the 2011/12 season surfaced we decided to campaign for Erica Durance because we all know that she is an incredibly talented actress that could easily channel everything that Wonder Woman represents.
To support the campaign our long time friend PJ drew the following artwork to support our efforts. At the end of the day we decided to ride a different road by using a manipulated photo of Erica as Wonder Woman (below) instead of this never used/never seen before artwork. (above)
Since then the Wonder Woman TV show talk has resurfaced when the CW’s president Mark Pedowitz told reporters after the network’s upfront presentation last month that work is still being done to bring Wonder Woman to the channel.
“It’s being redeveloped.”, he said. “We don’t want to produce something that doesn’t do the franchise justice… It’s the trickiest of all the DC characters.”
Is it? Really? Great! So here is our note to the powers that be…
“Dear CW, DC Comics and Warner Bros.,
Erica Durance is not Wonder Woman, but she sure looks the part. Just saying…”