Actress Gal Gadot posted to her Facebook page a special thank you to fans for making Wonder Woman a box office success.

Gadot said: “I mean, you made this movie what it is. And your love and support for this character and for myself are not to be taken for granted.”

Wonder Woman director, Patty Jenkins, also thanked fans for the film’s success.

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Gal Gadot was first announced as Wonder Woman on December 5, 2013. However, it was mostly met with criticism and dismay as her previous credits – aside from the Fast and Furious films – were sparse. Nevertheless, upon Batman v Superman’s release, many a franchise fan and critic praised Gadot’s appearance as a highlight of the film.

 
 

Although a sequel to Wonder Woman has yet to be officially announced by Warner Bros, both Gal Gadot and director Patty Jenkins are expected to return.