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It's "About Time" A Movie Like "Wonder Woman" Was A Massive Hit

From one wonder woman to another.

Posted on July 22, 2017, at 2:09 p.m. ET

Sigourney Weaver has built a celebrated career by playing powerful and resilient characters.

Sigourney Weaver at San Diego Comic-Con on July 21, 2017.
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Sigourney Weaver at San Diego Comic-Con on July 21, 2017.

There's Ripley in the Alien franchise.

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Dian Fossey in Gorillas in the Mist.

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Dana Barrett in both Ghostbusters films.

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And Dr. Grace Augustine in Avatar, just to name a few.

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She's currently promoting her newest role in forthcoming series Marvel's The Defenders, in which she plays another intriguing character, the mysterious Alexandra.

Weaver with the cast of Marvel's The Defenders in BuzzFeed's Comic-Con suite on July 21.
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Weaver with the cast of Marvel's The Defenders in BuzzFeed's Comic-Con suite on July 21.

Speaking with BuzzFeed News about her storied career during San Diego Comic-Con this week, Weaver commented on the history-making runaway success of Wonder Woman.

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Wonder Woman is a character cut from the same cloth as so many of the iconic women Weaver has played and the actor said she couldn't be more thrilled about the film's success.

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