Wonder Woman 1984 to Simultaneously Debut on HBO Max and in Movie Theaters

After several Covid-related delays, superhero sequel will premiere on Dec. 25

Wonder Woman 1984 was originally supposed to come out last June but was delayed multiple times due to the pandemic. Warner Bros.

For the past several weeks, as Wonder Woman 1984 became the last blockbuster hopeful to remain on the theatrical schedule for the 2020 holiday season, the industry wondered if WarnerMedia would keep the film in theaters (possibly delaying its release until 2021) or opt to shift it to its upstart streaming service, HBO Max.

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