Gal Gadot delivers inspiring speech on gender equality at Critics' Choice Award

Gal Gadot delivers inspiring speech on gender equality at Critics' Choice Award

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Gal said, "The irony in this is that later I was cast as Wonder Woman and all the qualities that I looked for I found in her".

However, it was Gal Gadot that really took the spotlight when she collected the SeeHer award in a silver shimmering Prada number. When Gadot was originally announced as the recipient in December, the Association of National Advertisers - which sponsored the award - called her a "powerful voice advocating for women, not only on screen as the iconic Wonder Woman but in life as well".

Gadot recently wore the dress to the National Board of Review Awards in NY, where she and "Wonder Woman" director Patty Jenkins were given the Spotlight Award for their work on the film, the.

"We've been witnessing a movement in our industry and society and I want to share this award with all the women and men who stand for what's right", the actor added as she focused on the shift in the industry as a result of the #MeToo movement.

She continued, promising that she "will never be silenced".

2017's blockbuster film "Wonder Woman" has won the award for Best Action Movie at the 2018 Critics' Choice Awards.

Both Jenkins and Gadot are on board to return for Wonder Woman 2, which is scheduled to hit theaters November 1, 2019.

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