Chris Pine Will Officially Play Wonder Woman's Love Interest!

by Zach Seemayer 7:20 PM PDT, July 29, 2015
Photo: Getty Images

Another Chris has officially joined the world of superhero films!

After months of negotiations, Chris Pine has officially signed on to star as Steve Trevor, Wonder Woman's love interest, in the upcoming Wonder Woman standalone film, The Wrap reports.

Chris will appear opposite Gal Gadot, who fans will first get to see kick ass as the iconic superheroine in the upcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.

WATCH: 'Suicide Squad' Cast Makes Surprise Appearance During 'Batman v Superman' Comic-Con Panel

With the Star Trek star's addition to the world of comic book movies, he joins several other notable actors named Chris, including:

- Chris Evans, who stars as Captain America and also played Johnny Storm in the Fantastic Four films.

- Chris Pratt, who plays the charming Star-Lord in Guardians of the Galaxy.

- Chris Hemsworth, who stars as the almighty Thor!

- Chris O'Donnell, who played Robin in Batman Forever and Batman and Robin.

- Christopher Reeves, who starred as Superman in the 1978 classic.

- Also The Dark Knight's Christian Bale (his friends probably call him Chris, so we're going to count it).

And those are just the heroes! Let's not forget Chris Cooper as Norman Oswald in The Amazing Spider-Man 2, or Chris Eccleston in Thor: The Dark World.

NEWS: Why Chris Pine is Perfect to Play Wonder Woman's Love Interest Steve Trevor!

But why stop there? There are a ton of other actors named Chris who would be a perfect fit in the world of superheroes. Here are three of our top choices:

Chris Messina


The Mindy Project star would be an awesome Harvey Dent in one of Batman's upcoming films.

Chris Gorham


The Covert Affairs star would be perfect as The Question, one of DC's more obscure-yet-amazing heroes who could totally rule in a standalone movie.

Chris Hardwick


Come on! Hasn't the guy earned it yet? His whole life is comic book movies. Let's make this happen already!

WATCH: 'Batman v. Superman' Trailer Is Officially Here!

We're glad to see Chris Pine jump on board the Wonder Woman movie, but the movie isn't hitting theaters until June 2017. Until then, you can get a glimpse of the Amazonian warrior woman in the trailer for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice below.