Get ready to salute an all-new star-spangled heroine.
Kelley obviously has a lot of trust in the up-and-coming Palicki - not only will she allegedly be playing three different roles in the series (corporate CEO Diana Themyscira, Themyscira's "assistant" Diana Prince, and the titular Wonder Woman - shades of Christan Bale's multiple personality Batman), but she was also, reportedly, the only actress Kelley considered for the part. (But don't they always say that?)
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Palicki got an immediate vote of confidence: None other than the original television Wonder Woman, Lynda Carter, tweeted her congratulations immediately following the announcement.
The series is being developed by NBC.