American Hustle

Was Gal Gadot actually underpaid for 'Wonder Woman'?

Was Gal Gadot actually underpaid for 'Wonder Woman'?

Does Wonder Woman pull down the same kind of coin as Superman?

An story published Monday picked up major heat by setting up the highly dubious comparison that Henry Cavill was paid $14 million for 2013's "Man of Steel" - his first outing as Superman - while Gal Gadot reportedly earned $300,000 for her titular debut in the current white-hot blockbuster "Wonder Woman." (Gadot's upfront salary was reported by Variety in 2014, via an Israeli entertainment show.)

After that story went viral, however, published an update to say that the outlet has been unable to confirm Cavill's $14 million payday, which was reported by Forbes in 2016 and...