The filmmaker revealed this week to Playboy that the DC actress was thrust upon her and went against her initial wishes.
Before the filmmaker swooped in to catapult Diana to new heights, Charles Roven explained how convoluted Warner Brothers and DC were in the screenplay process.
With Natalie Portman pushing for the filmmaker's inclusion in the 2013 Marvel installment, the Wonder Woman director opened up about her plans for the movie.
The filmmaker discussed potential timelines for a DC sequel and looked back on what might have been with Marvel in Thor: The Dark World.
The 36-year old has floated the idea on social media as the Beauty and the Beast star is on location shooting a brand new remake of a classic.
Breaking the mold as the first woman to take charge of a major superhero blockbuster, Jenkins sought to follow in the footsteps of Richard Donner’s Man of Steel.