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Elizabeth Hurley May Play Veronica Cale on 'Wonder Woman'

March 4, 2011 (5:00 am) GMT
Shortly after the actress shared the news about her casting, a casting call sheet leaks the details of her villainous role.

has landed a villainous role on the new "Wonder Woman" TV pilot by David E. Kelley. The British star made the announcement on her Twitter account on Thursday, March 3, writing "Thrilled to be doing the NBC pilot Wonder Woman. I'll be playing the evil villain. Can't wait."

Along with her tweet came new details about her evil role. E! Online reported that she would portray Veronica Cale who, according to the casting call, is "beautiful, highly-educated, highly accomplished". She runs one of the biggest pharmaceutical companies in the country, but she's afflicted with the serious deep-seated Wonder Woman envy.

Further in the breakdown, "Whatever she is, or will be in life...she'll never be her. And it causes her innards to rot. She loves men, but likes women. There might be an unstated chemistry between her and Wonder Woman, at least on her side."

The casting is not yet 100 percent official but if it's a deal then it marks her first acting role since the release of "Method" in 2004. stars as the heroine.

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