Liz cast as ‘Wonder Woman’ villain

Updated: Mar 04, 2011, 13:39 PM IST

London: Elizabeth Hurley has landed a villainous role on the new ‘Wonder Woman’ TV pilot.

The 45-year-old, who has been in the news for her relationship with cricket legend Shane Warne, is returning to her thespian roots, reports the Daily Express.

After appearing in flicks including ‘Austin Powers’, ‘Bedazzled’ and ‘Serving Sara’, she is set to play a role of superhero proportions.

She took on to micro-blogging site Twitter to announce, “Thrilled to be doing the NBC pilot Wonder Woman. I’ll be playing the evil villain. Can’t wait.”