There aren’t many actresses out there who have the amount of popularity Gal Gadot has right now as the actress who is ruling the hearts of a lot of people out there is going to rule their minds even harder as we are going to listen to her voice for a character in Disney’s upcoming animated movie Ralph Breaks the Internet, which is the sequel of the first and very successful movie ‘Wreck-It Ralph’.
It was none other than Gal Gadot who shares the first look of the character she is playing the movie ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ and it did break the internet because of the popularity which Gal Gadot possesses right now and also the tremendous fan base this movie have outside in the world.
The role she is playing in the movie is of a racer of slaughter race and the name of her character is ‘Shank’. the first look of the character with the voice of Gal Gadot has been shared by the actress herself on her Instagram account and the video is right below and you can have a look at the character:
The actress was really excited in order to do the role as she likes animated movies a lot and thought it’ll be a great experience one also as we all know that the movie is quite good if we take the success of the first film in consideration.
Well, the voice over work fulfill all the expectations she had with this role as she wrote in the caption of the video you saw above,
Gal Gadot isn’t the only voice-over artist in the movie which is gaining a lot of attention as some notable stars of the Hollywood are part of this movie and some well-known and famous names are Alan Tudyk, Taraji P. Henson, and Alfred Molina.
The movie has been directed by Rich Moore and Phil Johnston, as a lot of expectations are in there with this movie as the first part of the movie ‘Wreck-It Ralph’ was a huge success as the movie won many nominations for the Golden Globe and Academy Awards.
Disney announced the signing of Gal Gadot for the role of Shank in the movie back in August and the news excited a lot of Gal Gadot fans out there and they are waiting excitedly for the movie and are really waiting for the release of the movie. The character of Shank has been explained by Gadot in an interview as she stated,
“Shank is amazing at driving cars and has this bad-girl vibe to her,” Gadot said. “But as the movie goes on you realize how fun, wise and warm she really is on the inside, which is what I like most about her.”
The reason for the selection of Gal Gadot for the voice of Shank was explained by the director of the movie Phil Johnston in a statement in which he clearly tells us the reason for their decision and also something about the character of Shank as he states,
“There’s so much texture to her voice and so much living in her voice, If Ralph is Vanellope’s big-brother figure, we wanted a big-sister figure. We wanted someone that Vanellope would look up to, and Gal is definitely someone kids—and a lot of adults I know—aspire to emulate. I can’t imagine anyone else embodying that part.”
The other director of the movie Rich Moore has suggested that the movie is going to show us a loving and emotional relationship between Vanellope and Shank as they will cross path in the game Slaughter Race. Moore suggested in his statement,
“She is the coolest character in this world of Slaughter Race, Shank’s lived a lot, she’s seen a lot, yet she’s got nothing but kindness in her heart — that’s the duality of that character.”
What do you think about the voice of Gal Gadot in the video and are you excited to see Shank in the voice of Gal Gadot in the movie Ralph Breaks the Internet, which is going to be released on November 21.