Panel from Wonder Woman #279, May 1981

Diana asking the real questions

Wonder Woman: The Contest

Illustration by Mike Deodato

Happy Birthday Lynda Carter (July 24, 1951)

"Wonder Woman really is a phenomenon unto herself, the show and the character really has a life of its’ own. She represented, uh, hope, I think, for young women, and she also represented for young men, mind you, which I get a lot of mail on, the type of, like the perfect woman, one that could be beautiful and smart and fun and strong."

Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman, 1970s

Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman, 1970s

Costume design sketch by Donfeld for the “Wonder Woman” ABC/CBS TV series, 1976-1979 (via)  

Lynda Carter in promotional photos for the Wonder Woman TV show c. 1970s

Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman, 1970s


Wonder Woman & Hawkgirl flying high.

—Wonder Woman #249 (1978) cover detail by Rich Buckler & Dick Giordano


Women of DC Comics circa 1967.

Wonder Woman issue# 269 (1980)

Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman, 1970s

Wonder Woman #207 (1973)

Original costumes worn by Lynda Carter (Wonder Woman), Adam West (Batman), Yvonne Craig (Batgirl), Christopher Reeve (Superman), Michelle Pfeiffer (Catwoman) and Burt Ward (Robin). By Chip Kidd