Patty Jenkins, who at one point was set to direct Thor 2, takes over for Michelle MacLaren on Warner Bros.' Wonder Woman.
Focus Features is behind Patty Jenkins' comedy remake Jackpot, which follows four shady men who win a big sports betting pool.
Michel Hazanavicius takes home the top prize for The Artist, while Patty Jenkins wins for The Killing pilot episode.
The actress left due to creative differences, but may be back to direct a Marvel non-sequel.
Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, and Tom Hiddleston have also been confirmed for Marvel's superhero sequel.
The Monster director praises Marvel Studios for 'thinking outside the box' for its superhero sequel.
The Marvel Studios president reveals the story will center on Thor's relationships with Jane Foster and his father, Odin.
The Monster director appears to be the front-runner for the superhero sequel, which would be the first female-directed Marvel movie.