New Photos Of Elizabeth Banks As Rita Repulsa

In a little under four months, the Haim Saban’s Power Rangers film will hit theaters, and just in time, we have new pictures of the antagonist in all of her glory, Rita Repulsa. The Power Rangers Twitter and Facebook has started the #RepulsaTakesOver campaign to build hype for the upcoming movie and also get the promo pictures out for the humanoid sorceress. 


The original character, played by Machiko Soga and voiced by Barbara Goodson, was created for the Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers show that ran from 1993-1996. Rita is one of the most known, and infamous, villain in the Power Rangers universe.

Saban’s Power Rangers follows five ordinary teens who must become something extraordinary when they learn that their small town of Angel Grove – and the world – is on the verge of being obliterated by an alien threat. Chosen by destiny, our heroes quickly discoverer they are the only ones who save the planet. But to do so, they will have to overcome their real-life issues and before it’s too late, band together as the Power Rangers.

Power Rangers, directed by Dean Israelite, starring Dacre Montgomery, Naomi Scott, RJ Cyler, Becky G, Ludi Lin, Bryan Cranston, Elizabeth Banks and Bill Hader, will be released in theaters on March 24, 2017.