Posts Tagged ‘cbs’

The Rumors Are True: Supergirl Is Moving To The CW

by Peter Paltridgeon May 12, 2016
The announcement came from Warner Bros. Television this afternoon: Supergirl has been renewed for a second season, but that season will air on The CW, not CBS. Supergirl was originally pitched to The CW but they turned it down. While it registered as the #1 new CBS drama and the fourth most popular new show […]

Supergirl Could Be Renewed, But Not In Its Present Form

by Peter Paltridgeon May 5, 2016
Supergirl, CBS’s big entry into the growing field of superhero TV, debuted strong last fall, but its numbers gradually settled into average territory. While those ratings would still good enough for any average CBS program, these aren’t ordinary circumstances — its price tag is around $3 million an episode. The more expensive a show is, […]


“Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle” Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson April 12, 2016 reports that Warner Bros. is bringing Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle: Season 1 to DVD. The 1976 animated TV series is based on the classic series of books by Edgar Rice Burroughs, it chronicles the legendary Ape Man and his pet monkey N’kima in adventures throughout the jungle. Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle was […]

Here’s How The Flash Arrives On “Supergirl”

by Peter Paltridgeon March 9, 2016
A few weeks ago it was announced that Barry Allen of The CW’s The Flash would be hopping networks for one hour and guest-starring on CBS’s Supergirl. At the time no one knew why or how. Now reports that Barry will arrive in Supergirl’s neck of the woods via….complete accident, basically. It turns out […]


Networks Collide: Supergirl And Flash To Crossover

by Peter Paltridgeon February 3, 2016
It’s true: The Flash is about to Speed Force out of his own network and travel to the land of procedurals and weak comedies. He’ll guest-star in an episode of Supergirl, to air this March. Ever since it became known that Supergirl was being produced by the same creative team that brings us The CW’s […]
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Supergirl Sneak Peek

by Alex Beanon January 17, 2016
Supergirl [Melissa Benoist] has a little chat with Toyman [Henry Czerny] in this sneak peek of the upcoming episode of the CBS television series on January 18, 2016…


Supergirl v. Silver Banshee Coming Up

by Alex Beanon December 4, 2015
In this corner, the newly crowned champ of CBS superhero television series – Melissa Benoist as Supergirl – and in this corner, the plucky deviant aiming to dethrone her, Italia Ricci as Siobhan Smythe [aka Silver Banshee]. Ricci is perhaps best known for playing April Carver on ABC Family channel’s “Chasing Life”. Ricci was named […]

Supergirl Gets Lucky Seven From CBS

by Alex Beanon November 30, 2015
“Supergirl” has received seven additional episodes from CBS to bring its total up to 20 episodes for what is essentially a full first season. The superhero television series starring Melissa Benoist in the title role got off to a solid start when it launched last month but ratings for the series have generally dropped as […]

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New Star Trek TV Series In Development

by Peter Paltridgeon November 2, 2015
It took Paramount long enough, but the Star Trek franchise is finally returning to the place of its birth — television — with a new series. The studio announced today that a new voyage would be launched in January of 2017, with Alex Kurtzman producing. This will not affect the development of the next Star […]

Supergirl Soars On Warner Bros. Water Tower

by Alex Beanon October 20, 2015
With the exception of Michigan J. Frog briefly making an appearance when the WB network was launched in 1995 – and not counting Dot’s animated “Animaniacs” appearance – Warner Bros. has altered the iconic water tower on their lot for the first time since 1927 with a gigantic poster of Melissa Benoist as Supergirl to […]