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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 […]

Supergirl: A Hero Will Rise Trailer

Supergirl: A Hero Will Rise Trailer

by Alex Beanon August 12, 2015
It could have been “Supergirl gets a raise” or the more risque “Supergirl gets a rise” but, in the end, CBS went the boring, standard route for the new trailer for their upcoming “Supergirl” television series debut this autumn with “Supergirl: A Hero Will Rise”…

CBS Releases Supergirl Trailer

by Peter Paltridgeon May 13, 2015
For the past few years, CBS has made billions off a show that makes fun of people for liking superheroes. Now CBS is putting out their own superhero show. You can watch, but remember: Chuck Lorre will be laughing at you! Nerd! The network released the first trailer for Supergirl this afternoon, a full six […]


Supergirl Takes On Gotham In November

by Alex Beanon May 13, 2015
CBS released their upcoming television schedule for their shows this autumn and have immediately tossed their freshman “Supergirl” series into the fire with a Monday night time slot that will put it in direct competition with Fox’s hit Batman-themed “Gotham” series. “Supergirl” stars Melissa Benoist in the title role with Calista Flockhart in a supporting […]

Supergirl Has CBS Series

by Alex Beanon May 7, 2015
After a successful pilot episode, CBS has picked up “Supergirl” for a full-fledged series for the 2015-16 season. Starring Melissa Benoist as Supergirl, the drama based on the DC Comics heroine, also stars Calista Flockhart as Cat and Mehcad Brooks as Jimmy Olsen. Additionally, “Supergirl” has Chyler Leigh as Alex and David Harewood as Hank […]


Supergirl Debuts New Costume

by Alex Beanon March 8, 2015
Melissa Benoist will play the title role in the upcoming “Supergirl” television series set to debut on CBS later this year and CBS has released the first images of what she will look like in her new costume…

Supergirl Pilot Adds More Cast Members

by Alex Beanon February 27, 2015
The CBS pilot episode for “Supergirl” is adding a couple new cast members – Chyler Leigh [“Grey’s Anatomy”] and David Harewood [“Homeland”]. Starring Melissa Benoist in the lead role and with Calista Flockhart [“Ally McBeal”] playing media magnate Cat Grant, Leigh will play Alexandra Danvers, Supergirl’s sister, while Harewood plays a former CIA agent who […]


Calista Flockhart To Play Cat Grant In Supergirl Pilot

by Alex Beanon February 24, 2015
Actress Calista Flockhart [“Ally McBeal”] will play media magnate Cat Grant in the upcoming “Supergirl” pilot that will air on CBS later this year. Flockhart’s character is based on the DC comics “Supergirl” storyline and has her as Supergirl’s boss at the media company. Flockhart most recently played Ellen Kelly-O’Rourke on “Full Circle”.

CBS Orders “Supergirl” Live Action TV Series

by Todd DuBoison September 19, 2014
CBS has given a series commitment to a television show centered on DC Comics’ Supergirl character, per Deadline Friday morning. The deal for the pickup was closed Thursday evening, on the heels of the project being pitched to the broadcast networks on Wednesday September 17th. News of the series’ development first broke early this month. […]