CBS had their 2015 season up fronts yesterday, where they introduce their new shows and schedule to ad buyers for the coming fall television season, and the Maid of Might was upfront and center. The Tiffany Network announced that the DC comicbook adaption will be on the schedule, and will be airing on Mondays, at 8pm (opposite DC’s Batman prequel, Gotham, on Fox) beginning November this fall.  They also released our first look at the series, with a trailer that is one part super hero origin, and one part network dram-edy. The series looks to be in it’s own corner … Continue reading

Supergirl – First Look


The first pictures of Melissa Benoist (Glee) in her costume for the Supergirl pilot being made for CBS are out, and here’s the place to see them.  The pilot, written by executive producers Greg Berlanti (Arrow, Flash) and Amy Adler (Chuck, No Ordinary Family) began shooting this week. The shot of the serious looking Kara Zor-el which went out officially today was also joined by a more playfully looking Benoist on DC Entertainment Chief Creative Officer Geoff Johns’ Instagram feed (below)   #Supergirl!!! A photo posted by Geoff Johns (@geoffjohns0) on Mar 6, 2015 at 1:56pm PST   The classically inspired … Continue reading

CBS Finds Their Girl.


And she is Super. Warner Brothers has cast Glee actress Melissa Benoist as the Maid of Might, Supergirl.  The latest DC character to held to the small screen received a series commitment from CBS, which doesn’t guarantee it a series pick up up, but shows the Tiffany Network is strongly interested in the show.  Supergirl will tell the story of Kara Zor-el, the cousin of Kal-el, who is better known as Superman.  The show will feature known Superman characters like Jimmy Olsen. Like her cousin, Kara came to Earth after the planet Krypton’s destruction.  She was also raised by a … Continue reading

Will Supergirl Fly to TV?


It looks like another DC comic character may turn up on the small screen soon. Deadline reports that Supergirl will be  the next comicbook adaptedby Arrow and Flash producer Greg Berlanti. If the show makes it to the air, The Maid of Might will be the highest profile female superhero character to headline a TV show or a movie.  Berlanti  is working with Ali Adler, to develop the show.  Adler is no stranger to genre TV.  She was a writer and producer of Berlanti’s No Ordinary Family, as well as on shows like (Geekville favorite) Chuck. Berlanti tapped Adler  to … Continue reading

Special Edition NYC – Day 1

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Comic Con? In June? Well that’s what’s happening this weekend at the Jacob Javitz Center  in NYC. In case you hadn’t heard, Special Edition:NYC  is a celebration of all things comic book, brought to us by ReedPop, the same folks New York Comic Con, C2E2 and the Star Wars Celebrations.   If you don’t like crowds and want to get up close and personal with some of your favorite comic book writers and artists, then you should get to city ASAP, as tickets are available at the door. There is a very intimate feel, with  the majority of the con is … Continue reading