Supergirl Supergirl is a female counterpart to the DC Comics Superman. As his cousin, she shares his super powers and vulnerability to Kryptonite. She was created by writer Otto Binder and designed by artist Al Plastino in 1959. She first appeared in the Action Comics comic book series and later branched out into animation, film, television, and merchandising. In May 2011, Supergirl placed 94th on IGN's list of the Top 100 Comic Book Heroes of All Time.
Yet another villain with ties to Superman has been cast in the first season of Supergirl, as Reactron will be heading to National City in episode three of the CBS drama with a plan to take out the Man of Steel's cousin. Who's playing him? Hit the jump to find out... - JoshWilding
Considering the angst to be found in the superhero genre these days, the creative forces behind Supergirl (Melissa Benoist & executive producers Ali Adler & Andrew Kreisberg) are attempting to instill the show with something many of the others seem to have forgotten: hope. - EdGross
We've been getting a few snaps from the cast and crew on the set of CBS's upcoming superhero series Supergirl, and now we have our newest look at Kara Zor-El (Melissa Benoist) in action lifting an ambulance. Check out a batch of images after the jump! - staypuffed
CBS' Supergirl twitter pages has released a new behind the scenes promo video and images as the first day back into production for the first season of the anticipated series, Supergirl, begins! Take the jump to check it out! - yonny616
The CBS upcoming series Supergirl staring Melissa Benoist is set to hit the small screen this fall. Now we have news that another classic DC Villain has been confirmed for this season. - speedyg33
A new poster has been released for Supergirl, and it offers up our best look yet at the young hero's costume as she takes flight above National City. The show doesn't premiere until November, but CBS are going all out to promote it! Hit the jump to check it out... - JoshWilding
We're still months away from Supergirl's season premiere, but CBS are already promoting the series more than NBC ever did with Constantine. The latest promo to be released features even more cool footage from the pilot, and you can check it out here... - JoshWilding
A brand new 1-minute "Her Story" promo for Supergirl has been released to coincide with CBS creating an official YouTube page specifically for the show. See Melissa Benoist demonstrate her incredible abilities once again as Kara Zor-El after the jump... - RorMachine
Lucy Lane played a minor role in Smallville, and she's now set to make her presence felt in Supergirl, the upcoming comic book drama from CBS. Hit the jump for details on what kind of actress the network is currently searching for and to find out more about this version... - JoshWilding
Laura Vandervoort may be the star of her own show now, but for many of us, she'll always be Smallville's Kara a.k.a. Supergirl! She recently posed for an absolutely stunning photoshoot with Felix Magazine and also shed some light on a recent rumor... come check it out! - KingPatel
Promo images from CBS's upcoming Supergirl series have found their way online, and offer new looks at Melissa Benoist as Kara Zor-El, Chyler Leigh as her foster sister Alex, Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen, Calista Flockhaer as Cat Grant, and Jeremy Jordan as Winn Schott. - RorMachine
With Comic-Con coming to a close, Warner Bros. has released a new video showcasing all the WB/DC/Vertigo logos for the returning and upcoming DC and Vertigo based television shows such Legends of Tomorrow, Supergirl, and others. Take the jump to check it out! - yonny616
Supergirl has just added another memorable DC Comics villain to its roster. Twilight's Peter Facinelli is set to portray 'Maxwell Lord' in a recurring capacity on the CBS show. What sort of role will this morally dubious character play? Hit the jump for more details! - Minty
Former Superman and Supergirl Dean Cain and Helen Slater are both set to play key roles in CBS' Supergirl, and it looks like someone else associated with the character is now heading to the series. That would be Smallville star Laura Vandervoort, and you can find more details here... - JoshWilding
A brief new promo for CBS's upcoming Supergirl TV series has been released, featuring a few snippets of new footage. Plus, executive producer Ali Adler reveals how often we can expect to see Kara's sightly more famous cousin show up, and in what capacity. Click on for more... - RorMachine
***SPOILER*** A preview of the Exclusive Supergirl Comic Strip based on the upcoming CBS Television Series has found it's way online. ***SPOILER*** - speedyg33
Once again, TV Guide are releasing four DC themed covers for their Comic-Con special, and this year's batch focus on Arrow, Gotham, Supergirl, and The Flash. These are all new promo images, so hit the jump to check them out and pick a favourite... - JoshWilding
This trailer (or one very like it anyway) was leaked online a while ago but was quickly taken down. Now, Global Entertainment has officially released it, so if you still haven't watched the Supergirl pilot, check out Melissa Benoist in action as Kal El's cousin after the jump.. - RorMachine
TV has superhero fever and DC is a big part of that. The DC TV universe is expanding. Arrow has spawned a number of spinoffs and helped usher in a new television universe. Not only are more DC shows coming to the CW, but also other networks. DC properties are a hot commodity right now. The expansion of DC's television world raises some thoughts. Which characters should get his/her own show? The Question is a character I think everyone should consider. - ComicsBornAndBred
DC Animation has been a dominate force for many years. Whether it be in film or TV, the animation division rarely, if ever, fails. But, in recent years, DC animation has been quite absent on the TV side of things. And the DC animated movies projects have been mixed in terms of quality. I think its time for a revisit to greatness. The DC Animated Universe (DCAU) was the epitome of excellent animation for DC. It needs to return. - ComicsBornAndBred
Melissa Benoist, star of CBS' Supergirl understands that there's pressure to deliver a good show but she's taking a positive approach. "There’s a lot of pressure, but the good kind to just blow everyone out of the water and inspire some people." - MarkJulian
Supergirl reaches the small screen this October, but chances are that you will have already seen the (awesome) pilot if you're a regular visitor to torrent sites! Regardless, a very cool new promo poster has been released for the series today, and you can check it out after the jump... - JoshWilding
Although most comic book fans have already viewed the pilot thanks to a leak, find out when Superman's cousin will officially premiere on CBS. Will you be tuning in to watch Melissa Benoist play the Last Daughter of Krypton this Fall? - MarkJulian
Geoff Johns points to the fact that many fans doubted Grant Gustin and The CW's Flash after the first look at the costume but look at fan opinion now after the first season? The same thing will happen with CBS' Supergirl says the DC Comics' Chief Creative Officer. - MarkJulian