Supergirl

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.
In a small piece of Supergirl casting from Supergirl.tv, Ben Begley (The Hungover Games) has joined the pilot as 'Tobey' an assistant to Cat Grant in the CBS series.
A new behind the scenes image has surfaced which gives us a new look at the Supergirl costumes and the colours it will incorporate. Though it may have looked quite dark and drab in those first official images, the suit is actually quite a bit brighter than originally thought...
The cast and crew of the upcoming, live action Supergirl series have taken to Twitter to share the news that the pilot has wrapped shooting.
According to a new report, an actor has been found to play Vartox, the hyper powered villain who once targeted Power Girl in a bid to get her to help him repopulate his home world. Could he have similar plans for Supergirl? Hit the jump to find out who will play the DC Comics villain...
Get your weekly fix on comic books with related movie, TV, and comic book news, seeing Team DC and Team Marvel duke it out to find out who won the week, and fan suggested brawls. This week on Stan Lee's World of Heroes The Comic Book Show, hosts Jennifer Zhang, Matthew Hiscox, Wes Calimer, Lawrence Young, and Lucas Ackerman discuss Supergirl's new outfit and pit Spider-Man and Krypto together in a death match.
Let's file this as a rumor for now, but we may have just learned the identities of the mystery Supergirl roles Helen Slater & Dean Cain landed late last month. Come check it out! The series, which stars Melissa Benoist as Kara Zor-El, is currently in the midst of shooting its pilot episode.
Well, the future Toyman that is! Over the past few days we've seen some snaps from the set of the CBS Supergirl pilot and this latest batch feature Smash star Jeremy Jordan as CatCo programmer Winslow “Winn” Schott, walking alongside Melissa Benoist as Kara.
Some more photos from the set of CBS' upcoming Supergirl pilot have surfaced, and they give us our best look yet at the beautiful Melissa Benoist in her nerdy persona of Kara Danvers, the mild mannered assistant of Cat Grant. We now also have a look at the show's hunky Jimmy Olsen!
Get your weekly fix on comic books with related movie, TV, and comic book news, seeing Team DC and Team Marvel duke it out to find out who won the week, and fan suggested brawls. This week on Stan Lee's World of Heroes The Comic Book Show, hosts Jennifer Zhang, Matthew Hiscox, Wes Calimer,and Lucas Ackerman discuss what is up with Supergirl's ribs and Catwoman putting all the rumors to rest.
Though she's not in her superheroine costume which we got an early look at last week, the star of CBS' Supergirl television series, Melissa Benoist, has now been spotted on the L.A. set. Check it out!
Like Arrow and The Flash, it appears as if Supergirl will also feature some flashbacks as a young actress has now been cast in the CBS series which stars Glee star Melissa Benoist as the Girl of Steel. Hit the jump for details and to find out who's playing the young Kara!
With filming on CBS' Supergirl pilot officially underway, DC Entertainment wisely released the first official look at star Melissa Benoist's Supergirl costume. What do you think?
Filming is now under way on CBS' Supergirl pilot, and DC Entertainent has released the first official images of Melissa Benoist (Glee) suited up as the iconic superhero. She has the cape, the logo, the skirt, and the boots! She's Supergirl all right! Hit the jump to check them out...
At least, that's the only name we have for him right now. Faran Tahir (Iron Man, Star Trek) has joined the cast of the currently shooting CBS Supergirl pilot as "an alien military expert leading the forces aligned against Supergirl." Yep, it's speculation time...
The CBS Supergirl series has officially begun production with executive producer Andrew Kriesberg and others starting to tweet out photos on set of the pilots filming. Take the jump to check it out!
Well, as Winslow “Winn” Schott initially, but DC fans will know that's the civilian name of the villainous Toyman. It seems the character will start out as a friend and colleague of Melissa Benoist's Kara (much like Killer Frost in The Flash), but is sure to turn nasty down the line.
"Supergirls then and now". She's not in costume as Kara, but actress Melissa Benoist has shared a behind-the-scenes look at her smiling self alongside original Supergirl Helen Slater, who was recently announced as joining the cast of the CBS show in a mystery role. Take a look...
This seems to have become a bit of a tradition for DC-based TV shows. Helen Slater, who played Kara in the 1984 Supergirl movie, has joined the cast of the new CBS show in a secret role. Plus, the man who played Supes in Lois & Clark: The New Adventures Of Superman is along for the ride too.
Two major casting additions have been made to the cast of Supergirl, with well known Homeland and Grey's Anatomy stars set as Hank Henshaw (a.k.a. Cyborg Superman) and Kara's sister, Alexandra "Alex" Danvers. The series has also gained a producer of Arrow and The Flash...
When it was announced that the Nashville actress would be playing Supergirl's birth Mother on the CBS show, fans assumed her character would be glimpsed either through flashbacks or as a Jor-El type "ghost guide"; but it doesn't sound like that will be the case...
Supergirl star Melissa Benoist talks here for the first time about taking on the iconic role in the upcoming CBS series, revealing what it is that appeals to her about playing the superpowered Kryptonian and the pressures of possibly donning the character's iconic suit. Check it out!
Henry Cavill won't be turning up in Supergirl, but the CBS series will feature a visit from the Man of Steel! A casting call has now gone out for Superman, but his role in the show which stars Melissa Benoist (Glee) is different to what you might expect. Read on for details...
Ally McBeal star Calista Flockhart is the latest addition to the cast of CBS'Supergirl, and she will be playing Cat Grant, a character known to many for her busty makeover in Geoff Johns and Gary Frank's Action Comics run. She'll be a bit different here though...
Melissa Benoist, CBS' new Supergirl debuted her blonde hair at the 2015 Spirit Awards.
The casting for the key characters in the CBS Supergirl pilot continues, and the latest addition is Nashville's Laura Benanti. She will appear in the recurring role of Alura Zor-El, Kara's (Melissa Benoist) birth Mother. Click on for more...