SDCC ’15: Listen to our interviews with the stars of DC and Marvel Television (and Hannibal)

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For those of you who don’t know, my fellow Entertainment Editor, Hannah Lodge and I, along with Beat Contributors Harper Harris and Cal Cleary, host a mostly-weekly podcast together for our site, GeekRex (where we also write-up comic and movie reviews, along with the rare television and game piece). For the latest episode, Heidi has been […]

A sneak preview of Supergirl wows 400 Moms and their daughters

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In a pretty nice piece of marketing, CBS is aiming squarely at the young women demographic for the upcoming Supergirl, and to highlight that they invited 400 mother and daughters to view a sneak preview of the first episode. In doing so, they also got a nice surprise, which you’ll see in the short video […]

SDCC ’15: Supergirl TV series embraces what it means to be a female hero

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As fan frustration increasingly mounts over the lack of female-centered superhero movies and TV shows, the team behind Supergirl vows that when translating Kara to the small screen, they won’t sacrifice the unique take her gender brings to the story.

Jamal Igle talks Molly Danger, Supergirl, and overcoming failure

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Jamal Igle didn’t expect to receive the support he got when he decided to work on his creator owned project, Molly Danger. Igle raised $50,329 to self publish the first installment of the story about the world’s most powerful 10-year-old girl. Kickstarter comics were booming in 2012, and a lot of industry favorties like Igle were making a lot […]

SDCC’15: WB Television reveals panel line-up including DC’s Legends of Tomorrow on-stage and a Supergirl premiere

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Warner Bros. television has just announced its full line-up for this year’s San Diego Comic Con, and it’s looking quite packed. With the Supergirl pilot premiering on Wednesday, July 8th during the vaunted “Preview Night” along with a screening of Lucifer‘s pilot, as well as the pilots for Containment, Blindspot, and a new episode of […]

CBS has released the first trailer for Supergirl

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The network unveiled a 6 minute long look into the new series

Entertainment Round-Up: Infinity War to be filmed entirely in IMAX, Television renewals and what is still on the bubble, and more

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– Avengers: Infinity War, which it’s been revealed will have a grueling nine month production schedule (it is two films after all), will also be shot completely in IMAX using IMAX and ARRI’s next gen 2D digital camera. This marks the first time a Hollywood feature film has ever been shot completely with IMAX cameras […]

CBS releases first images of Melissa Benoist as Supergirl

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Just when you think the news is going to slow down for the weekend, we’ve got one more item of interest. Warner Bros. has just released the first full costume shots of Melissa Benoist as Kara Zor-El/Supergirl in promotion of the upcoming new series. Oscar-winning costume designer Colleen Atwood (Alice in Wonderland, Chicago, Memoirs of […]

Entertainment Round-Up: Age of Ultron stars talk to the press, The Russos ink a deal with Sony, Supergirl casts a Toyman, Community Season 6 trailer

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Your mid-week round-up of entertainment related headlines

Entertainment Round-up: Supergirl pulls a Smallville and casts Dean Cain and Helen Slater, Lucifer is cast, Thor and Aquaman speak out

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Your weekend round-up of headlines

Entertainment Round-Up: Blade Runner 2, Supergirl gets a potential Cyborg Superman, new Daredevil images, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

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Blade Runner is officially getting a sequel, Supergirl adds more new faces, and Marvel Studios promotional images hit the web

Superman to appear on CBS’ Supergirl after all

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A casting call has gone out for a Man of Steel body-double

Calista Flockhart joins Supergirl as Cat Grant

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The Ally McBeal star joins the DC Universe

Entertainment Round-Up: Wonder Woman, Daredevil, Officer Downe, Supergirl, and a few Oscar predictions

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A weekend round-up of assorted entertainment headlines just before the Oscars

Mehcad Brooks is your new Jimmy Olsen in Supergirl

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When Melissa Benoist was cast as Supergirl last week for the CBS upcoming superhero drama of the same name, I had a feeling the Jimmy Olsen announcement could only be a few days away, given that the auditions for both roles were held pretty closely together. Like magic, we now have a new Jimmy Olsen! […]

Melissa Benoist cast as Supergirl

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  CBS has found the lead of their first superhero adaptation since The Flash debuted in 1990. Melissa Benoist, who appeared most recently in the indie hit Whiplash, has been tapped for the role of Kara Zor-El in Supergirl, making her the third live action version of the character, following Helen Slater (Supergirl) and Laura […]