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SUPERGIRL: New TV Series Lands on CBS


Supergirl Gets Picked Up By CBS. Supergirl has found its new home and it’s not where anyone would expect. After much speculation, the potential one-hour superhero drama was picked up by CBS and will be made by Berlanti Productions and Warner Bros TV.

TVLine reported that the Eye Network has given a series commitment to Supergirl, which will focus on the DC Comics superheroine also known as Kara Zor-El. It will follow Superman’s cousin after she escaped from Krypton’s destruction and has been hiding on Earth for quite some time. After hiding her powers for so long, the 24-year-old Kara accepts her superhuman powers and becomes the hero she was meant to be. It remains to be seen if there will be a connection to the Man of Steel film where she was alluded without any presence from her character.

Greg Berlanti, who already has made The CW series Arrow and The Flash, will develop the potential show. Greg will pen the pilot episode with producer and writer Ali Adler, known for her work on the short-lived No Ordinary Family and NBC’s Chuck. The two will also be executive producers on the project along with Sarah Schechter of Berlanti Productions.

The outlet confirmed that the title would still remain Supergirl. So do you all think CBS would be a good home for the show? And who do you think will be playing Supergirl?

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Mufsin Mahbub

Mufsin is a freelance writer from New York who has a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism at Long Island University. He has written for publications like HollywoodLife, Clubplanet, and Heavy. He is an avid lover for everything related to TV and film. He has gone to dozens of film screenings, press events, and loves to attend New York Comic Con every year. He gives an honest opinion on every TV show or film that people are going to be talking about.

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