Saturday, August 8, 2020

Breaking News: Ruby Rose Cast as Batwoman for CW

Must Read

New “Elf” Coffee Creamer is Coming for the Holidays

New "Elf" inspired coffee creamer is already hitting the shelves!

Dire Wolf Digital Announces New Dune: Imperium Board Game!

We are so absolutely thrilled to share with you this news from Dire Wolf Digital and Gale...

He-Man is Coming to a Tabletop Near You in Legends of Grayskull!

"By the Power of Grayskull....I HAVE THE POWER!" Every kid of my generation wanted the chance to...
Loryn Stonehttp://www.nerdbot.com
Loryn Stone has dedicated her life to the written Word of the Nerd. Her writing has also been published on other pop culture websites such as Cracked, LoadScreen, PopLurker, and Temple of Geek. Her debut young-adult novel "My Starlight" (a contemporary love letter to fandom, friendship, anime, cosplaying, love, and loss) is out now by Affinity Rainbow Publications. When she's not writing, Loryn's other interests include collecting robots (Megazords, specifically), playing bass, and blasting metal.

Variety.com confirms that Ruby Rose will be suiting up as the DC hero Batwoman for The CW.

As previously announced, the character will make her CW debut in the annual crossover event between four of the network’s DC shows: “The Flash,” “Arrow,” “Legends of Tomorrow,” and “Supergirl.”

The CW is also currently developing a series based around the character, whose real name is Kate Kane. Armed with a passion for social justice and a flair for speaking her mind, she soars onto the streets of Gotham as Batwoman, an out lesbian and highly trained street fighter primed to snuff out the failing city’s criminal resurgence. But don’t call her a hero yet. In a city desperate for a savior, Kate must overcome her own demons before embracing the call to be Gotham’s symbol of hope. Should the show get picked up, it would bow during the 2019-2020 season.

Related  First Look at DC's Cyborg

Caroline Dries will serve as the writer and executive producer on that project. Greg Berlanti and Sarah Schechter will also executive produce via Berlanti Productions. Geoff Johns, who recently stepped down as the head of DC Entertainment, will also executive produce through his Mad Ghost Productions banner. Berlanti Productions will produce in association with Warner Bros. Television.

A native of Australia, Rose first drew the attention of American TV viewers with her breakout role as Stella in “Orange Is the New Black.” She went on to appear in films like “Resident Evil: The Final Chapter,” “xXx: Return of Xander Cage,” “John Wick: Chapter 2,” and “Pitch Perfect 3.” She will also star in the upcoming action-horror film “The Meg.”

Related  'Fury Files' Coming to Disney+ This Month

 

Latest News

New “Elf” Coffee Creamer is Coming for the Holidays

New "Elf" inspired coffee creamer is already hitting the shelves!
Related  Warner Brothers Lays Out The Future of HBO Max

Dire Wolf Digital Announces New Dune: Imperium Board Game!

We are so absolutely thrilled to share with you this news from Dire Wolf Digital and Gale Force 9- for the first...

He-Man is Coming to a Tabletop Near You in Legends of Grayskull!

"By the Power of Grayskull....I HAVE THE POWER!" Every kid of my generation wanted the chance to say those words - and...

Toynk Knows How to Celebrate International Tiki Day- A Sale!

How could we forget what fabulous holiday it is?! August 8th is International Tiki Day, and our friends over at Toynk.com know...

TikTok Planning to Sue Trump Administration Over Possible USA Ban

The strange case of a sitting US President issuing a blanket ban on a foreign-owned and run social media company keeps getting...

More Articles Like This