This year at San Diego Comic-Con The CW was pulling no stops when it came to their own DC panels. While the cinematic universe debuted trailers for Wonder Woman and Justice League the Television division was hard at work crossing over 4 different shows. They included the original DCTV show Arrow the masked vigilante of Star City. The first spin-off show continued the adventures of Barry Allen in The Flash. Next they brought together both heroes and villains in the time-traveling spin-off show Legends of Tomorrow. Now finally The CW picked up Supergirl for a second season after debuting on CBS in 2015. All four shows were present at comic-con…with Supergirl being the first panel up.
- Tyler Hoechlin (Teen Wolf) is presented on stage as Superman along with the returning cast
- Superman is only appearing in two episodes
- Season 2 starts filming next week
- No new footage. Sizzle reel of season 1 shown
- Season 2 will be a continuation of Alex story outside the DEO. Will start looking for her father.
- David Harewood had no idea he was going to become Martian Manhunter
- Wynn (Jeremy Jordan) is still looking for love. Kara (Melissa Benoist) & Jimmy’s (Mehcad Brooks) romance will develop more in Season 2
- Supergirl and Superman definitions on what it means “to be a hero” will cause tension between the two
- Maggie Sawyer (Connections to Batwoman) is coming to Supergirl
- Lynda Carter confirmed on joining the cast as the first female President
- Actor Christopher Wood’s mysterious character is in the pod at the end of Season 1
- A musical episode has been talked over by the producers