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Supergirl Recap: Jeremiah’s “Homecoming” Not as Simple as the Danvers Girls Would Like

"Cadmus Creme Egg!" -Winn

Alex and Kara Danvers have finally found what they've been looking for! Their long-lost father Jeremiah has been rescued, and the Danvers family is celebrating! But this is Supergirl, and this is National City. You didn't think it was going to be as easy as all that, did you? Of course not. Welcome to Episode 14 of the season, "Homecoming."

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Teri Hatcher Cast In The CW’s Supergirl — But What Role Will She Play?

1990 Flash, John Wesley Shipp, is on The Flash, and 1984's Supergirl, Helen Slater along with 1990s Superman, Dean Cain, have both left their mark on Supergirl. Now, Supergirl is inviting another member of the extended live-action DC family into the Berlantiverse: Lois and Clark's Lois Lane, Teri Hatcher.

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Supergirl Recap: “Myriad”

"We're way past 'Villains of the Week' and kittens stuck in trees." -Maxwell Lord

It’s Non and Indigo's world. We all just live in it. In Supergirl Season 1, Episode 19, the plan that Non and Astra have been talking about all season has finally been put into effect, and we see the unnerving results. Welcome to "Myriad.” **THIS IS A RECAP – SPOILERS ARE PART OF THE TERRITORY.**

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First Glimpse of the Season One Finale of CBS’ Supergirl

Two episodes are all that stand between us and the end of Supergirl Season 1. Can you believe it? Well, once we find out what freaking "Myriad" is, the S1 finale, titled "Better Angels," will air on April 18th. CBS has released some preview images from the episode, which you can check out in the gallery after the jump!

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Laura Vandevoort Cast in Recurring Role on CBS’ Supergirl, Giving Us the Live-Action Supergirl Trifecta

Now, to get her, Helen Slater, and Melissa Benoist in a scene together. Hmmm....

Well, they finally did it! CBS' Supergirl will be delivering the live-action Supergirl trifecta, having announced today that Smallville's Laura Vandevoort will be appearing on the show this season!

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[VIDEO] The House of El: “Livewire” and Mommy Issues

Welcome to The House of El, a new video series where I’ll go beyond the Supergirl recap, delve a little into the DC Comics source material and other incarnations of the character, and hone in on a topic from that week’s episode of CBS’ Supergirl that I find interesting, annoying, or that really sticks in my craw. Wherever my "craw" is.

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Supergirl Recap: “Livewire”

"Congratulations. You have the wit of a YouTube comment." -Cat Grant

This week’s episode of Supergirl was actually supposed to be next week's Thanksgiving episode, but a terrorism-related storyline on the former Episode 4 made CBS reconsider airing it out of respect for those who lost loved ones in terrorist bombings last week. So now, the part of Episode 4 is being played by Episode 5, which finds Supergirl encountering one of my favorite DC villains from their animated universe: Livewire!

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Supergirl, Superwoman & Power Girl Historical Timeline Part 2: 1988 – 2015

Last week, we rocked out PART 1 of our timeline tracing the history of the various Supergirls and Superwomen of DC Comics, along with two ladies who called themselves Power Girl. Now, we're continuing with the Post-Crisis DC Universe all the way up to the current New 52 reality. Enjoy!

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An Adult Rewatched 1984’s Supergirl Movie and Still Loves the Heck out of It, So There!

"Supergirl is actually a BETTER movie than any of the Donner era Superman films."

With all the news surrounding CBS's leaked pilot, Supergirl is getting a lot of coverage in the geekosphere. Even before the leak, every time I saw a new image, or read another another interview with producers from the upcoming series I felt the need to quit hiding my secret, and come clean. I wanted scream from the rooftops: I love the 1984 Supergirl film.

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Crisis on Infinite Supergirls: CBS’s Melissa Benoist Meets Supergirl Prime Helen Slater

Quick! Someone photoshop Laura Vandervoort in there!

Late last week we found out the original live-action Supergirl, Helen Slater (along with Dean Cain) were joining the cast of the upcoming Supergirl television show on CBS. And now this bit of magic exists. My heart has grown 5 sizes.

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Former Kryptonians Helen Slater & Dean Cain Head to CBS’s Supergirl

Once you're in the Super family, you're in it for life.

Am I super excited about this news? You bet!

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Warner Bros Is Working On A Supergirl TV Show And I Have A Lot Of Feelings About It, Ok?

This is not a costume. These are my clothes.

I heard a rumor. I wasn't sure if I wanted to believe it or not. But I checked with some people and my sources say it's happening - a Supergirl TV show.

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Exclusive: Bitten’s Laura Vandervoort, “We All Need A Strong Iconic Female Character To Look Up To”


Syfy's latest supernatural series, Bitten, moves to a new timeslot tonight, Monday at 8/7c. The Mary Sue was fortunate enough to grab an email interview with its star, Laura Vandervoort. You may remember her as Supergirl on The CW's Smallville or Lisa on ABC's V remake. In Bitten, Vandervoort plays Elena, the lone female werewolf hailing from Kelley Armstrong's Women of the Otherworld novel series. We asked her about taking on the fan-favorite role, werewolf gender roles, and...the strong female character

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