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Supergirl Recap: Christmas in National City Is Cloudy With More Than a Chance of “Reign”

And now, back to your regularly scheduled Supergirl! After last week's crossover event, we're back where we left off in the main Supergirl story: Mon-El and Imra (A.K.A. Saturn Girl) are here from the 31st Century making Kara's life awkward, James and Lena get closer, and after weeks of brief flashes Reign emerges to judge National City, and the world. Welcome to Season 3, Episode 9, “Reign.”

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Get Your Grubby Hands off My Supergirl: EP Andrew Kreisberg Goes From Suspended to Fired

One of the most disheartening points for me in the recent wave of high-profile suspensions and firings of male Hollywood executives and creatives was learning that Andrew Kreisberg, co-creator and Executive Producer on multiple DCTV shows on The CW, including Supergirl, was suspended after a long history of sexually inappropriate behavior. He has now been officially fired.

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Supergirl Recap: A “Crisis on Earth-X” Descends on Barry and Iris’ Wedding

Part One.

Welcome to Supergirl Season 3, Episode 8, “Crisis on Earth-X, Part One.”

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Supergirl Recap: Kara, Sam, and J’onn All Need to “Wake Up”

"Shame on me for having a human heart." -Kara

The title of this week's Supergirl couldn't be more apt.. Mon-El returns, after having woken up on the ship that was trapped underwater near the waterfront. Kara wakes up to the fact that just because Mon-El is back doesn't mean things can go back to the way they were. J'onn wakes up to the ways in which he's isolated himself on Earth, and Sam wakes up in her true identity, which makes me really, really worried for Ruby. Welcome to Season 3, Episode 7, “Wake Up.”

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“CRISIS ON EARTH-X” DC Crossover Trailer: the B-Team of DC Gives Justice League a Run for Its Money


If Warner Bros. feels salty about Justice League getting beat by the "B-team of Marvel," they should recognize it's also being outdone by their own B-team.

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Supergirl Recap: The Danvers Sisters Go Back to “Midvale”

Supergirl this week is a beautiful respite from the heaviness of previous episodes this season as Kara takes Alex back home to Midvale. Welcome to Season 3, Episode 6.

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Supergirl and The Flash Showrunner Andrew Kreisberg Suspended After Sexual Harassment Allegations

After multiple women came forward with sexual harassment allegations, Andrew Kreisberg has been suspended from his position as an executive producer of the CW's DC series, including Supergirl, The Flash, and Arrow.

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Supergirl Recap: Both Enemies and Lovers Can Do Plenty of “Damage”

This week’s Supergirl was all about Lena. That is, when it wasn't about...*sniff*...Alex and Maggie. This episode's title was really, really appropriate, as it reflected not only what enemies can do to each other, but also what two people who love each other can inflict on each other when that love just isn't enough. Welcome to Season 3, Episode 5, “Damage.”

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Supergirl Recap: Kara Explores What It Means to Be One of “The Faithful”

On this week's Supergirl, guest star Chad Lowe plays a man who, after having been saved by Kara while on the same flight as Alex in the pilot episode of the show, believed her to be a god and started a religion worshipping Rao in the name of Supergirl.

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Supergirl Recap: Maggie and J’onn Discover That Apples Do Fall “Far From the Tree”

This week's Supergirl laid off Kara a little bit, giving her room to breathe as the story shifted over to Maggie and J'onn, each of whom had to face blasts from their pasts. Alex and Maggie have a bridal shower, giving Maggie the perfect reason to try to get back in touch with her estranged father. Meanwhile, Supergirl accompanies J'onn to Mars to help the White Martian resistance, led by M'gann. Welcome to Season 3, Episode 3, “Far From the Tree.”

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Supergirl Recap: Kara’s “Triggers” Prove to Be Her Most Difficult Enemy Yet

Season 3 of Supergirl continues to barrel forward with intensity and emotion, not letting up from last week for a second. In this week's episode, Supergirl's latest nemesis is a metahuman with psychic ability. Actually, Supergirl's latest nemesis is her own mental health. Welcome to Season 3, Episode 2, “Triggers.”

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Supergirl Recap: Supergirl Gives Up Kara Danvers for the “Girl of Steel”

Season 3 of The CW's Supergirl has finally arrived, and we couldn't have asked for a more intense and emotional opener than this! Supergirl is having an identity crisis as she grieves Mon-El after sending him away for his own safety at the end of last season. She renounces Kara Danvers and her human heart, embracing her Kryptonian side and her role as Supergirl full-on. Welcome to Season 3, Episode 1, “Girl of Steel.”

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Saturn Girl Is Cast for Supergirl Season 3, But Will She Bring the 31st Century With Her?

Supergirl has some pretty awesome female villains making their way to National City, what with Odette Annable playing Reign the worldkiller and Jane the Virgin's Yael Grobglas playing Psi. Now, we've got another female hero on the way to lend Supergirl a helping hand.

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Supergirl Goes All-In for Season 3, But Is She Leaving Kara Danvers Behind?

Season 3 of The CW's Supergirl is only two weeks away, and it seems like Supergirl is primed to be more heroic than ever. But, as this Season 3 trailer called "The Hero's Journey" shows us, she might be doing so at the expense of Kara Danvers.

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DC Heroine News: Live-Action Titans Has Found Its Starfire, and Supergirl…Visits Riverdale?

It's a big day for news about some of our favorite DC heroines. The highly-anticipated live-action Teen Titans show, Titans, from Greg Berlanti, Akiva Goldman, and Geoff Johns has found its Starfire. Meanwhile, Riverdale just got a visit from a certain Girl of Steel.

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Supergirl S2 on Blu-ray Reminds You Why You Fell in Love With It in the First Place

You may have noticed that I'm a huge fan of The CW's Supergirl. So, trust me when I tell you that, as a fan, Supergirl Season 2 on Blu-ray, available now, is a totally worthwhile investment.

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Team Flash Can’t Catch a Break: Tom Felton Reportedly Not Joining Flash Season 4

Tom Felton won't be joining The Flash's fourth season, and has been absent from many of the promo materials, signaling a somewhat anticlimactic close to his character's storyline.

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Supergirl Fans Are Rightfully Angry With the Cast’s Flippant Dismissal of Kara/Lena Luthor Shippers

There is a fundamental misunderstanding of why shipping is so important to LGBTQIA fans, and why it's more than just silly fantasy.

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Things We Saw Today: Willem Dafoe’s Original Green Goblin Mask Was Next-Level Nightmare Fuel

Willem Dafoe's original Green Goblin look was much more like a creepy Halloween mask.

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Who Run the World? (Super)Girls!

Supergirl had its ups and downs this season, but towards the end there, it wasn’t just great television, it was important television.

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