Fans have been waiting for a female superhero to take center stage amid all the male-centric films and shows that are finding popularity as of late and it looks like Supergirl has won the race!
According to Deadline, CBS has agreed to a series commitment for the Greg Berlanti/Ali Adler drama and the site is also reporting that “the size of commitment eclipses the series commitment DC Batman drama Gotham got at Fox last fall.”
The show will revolve around Kara Kent (Kara Zor-El) who was born on the planet Krypton. Kara Zor-El escaped amid its destruction years ago. Since arriving on Earth, she’s been hiding the powers she shares with her famous cousin. But now at age 24, she decides to embrace her superhuman abilities and be the hero she was always meant to be.
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