RELATED STORIES Safiyah has only been referenced by name so far on Batwoman, but about to finally going to meet the person behind that scary reputation. Played by Shivaani Ghai (Dominion), the criminal mastermind from the island of Coryana is headed to the CW series in Episode 3 (airing Sunday at 8/7c) — and according […]
New Batwoman Will Battle [Spoiler] in Season 2 Premiere, While Kate Is MIA
RELATED STORIES A “clash of the impostors” is on tap when Season 2 of the rejiggered Batwoman arrives on The CW. As well reported over the past eight months, Ruby Rose and the Arrowverse series parted ways at the close of Season 1, so Javicia Leslie (God Friended Me) will now headline things as Ryan […]
The New Batwoman Suits Up, Confirms Season 2 Costume Change Ahead
New Batwoman star Javicia Leslie has finally suited up, while also confirming that changes are ahead for the vigilante’s familiar Batsuit. “Look out, Gotham, I’m suited up and ready to go,” Leslie wrote late Friday via the Instagram post below, which shares a camera test of her in the same cowl and wig donned by […]
Ruby Rose: Demanding Batwoman Role Became More Difficult After Back Injury
Ruby Rose says that her already-demanding role as TV’s Batwoman only became more difficult when she returned to work too soon after back surgery, all of which led to her and the CW series to abruptly part ways ahead of Season 2. Last fall, Rose shared via Instagram a (graphic) video of said surgery, which […]
Batwoman Taps Javicia Leslie to Replace Ruby Rose in Title Role
Call it divine intervention: God Friended Me actress Javicia Leslie will star as The CW’s new Batwoman following the shocking departure of Ruby Rose. In a statement, Leslie — who will make her debut in the show’s Season 2 premiere, slated to air in January 2021 — said, “I am extremely proud to be the first Black […]
Batwoman Boss Considered ‘Soap Opera’ Recast for ‘Hot Minute,’ Instead Chose ‘Reboot’ With New Character
A Bat-mystery has been solved. Batwoman showrunner Caroline Dries has shed some light on the decision to not recast the role of Kate Kane, in the wake of Ruby Rose abruptly parting ways with the CW series, but instead create “a whole new character” to slip into the cape and cowl for Season 2. As […]
Does Batwoman Recast Mean Kate Herself Must Get a New Face? Vote!
The star of Batwoman will have a new face when Season 2 rolls around. But will Kate Kane herself? Is there any way — or any reason — for the Arrowverse series to write in the change of appearance? Let me state up front, before we blow past the 280-character attention span, that I am […]
Ruby Rose Quits Batwoman; Role Will Be Recast Ahead of Season 2
Titular Batwoman star Ruby Rose has decided to leave the CW series ahead of Season 2. The role will be recast. “I have made the very difficult decision to not return to Batwoman next season,” Rose said in a statement. “This was not a decision I made lightly as I have the utmost respect for […]
Batwoman Video: Can Kate Convince Her Dad There Was ‘Another’ Beth ?
RELATED STORIES Hopefully Batwoman‘s Jacob Kane has on his Kevlar vest, because daughter Kate is about to hit him with not one but two incredible truth bombs. In the above sneak peek from this Sunday’s episode of the freshman Arrowverse series, titled “Off With Her Head” and airing at 8/7c on The CW, Kate (played […]
Batwoman Sneak Peek: Can Vampire Action Take Kate’s Mind Off Beth?
RELATED STORIES Luke Fox comes bearing a bittersweet gift — and also hopefully a distraction — in this exclusive sneak peek from this week’s episode of The CW’s Batwoman. In the clip above, Luke (played by Camrus Johnson) surprises Kate (Ruby Rose) with something to remember Beth by, in the wake of Alice’s kinder doppelganger […]