Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s Supergirl. Check out the first pictures of Melissa Benoist (Whiplash) in costume as Superman’s cousin, Kara Zor-El.
ITV has found its Beowulf. Kieran Bew (Da Vinci’s Demons) will headline the channel’s epic re-imagining of Beowulf, which tells of a legendary warrior who battles against a monster that has been terrorising a kingdom. William Hurt (Damanges) and Joanne Whalley (Wolf Hall) have also been cast in the new thirteen-part series.
The still untitled Walking Dead spin-off series has been officially green-lit and given a two season order by AMC. Set in Los Angeles and based around a whole new group of survivors, it stars Cliff Curtis (Live Free or Die Hard), Kim Dickens (House of Cards), Frank Dillane (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince) and Alycia Debnam Carey (Into The Storm) and is written by The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman and Dave Erickson.
Netflix have released yet another trailer for Daredevil ahead of its release on April 10th. The new trailer shows us more of Charlie Cox (Stardust) in action as Matt Murdock, the blind lawyer who takes to fighting crime (quite literally) by night. We also get a peek at Vincent D’Onofrio (Law & Order: Criminal Intent) as Wilson Fisk, who goes on to become one of Daredevil’s arch-rivals, Kingpin.
BBC Two have renewed Alan Cubitt’s The Fall for a third season, with both Gillian Anderson and Jamie Dornan set to reprise their roles.
Lucy Lawless (Spartacus) will star alongside Bruce Campbell (The Evil Dead) in Starz’s follow-up series to the Evil Dead series. Ash Vs Evil Dead will tell the story of Ash (Campbell), an ageing monster-hunter, who is forced to step up when another zombie plague threatens humanity.
Netflix have also picked up The OA from Brit Marling (Another Earth) and Zal Batmanglij (The East). Plot details are being kept firmly under wraps, but the eight-part drama is expected sometime in 2016 and landed at Netflix after a fierce bidding war.