DC Comics Takes The Knee For Juneteenth

Art from DC.[/caption]The artwork showed a number of Black DC Comics characters taking the knee or posing with the Black Power salute, including Green Lantern, Rocket, Amanda Waller, Hardware, Bumblebee, Aqualad, Icon, The Signal, Black Manta, Mister Terrific, Black Lightning, Superman Of Earth 23, Static, Guardian, Doctor Mid-Nite, Lucius Fox, Bronze Tiger, Vixen, Tyroc, Steel,[...]

'Supergirl' Season 4, Episode 16 "The House of L": Too Rushed, "Comp-Lex" for Own Good [SPOILER REVIEW]

Ben Bray directed the episode with story by Gabriel Llanas and teleplay by Katie Rose Rogers & Brooke Pohl. CW’s Supergirl stars Melissa Benoist as Kara Danvers/Supergirl, Chyler Leigh as Alex Danvers, Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen/Guardian, David Harewood as Hank Henshaw/J’onn J’onzz, Katie McGrath as Lena Luthor, Jesse Rath as Brainiac-5, Sam Witwer as Ben Lockwood/Agent Liberty, Nicole Maines as Nia Nal/Dreamer, and April Parker Jones as Colonel Lauren Haley. Greg Berlanti, Jessica Queller, Robert Rovner,[...]

'Supergirl' Season 4, Episode 15 "O Brother, Where Art Thou?": Cryer's Lex Is the Serum the Series Needed [SPOILER REVIEW]

Tawnia Mckiernan directed the episode written by Derek Simon & Nicki Holcomb. [caption id="attachment_1000601" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Supergirl -- "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" -- Image Number: SPG415a_0425b.jpg -- Pictured (L-R): Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen/Guardian and Melissa Benoist as Kara/Supergirl -- Photo: Sergei Bachlakov/The CW -- © 2019 The CW Network, LLC[...]

'Supergirl' Season 4, Episode 14 "Stand and Deliver" Puts The "Meta" in "Metaphor" [SPOILER REVIEW]

Tawnia Mckiernan directed the episode written by Derek Simon & Nicki Holcomb. CW's Supergirl stars Melissa Benoist as Kara Danvers/Supergirl, Chyler Leigh as Alex Danvers, Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen/Guardian, David Harewood as Hank Henshaw/J’onn J’onzz, Katie McGrath as Lena Luthor, Jesse Rath as Brainiac-5, Sam Witwer as Ben Lockwood/Agent Liberty, Nicole Maines as Nia Nal/Dreamer,[...]

Supergirl Season 3: 15 Photos and a Synopsis for the Season Finale

All Rights Reserved.[/caption][caption id="attachment_866251" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Supergirl -- "Battles Lost And Won" -- Image Number: SPG323a_0074.jpg -- Pictured (L-R): Mehcad Brooks as Guardian, Amy Jackson as Imra Ardeen/Saturn Girl,Melissa Benoist as Kara/Supergirl, Chris Wood as Mon-El, Erica Durance as Alura Zor-El and Chyler Leigh as Alex -- Photo: Katie Yu/The CW -- © 2018 The[...]

Supergirl Season 3, Episode 21 Recap: Not Kansas

Guardian steps in and saves a cop from a shooter during a potential bank robbery only to find out the weapon used is from a DEO design James and J'onn visit the manufacturer and they learn that they make a non-military hunting version that might have been modified by a bump stock to act like[...]

Supergirl Season 3: The DEO is Having Gun Control Issues

The episode is called 'Not Kansas', and while the end of the previous episode showed Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) about to fight Reign (Odette Annable), all the promotional material coming out focuses on Kara deciding on going to Argo City and what the DEO and Guardian (Mehcad Brooks) has to do while she is gone.. or[...]

Supergirl Season 3, Episode 19 Recap: The Fanatical

James follows in the private elevator where it turns out he keeps his Guardian suit in a special compartment that opens with his thumbprint and voice command of "Coltrane" He goes after the car they're using to get away and forces them to stop with a neat gadget that clamps onto a tire He chases[...]

Supergirl Season 3: 16 New Images from 'The Fanatical'

There are quite a bit of story spoilers in the images, so don't go any further if you don't want to know....Here is the synopsis for 'The Fanatical': JAMES CONSIDERS UNMASKING AS GUARDIAN -- When Tanya (guest star Nesta Cooper), a disciple of Coville's, escapes from what's left of his cult, she gives Kara (Melissa Benoist)[...]

Supergirl Season 3: New Synopsis Suggests Guardian-Focused Episode

Looking through the official photos I have of Mehcad Brooks for Supergirl season 3, I noticed that there are more of him on the phone than in his Guardian suit I think James Olsen is a good character on the show and I like what Brooks does with the role, but he just doesn't seem to[...]

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Brian Michael Bendis's List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion.Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman and[...]

What Jack Kirby Means To A Comic Fan, Critic, And Aspiring Creator

On August 28th, 1917, Jacob Kurtzberg was born in Manhattan. He was born to a pair of Austrian Jewish immigrants. He took to drawing quickly, starting in comic strips in 1936, and, in 1940, he teamed up with Joe Simon to create Captain America and Bucky Barnes. It's weird to think that a man born […]

James Olsen Must Find His Path

This article contains spoilers for the Supergirl episode - City of Lost Children.....Tonight's episode focused a lot on James Olsen / Guardian and just what his putting on the armor has come to mean He jumps in to save a woman who was being attacked And though he took out the attackers, she was scared[...]

Does Guardian Inspire Fear On Supergirl?

All through the first season and into the second, James Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) has been a major character on Supergirl, but even with his alter ego Guardian, the character has been out of the main storylines for a while But tonight, Olsen realizes that unlike Supergirl, Guardian inspires fear in people — and that's not[...]

How The Supergirl Effects Team Brought Parasite To Life

It also showed us both Mon-El and Guardian in action after Supergirl and J'onn J'onzz were drained by Parasite There's no dialogue in the video, but you can see from the different effects shots how many different layers are needed for some of what look like simple scenes and how much of the shots are[...]