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Batwoman Season 2 "Initiate Self-Destruct" Delivers Big Payoff: Review
This forces a team-up between Alice (Rachel Skarsten) and Batwoman (Javicia Leslie) since Ocean and Angelique (Bevin Bru) are being held at the same place And then in a major complication, The Crows are about to discover Rian's identity as Batwoman by using a crime scene blood sample and cross-referencing it with national DNA databases[...]
Batwoman S02E10 Review: Series Stays Topical; Personal Moments Shine
All Rights Reserved. We also get a fun matchup as Alice (Rachel Skarsten) and Julia (Christina Wolfe) both find themselves investigating the same person, and some all-too-convenient memory loss It's a mini oil-and-water 48 Hours team-up type vibe that unfortunately lasts all too briefly But this seems to be the new mode for Alice and teaming[...]
Batwoman S02E09 "Rule #1" Review: Black Mask vs Defund the Police
The established trope from Season 1 of Kate Kane writing letters to Bruce Wayne, then transitioning to Season 2 characters writing to Kate likely ends this week as everyone writes a farewell letter to Kate and attends her funeral.  This is a big moment for everyone to say goodbye, but of course, we as the[...]
Batwoman S02E07 "It's Best You Stop Digging" Goes Drama-Heavy: Review
The episode centers around Ryan (Javicia Leslie) as her kryptonite wound begins affecting her mind, sending her on a rampage to take revenge on Alice (Rachel Skarsten) in revenge for killing her adopted mother There's also a lot of backstory revealed about Safiyah (Shivaani Ghai) but all of it feels like the setup to later[...]
Batwoman S02E07 Preview: For Alice, The Past Becomes a Little Clearer
For Alice (Rachel Skarsten), this week brings some answers to those major gaps in her memory about her time on Coryana and with Ocean (Nathan Owens) Unfortunately, it also brings a dying Ryan (Javicia Leslie) after her- considering breaking Batman's "no killing rule" to avenge her mother's death before her own. Photo: The CW — ©[...]
Batwoman S2E06 Do Not Resuscitate Review: Endless McGuffin Chase Drags
As a reminder, for the last several episodes, Batwoman/Ryan Wilder (Javicia Leslie) and the Crows and Alice (Rachel Skarsten) have all been trying to track down a painting that holds a map to Coryana, where they believe Kate Kane is being held, alive and well This continues to play out through this episode with not[...]
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While The CW's Batwoman gets ready to give Javicia Leslie's Ryan Wilder a serious batsuit upgrade in this Sunday's episode "Bat Girl Magic!," Shivaani Ghai's (Dominion) Safiyah is ready to make her debut after a first season's worth of teases- much as Alice (Rachel Skarsten) would prefer otherwise considering the "gift" Safiyah gave Alice to kick[...]
Batwoman: Rachel Skarsten Talks E02, "I Love Lucy" & Alice in Love?
Meanwhile, Alice (Rachel Skarsten) was delivered a "gift" from Safiyah (Shivaani Ghai) that looks to bring a war to the streets of Gotham between the two "big bads"- with the city lacking in a defender to save it And then there's the matter of the missing Kate Kane, because as you know: someone's not dead until[...]
Batwoman cast members discuss the second season. (Images: The CW)
On the other hand, there's the mystery surrounding the MIA Kate (hey, we didn't get a body) and how her absence impacts those once close to her (like Camrus Johnson's Luke Fox)- and how it looks to bring a war to the streets of Gotham between Alice (Rachel Skarsten) and Safiyah (Shivaani Ghai). Batwoman cast members[...]
Batwoman star Javicia Leslie has one word for her comic book counterpart (Images: WarnerMedia)
Not to be outdone, co-star Nicole Kang shared a look at how she rolls: turning lemons into lemonade and "making that ish work":   View this post on Instagram   TRYING TO FIGURE OUT IF I'M IN GOTHAM CITY OR AT THE GO-GO 😂 A post shared by Javicia Leslie (@javicia) on Oct 30, 2020 at 6:37pm PDT   View this[...]
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Meanwhile, Team Batwoman look for a way to destroy kryptonite after learning it could penetrate the Batsuit, while Alice (Rachel Skarsten), Mouse (Sam Littlefield), and Hush (Gabriel Mann) argue in their sewer lair. Batwoman — O, Mouse! — Image Number: BWN120B_0450r — Pictured (L – R): Rachel Skarsten as Alice and Sam Littlefield as Mouse —[...]
Sam Littlefield as Mouse in Batwoman, courtesy of The CW.
And I think that he is like everyone and wants to be loved." Sam Littlefield as Mouse and Rachel Skarsten as Alice in Batwoman, courtesy of The CW. So much of what helps make Mouse work on the show is his interactions with Alice onscreen, and we talked about how the two actors worked to achieve the[...]
Ruby Rose as Batwoman in Batwoman, courtesy of The CW.
Considering the last episode involved a serial bomber, double-dealings, murder confessions, and Alice (Rachel Skarsten) and Mouse (Sam Littlefield) running Arkham.  Our other takeaway from "A Narrow Escape"? I'm not sure if Kate (Ruby Rose) originally had this in mind when she decided to protect Gotham City differently than how her cousin Bruce did[...]