‘Batwoman’ & ‘Supergirl’ Earn GLAAD Media Award Nominations

The CW’s Batwoman and Supergirl have entered the running for a GLAAD Media Award as both shows have earned nominations.

The GLAAD Media Awards honors media that it considers containing fair and accurate portrayals of LGBTQ people and issues. Both Supergirl and Batwoman were nominated for Outstanding Drama Series. In addition to Batwoman and Supergirl, Star Trek: Discovery was also nominated for the award.

Batwoman, in particular, is notable for having the first openly gay character to be the main protagonist of a superhero show. Supergirl has also been nominated for the GLAAD award three times and featured the first transgender superhero to appear in a live-action series. We will have to wait and see whether or not Batwoman or Supergirl will take home the GLAAD Award this time.

What do you all make of this news? Are you happy to hear that Supergirl and Batwoman have been nominated for the GLAAD Media Awards? Do they deserve these GLAAD nominations? Let us know what you think of Batwoman and Supergirl in the comments below!

Batman and Supergirl will return for Crisis on Infinite Earth’s: Part Three. Here is the official synopsis:

OLIVER HAS BECOME SOMETHING ELSE IN PART FOUR OF “CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS.” EPISODE PENNED BY MARV WOLFMAN & MARC GUGGENHEIM – Stuck in the Vanishing Point, the Paragons search for a way to escape. The futility of the situation is compounded by The Flash’s (guest star Grant Gustin) disappearance. However, hope appears in the form of Oliver (Stephen Amell), who reveals that he has become something else. Meanwhile, the origin stories for The Monitor (guest star LaMonica Garrett) and Anti-Monitor are revealed. Glen Winter directed the episode written by Marv Wolfman & Marc Guggenheim (#808).

Crisis on Infinite Earths: Part Four airs on January 14th at 8:00 p.m. on The CW.

The GLAAD Media Awards will be held in New York on Thursday, March 19th and in Los Angeles on April 16th.

Source: GLAAD.com

New ‘Titans’ Photos Show Off Aqualad And The Original Team

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Titans Aqualad 01DC Universe has released eight brand new images from the upcoming fourth episode of the second season of Titans entitled, "Aqualad".

"Aqualad" will explore the dynamic among Dick Grayson/Robin (Brenton Thwaites), Donna Troy/Wonder Girl (Conor Leslie), Hank Hall/Hawk (Alan Ritchson), Dawn Granger/Dove (Minka Kelly) and Garth/Aqualad (Drew Van Acker) and how four years prior, their tight-knit family dynamic developed only to have their personal feelings bleed more into their work only to be exacerbated by the arrival of a new villain.

These new images give fans a new look at Drew Van Acker as Aqualad as well as a couple of new looks at the original team united together for action. In particular, we get our best look at how the Aqualad suit translates onscreen in live-action form.

You can check out the rest of the gallery for "Aqualad" by clicking "Next".

Here is the official synopsis for season two:

In Season 2, following the aftermath of their encounter with Trigon, Dick reforms the Titans. Under his supervision in their new home at Titans Tower, Rachel, Gar and Jason Todd train together to hone their hero abilities and work together as a team. They are joined by Hank Hall and Dawn Granger aka Hawk and Dove and Donna Troy aka Wonder Girl. Although these original Titans attempt to transition into a regular life, when old enemies resurface everyone must come together to take care of unfinished business. And as this family of old and new Titans – including Conner Kent and Rose Wilson – learn to co-exist, the arrival of Deathstroke brings to light the sins of the old Titans which threaten to tear this new Titans family apart once more.

The series stars Brenton Thwaites as Robin/Nightwing, Anna Diop as Starfire, Teagan Croft as Raven, and Ryan Potter as Beast Boy. Newcomers for its sophomore outing include Joshua Orpin and Esai Morales playing Superboy and Deathstroke, respectively, while Chella Man and Chelsea Zhang have also joined the cast as Deathstroke’s children Jericho and Ravager. Natalie Gumede has signed on to play Mercy Graves and Game of Thrones star Iain Glen is on board as Bruce Wayne.

Titans season two is now airing on DC Universe.

Source: DC Universe

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