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DC's Supergirl To Land At CBS


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The long wait for a television series based on popular DC superheroine Supergirl may officially be over, as American television channel NBC is reported to have put in a series order for the upcoming project. 

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Stephen Amell is the star of the CW's DC adaption, 'Arrow'

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Warner Bros. Television has teamed up with Greg Berlanti and Ali Adler to make the series, the pair having previously worked together on ABC superhero series 'No Ordinary Family'. A series based on the adventures of Kara Zor-El, cousin of Superman, has been in the works as far back as 2006, but it seems plans are finally going ahead to make the dream a reality. 

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2014 FanExpo Canada

Stephen Amell - 2014 FanExpo at Toronto Metro Convention Centre. - Toronto, Canada - Sunday 31st August 2014

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Larry David And Other Celebrities Getting Over-Excited at the Stanley Cup [Pictures]


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The Los Angeles Kings capitalized on the New York Rangers' hangover from an energy-sapping seven games series with Chicago by scoring a 3-2 win over their east-coast rivals in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals. The final few minutes were frantic and the Kings were unusually scrappy, though managed to hold on in a game that Rangers veteran Brad Richards knew was a missed opportunity.

Larry David Stanley CupCharissa Thompson [L] and Larry David [R] at the Stanley Cup Game 1 [Photo: Getty Images: Credit: Noel Vasquez]

"We had a chance to win," Richards told Sports Illustrated. "We had a great opportunity. Now we made it hard on ourselves."

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'The Flash' Teaser Trailer: A Quick Look At The CW's Newest Superhero


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CW’s ‘Arrow’ may have wrapped up its second season on Wednesday night, but fans were given an extra treat when they got their first look at upcoming spin off ‘The Flash’. Yes it’s only a one minute promo spot, but it does give us a hint of what to expect from the series, plus a closer look at that all important costume.

Grant Gustin will play 'The Flash'Grant Gustin will play 'The Flash'

First let’s get up to speed (sorry) on ‘The Flash’. A spin off of the CW’s hugely successful superhero series, ‘Arrow’, ‘The Flash’ is based on the DC comic book character of the same name. He was first introduced to ‘Arrow’ viewers as crime scene investigator Barry Allen, who appeared in Sterling City to investigate the possibility of a ‘super being’. After gaining Oliver Queen’s trust he returned to Central City where he was caught up in a chemical explosion in his lab during a lightening storm. The accident left him in a coma, but when he awakes he’ll have his own set of superpowers to help fight crime in the city.

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CW Upfronts arrivals

Stephen Amell - The CW Upfronts 2014 at The London Hotel by The New York City Center - NYC, New York, United States - Thursday 15th May 2014

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Get Caught Up On CW's 'Arrow' Before Season Two Ends


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With just three episodes left of season two, 'Arrow' is gearing up to go out with a bang on May 14th. The small screen superhero debuted on the CW in October 2012 and since then has built a loyal fanbase, becoming television’s standout comic book show. With spin off 'The Flash' on the way and season three details already being teased, isn’t it time we all got to know 'The Arrow' a little better?

Stephen Amell from 'Arrow'Stephen Amell, stars as Oliver Queen aka Arrow

Based on the Green Arrow from the DC comics, 'Arrow' follows billionaire playboy Oliver Queen, played by Stephen Amell, who after dark dons the hood of the Arrow to fight crime in Starling city. Before returning to the city, Oliver had been left shipwrecked on an island after a boat carrying himself, his father and girlfriend’s sister crashed at sea. His time shipwrecked causes Oliver to change from a playboy about town to a serious vigilante who would be out for vengeance against the cities criminals upon his return.

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'Arrow' Introduces Classic DC Villain, Played By Summer Glau


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CW's Arrow has finally introduced new DC Comics villain Ravager, who was created in last night's episode of the superhero TV drama. DC fans were certainly in for a pleasant surprise despite the entrance of Ravager proving to be the show's worst-kept secret after photos of actress Summer Glau taken on set were leaked earlier this month.

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Summer Glau's 'Arrow' Character Takes On A Formidable New Angle As Ravager.

We learn that the becoming the baddie is the fate of Isabel Rochev (Glau), who had an affair with Oliver's father back when she was an intern and has held a grudge over him choosing his family over her. She sets out for revenge and teams up with Slade Wilson (Manu Bennett) but winds up gets shot in the chest by Diggle (David Ramsey). Slade uses the Mirakuru and his own blood to bring Isabel back to life, bestowing her with incredible, superhuman strength.

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People's Choice Awards 2014 Arrivals

Stephen Amell - Peoples Choice Awards 2014 Arrivals held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live, 777 Chick Hearn Ct., Los Angeles, CA. - Los Angeles, California, United States - Wednesday 8th January 2014

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The 40th Annual Peoples Choice Awards

Stephen Amell - The 40th Annual Peoples Choice Awards at Nokia LA Live - Los Angeles, California, United States - Wednesday 8th January 2014

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The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards - Arrivals

Stephen Amell - The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards held at Nokia .LA. Live - Arrivals - Los Angeles, California, United States - Wednesday 8th January 2014

Stephen Amell And Wife Cassandra Jean Welcome New Baby Daughter


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Canadian actor, Stephen Amell and his wife, Cassandra Jean, welcomed a baby girl on Tuesday 15th October.

The ‘Arrow’ star’s rep confirmed the baby news to Just Jared, he said;

“Mavi Alexandra Jean Amell was born on Tuesday afternoon (October 15). Everyone is happy and healthy.”

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'50 Shades of Grey' Movie Cast In Turmoil After Charlie Hunnam's Exit


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UPDATE: British pop star Rita Ora has been cast as the adopted sister of Christian Grey, who will now be played by Irish actor Jamie Dornan. 

The 50 Shades of Grey movie appears to be in turmoil with just over two weeks before a huge crew descends on Vancouver for the first official day of shooting, with Universal and Focus Feature expecting to release the movie - based on E.L. James' erotic novel - in August, 2014.

More: Watch the Fifty Shades of Grey Trailer

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Amell Cousins Ensure San Diego Comic Con Is A CW Family Affair


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The Amell cousins, Stephen Amell and Robbie Amell, both made appearances at the San Diego Comic-Con. Stephen plays the main character in Arrow whilst Robbie stars in The Tomorrow People. Both series are produced and aired of The CW Network.

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Stephen Amell at the 2013 MuchMusic Video Awards in Toronto. 

Arrow is roughly based on the fictional superhero, The Green Lantern, a character who is very popular at the Comic-Con. Appearing at last year's Comic Con, few people recognised Stephen. He even went so far as to ask for pictures with fans, speaking on the Arrow Panel, he said  "I took a picture with a guy dressed as an old-school Green Arrow and he said, 'Why do you want to take this picture?' And I said 'because I play Green Arrow on TV'". 

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50 Shades Of Grey Movies Gets A Release Date: The Story So Far


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50 Shades Of Grey just became the biggest movie event of summer 2014 that isn't about super heroes, with Universal announcing their plans to have the film out by August 1 2014. The film will be quite the change from Guardians of the Galaxy, the Amazing Spider-Man 2 and X Men: Days of Future Past, but with a director, script and now a release date all lined up, the much-discussed movie adaption looks like it might finally happen after all. Still no work on who will be in it though, but that's just details.

So we know when the movie should be out, and providing director Sam Taylor-Johnson can keep things on track as soon as we get our Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey, then things are looking good. Taylor-Johnson was chosen to take on directing duties earlier this month and her announcement behind the camera has obviously given the producers confidence enough to push forward and commit to a date for when we'll see it on screen. Relatively inexperienced as a director, Taylor-Johnson could prove a competent pick nonetheless having achieved praise for her only work so far; the John Lennon biopic Nowhere Boy.

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Talylor-Johnson was Taylor-Wood before she met her husband, Arron Johnson [R], on the set of 'Nowhere Boy'

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