Sky pick up Supergirl for UK broadcast
Sky have confirmed that they have picked up Supergirl for broadcast in the UK. The show, being developed by CBS stars Melissa Benoist as Superman's cousin Kara Zor-El.
Supergirl will air from 26th October in the US, we're expecting Sky to attempt to tackle online piracy by scheduling the UK broadcast close to this date. Update: Now confirmed for 29th October debut at 8pm.
“I am delighted to announce Supergirl is coming to Sky 1. We’ve already seen in the success of The Flash and Arrow that comic-book characters are a big hit with our customers, and with this fresh, fast-paced new series, we’re giving them another sure-fire superhero smash.” - Adam McDonald, Director, Sky 1
Check out the latest Supergirl trailer below...