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    Default 'Superman & Lois' : The CW TV Series

    It's Bird, It's a Plane! It's 'Superman & Lois' in Development at The CW

    Tentatively titled Superman & Lois, the in-development project would see Hoechlin and Elizabeth Tulloch (Grimm) reprising their Arrowverse roles as Clark Kent/Superman and Lois Lane, which they have already brought to Supergirl and the current production of this year's Crisis crossover.
    Is this just a trial balloon or a real possibility? And what does iot mean for any future Superman movies?
    There came a time when the Old Gods died! The Brave died with the Cunning! The Noble perished locked in battle with unleashed Evil! It was the last day for them! An ancient era was passing in fiery holocaust!

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    Fuck yeah.

    Love Tyler Hoechlin in the role.

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    Please get better writers than SG had. Their stupidity made me drop that show in S2.

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    Quote Originally Posted by regnak View Post
    Please get better writers than SG had. Their stupidity made me drop that show in S2.
    The show got much better with Season 3 and especially 4.

    2 was the low point.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Anarchist View Post
    The show got much better with Season 3 and especially 4.

    2 was the low point.
    The last straw for me was when Cadmus captured Alex for the second time that season. Then they showed her around their base without searching or restraining her. Of course it was a disaster for them. Have they figured out that they shouldn’t treat her as a bad ass most of the time but a china doll when captured? That was when I realized the 3 Stooges has smarter villains.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Anarchist View Post
    The show got much better with Season 3 and especially 4.

    2 was the low point.
    What?? Season 3 was so so bad. Mon-El was written terribly and the Legion was so disappointing I stopped watching the show.

    I actually liked most of S2 and S1 had some good eps.

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    I'll go with it. Especially if the rumors about a young Jon Kent are true.

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    Quote Originally Posted by stargazer01 View Post
    What?? Season 3 was so so bad. Mon-El was written terribly and the Legion was so disappointing I stopped watching the show.

    I actually liked most of S2 and S1 had some good eps.
    I liked Mon-El in S3 much better, since he acted actually heroic and because they ultimately didn't put him back together with Kara.
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    It's nice to see Tyler Hoechlin finally getting his due as Superman .

    I'm glad he'll get to step into his own series rather then just be a supporting character in Supergirl. I think that will probably address a lot of people's issues with how he's sometimes been handled there now that he's a main character and we have Lois as a strong co-star (hopefully she's handled better then Iris was at times).

    I do wonder what they will do with it beyond "Lois and Clark tackle a case/parent issue of the week" since Supergirl has already established several iconic Superman villains (including Lex). Will they be able to differentiate enough from Kara's show? I guess they can re-establish Zod, they haven't done anything with Brainaic yet, and maybe Mongul?

    It's a shame they can't reboot Jimmy for this, but I guess we'll finally get to see Arrowverse Perry White? I'm curious what the supporting cast might look like.

    I wonder if they'd eventually do a season adapting Death/Reign.

    Quote Originally Posted by regnak View Post
    Please get better writers than SG had. Their stupidity made me drop that show in S2.
    They've got the guy who showrunned Flash for some of it's weaker seasons, so I hope he's able to improve with Superman.

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    I wonder if they'll be able to overcome the budgetary limitations that have left Supergirl having to always fight in dimly lit warehouse / factory spaces half the time.

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    If its a family show gimmick. Id give it a whirl. Thats one thing I like about Black Lightning. Deals with a super family. Each CW show should IDEALLY give you a different feel, tho this is not always the case of course.

    Like Arrow should have been the most grounded, Flash for the light hearted (mostly) Silver Age kinda stuff going on, getting serious when it needs to, Legends for the over the top crazy campy hijinks, etc.

    Thats just my opinion anyway

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