The CW Casts Ruby Rose as Batwoman For Upcoming Crossover Event

The CW Casts Ruby Rose as Batwoman For Upcoming Crossover Event

The CW Casts Ruby Rose as Batwoman For Upcoming Crossover Event

The news of Ruby Rose's casting was confirmed by the official Arrow Twitter account, which posted an image of the actress alongside the titular hero she's set to play.

Actress Ruby Rose is suiting up to play Batwoman in The CW's annual crossover special featuring characters from the network's other DC Comics shows.

The takeaway here? Don't be holding your breath for a Batman cameo on the newly-announced Batwoman series, which is all about openly gay crime-fighter Kate Kane rising up to become Gotham's newfound symbol of hope.

The Batwoman series is in development for the 2019-2020 season, with executive producer/writer Caroline Dries at the helm, as well as executive producers Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter and Geoff Johns. The character will make her first appearance in the network's latest four-way Arrowverse crossover event, set to air in December. First introduced in Detective Comics #233 and created by Edmond Hamilton and Sheldon Moldoff in 1956, Batwoman has gone through two different incarnations and they're both named Katherine.

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According to the character's bio from DC Comics, Kate Kane is a former student in the United States Military Academy.

Ruby Rose has revealed that she been cast as Batwoman for an upcoming TV series in which the superhero will be the first openly lesbian hero on screens.

The CW just announced that the fantastic Ruby Rose would be playing their "new" Batwoman.

Though it has not been explicitly stated, artwork released by Warner Bros suggests she will wear the character's signature black and red costume. Congratulations to all Jewish bats, lesbians, and Ruby Rose lovers! She'll reprise her role as the mute assassin Ares in John Wick 3: Parabellum, and will pop up as Jaxx Herd in the sci-fi action-thriller The Meg later this year. Aside from Arrow, which started it all back in 2012, DC Comics' television universe includes The Flash, Supergirl and Legends of Tomorrow.

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