There’s a lot of what we loved in The Punisher Season 1 in Season 2, enough to make the season enjoyable as a whole: Frank being Frank, Madani’s brand of controlled rage, Curtis, Karen, Karen and Frank. There’s just also a lot of the things we didn’t really enjoy fromRead More →


BY ALYSSA BARBIERI & LYRA HALE Every episode of Supergirl presents something to consider or something to talk about. Whether it’s issues such as immigration or religion or grief or inner struggles, Supergirl always finds a way to focus on the humanity in this world — and in our world.Read More →

By Alyssa Barbieri and Lissete Lanuza Saenz You know that America’s Next Top Model gif, the one where Tyra Banks is screaming WE WERE ROOTING FOR YOU, WE WERE ALL ROOTING FOR YOU? That was us, Supergirl. That was us. We really wanted you to do this Maggie Sawyer storylineRead More →

Supergirl is back! How we’ve missed her. And this show. And the way it can emotionally compromise us even when we don’t expect the show to be able to. Like with that dream sequence. And that Alex/J’onn conversation. And the Danvers sisters! Our Fangirlish writers Alyssa, Lizzie, Lyra, Lacey, Kayla,Read More →

When it comes to DC Television, there’s a unique feeling that I get when I watch Supergirl. I feel like I’m watching the This Is Us of superhero shows, if that makes sense. Not that Arrow, The Flash, or Legends of Tomorrow don’t evoke emotion out of me, but everyRead More →

Supergirl’s Alex Danvers and Maggie Sawyer were one of the most satisfying surprises last season. They were a couple we didn’t see coming until Maggie made her debut. But the chemistry was instantaneous and compelling. Suddenly, we were looking at our next OTP. Their beautiful relationship was depicted truthfully andRead More →

Well, we’re all dead. And Supergirl killed us with a sensational season finale wrought with raw emotion and beautiful storytelling. How are we expected to survive these next five months?! Our Fangirlish writers Alyssa, Lizzie, Lyra, Nora, Sarah, and Erin are breaking down the season 2 finale of Supergirl, which hasRead More →

There’s a sizeable difference between Supergirl’s freshman season and its current sophomore season. Not that the first season was bad, but this second season is so phenomenal by comparison that it can sometimes seem that way. Let’s just take a look at where we were one year ago. Where ourRead More →

What would you sacrifice for love? That was the core question at the heart of Supergirl’s thriller of an hour titled “Alex,” which as the name implies centered around the search for the kidnapped Alex Danvers and the two women that love her the most. One of the beautiful thingsRead More →