Brian Stapf Joins DC Universe “Stargirl” Cast as Wildcat

TV Insider has reported that Brian Stapf will be joining the cast of the DC Universe Supergirl series as Ted Grant aka Wildcat. For those who are not aware, Ted Grant was another founder member of the Justice Society of America. Wildcat first debuted in the comics in Sensation Comics #1, which was released in January 1942. The original Wildcat was created by Bill Finger & Irwin Hasen. Ted Grant previously made an appearance on Arrow played by J.R. Ramirez who was the mentor to Laurel Lance (Katie Cassidy). The confirmed cast members so far include: Brec Bassinger: Stargirl Joel McHale: Starman (Sylvester Pemberton)…

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Lou Ferrigno Jr. Joins DC Universe Stargirl Cast as Hourman

TVline has reported that Lou Ferrigno Jr. will be playing Rex Tyler aka Hourman in the upcoming DC Universe Stargirl series. For those who are not aware, Rex Tyler was one of the founding members of the Justice Society of America. Rex Tyler made his debut appearance in Adventure Comics #48, which was released in March 1940. The original Hourman was created by Ken Fitch and Bernard Baily. This isn’t the first time the character was seen in a live-action DC production as the character recently appeared as a guest role in DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, who was portrayed by Patrick J. Adams. No other details…

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Joel McHale Joins DC Universe Stargirl Cast as Starman

Variety has reported that Joel McHale will be joining the cast of the upcoming DC Universe exclusive Stargirl series as Sylvester Pemberton, who is also known as Starman. The character is stated to be depicted as the “Golden Age Starman” and he will have a reoccurring role in the series.   For those who are not aware, Sylvester Pemberton made his debut appearance in Action Comics #40, which was released in September 1941. The character was created by Jerry Siegel and Hal Sherman. The character also had various aliases throughout his career such as Star-Spangled Kid and Skyman.   Variety provided…

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DC Universe Titans Episode 7 “Asylum” Review

The Titans episode this week left me uncomfortable and I think that is what it set out to do. For six episodes, the series has introduced viewers to Dick, Rachael, Kory and Gar. These episodes attempt to make our heroes feel like real people. However, “Asylum” went and tore these characters apart piece by piece, and in turn made me feel really uncomfortable while doing so. This review is going to be different as I am not writing out of enjoyment, but out of sorrow.   [Warning: The following review…

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First Look at Donna Troy in DC Universe’s Titans

Warner Bros. recently revealed a first look at Donna Troy in DC Universe’s Titans. For those who are not aware, Conor Leslie will be portraying Donna Troy aka Wonder Girl. She will debut in the eight episode of the series titled, “Donna Troy,” which will premiere on DC Universe on November 30.  Donna Troy first debuted in The Brave and the Bold vol. 1 #60, which was released in July 1965. The character was created by Bob Haney and Bruno Premiani. DC Universe provided an official description of the character. Whether she’s referred to as Wonder Girl, Troia, or Darkstar, the Titan known…

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DC Universe Titans Episode 6 “Jason Todd” Review

Dear Hero Club readers, I apologize for the delay in this review. The sixth episode of Titans, titled “Jason Todd” did not inspire me to write as much as the previous five episodes. I am not entirely sure yet, why this happened but maybe the reason will become more clear later in this review. Now, this episode of Titans broke ground by having the first live-action appearance of Jason Todd, the second Robin. So far, Titans has done a great job of introducing a multitude of live-action debuts in its…

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DC Universe Titans Episode 5 “Together” Review

Since the beginning, viewers have been waiting to see the Titans team come together. After four episodes of setting up Dick, Rachael, Kory and Gar (as well as some detours), “Together” finally unites our team. With the Titans now together, did the series finally manage to hit its natural stride? To find out we will have dive right into Titans Episode 5, “Together,” so let’s do it!   [Warning: The following review contains several spoilers]   Rachael Roth is the central focus of this series; the story revolves around people searching…

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DC Universe Titans Episode 4 “Doom Patrol” Review

This week on Titans, we are introduced to the Doom Patrol who not only steal the show but also provide the series’ best episode to date. Without too much preamble, let’s dive right in to Titans Episode 4, “Doom Patrol.”   [Warning: The following review contains several spoilers]   We have come to the point in this series where I do not need to say that the plot revolves around Rachael Roth/ Raven; it has become very clear that the main plot of this show is the imminent danger of Rachael’s…

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Anjelika Washington Joins DC Universe’s Stargirl Cast

The official DC Universe website has updated with the announcement that Anjelika Washington will be joining the cast for the upcoming DC Universe exclusive Stargirl series.  For those who are not aware, the series was first announced at San Diego Comic Con 2018. Earlier this September, it was revealed that Brec Bassinger will be playing Stargirl in the series. Currently her character is under wraps, however it is stated that she will be someone “familiar to DC Comics fans!” The official DC Universe website provided a description for the series. “Stargirl follows high school sophomore Courtney Whitmore as she inspires an unlikely…

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DC Universe Titans Episode 3 “Origins” Review

We arrive to the third episode of Titans; we have reached the point where the series wants to finish setting up the story and begin to move forward. Due to this we, the fans, get an episode that feels a bit awkward. However, it works its way through a checklist of plot elements that need to be introduced. So let us begin our deep dive into Titans Episode 3, “Origins,” as usual we will be breaking down the episode by character.   [Warning: The following review contains several spoilers]   This…

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