CW Holds Off On Wonder Woman TV Series

It looks like Wonder Woman will continue to struggle to get back onto TV. If you were looking forward to the CW’s Amazon, a series based on Wonder Woman much like Smallville was for Superman, keep wishing. Deadline reports that CW has finished their pilot orders for the season, and Amazon was not among them. The series producers had even gotten as far as to begin casting for the show. This doesn’t mean Amazon’s dead, though. The network says they still have high hopes for getting it on-air to add as an additional draw to Arrow, their series based on Green Arrow, a fellow DC Comics character.

Wonder Woman has had a constantly bumpy road with live-action since her original series was cancelled in 1979. NBC took a shot at the character in 2011, but it didn’t pan out well at all, receiving criticism for reducing Diana – an Amazon warrior princess – to eating ice cream and crying over a man.

Movies haven’t worked out either; Joss Whedon was trying to do a Wonder Woman movie, but he was shot down. He went on to make the third-highest grossing movie of all time, also based on comic book characters. DC says they want Wonder Woman to be a part of the upcoming Justice League movie, which now we find out may not happen if Man of Steel underperforms.

Share this article:

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on tumblr
Share on email
Share on whatsapp

Recent Posts

Gaming News

Hitman 3’s Season of Pride is Live

The Season of Pride is the most recent content drop from the Hitman 3 team. It includes new missions, costumes, and more!

Gaming News

Watch Dogs: Legion Is Getting Its First Content Update

Watch Dogs: Legion is getting a huge update and a cool new playable character.

Chernobylite reactor core Gaming News

Chernobylite Get’s a Release Date

Chernobylite is an eerie RPG that you need to keep your eye on.

Shows the main character's hand and a photo of another character Game Reviews

Paradise Lost Review

Paradise Lost is a part of a relatively new genre of video game dubbed walking simulator. Usually, games in this genre are in first person and involve walking around looking …

Final Checkpoint Podcast

Sony Milking The Last of Us Over New Endeavors? | Final Checkpoint Podcast Ep. 84

This week Joel and Ben react to the latest rumors and reports from this week in gaming. Including Sony remaking The Last of Us. Joel and Ben discuss if Sony …

Final Checkpoint Podcast

Xbox Snags MLB The Show for Game Pass and RIP Mario w/ Special Guest LookItsMikeO | Final Checkpoint Podcast Ep. 83

This week Joel and Ben welcome special guest Mike O. from The Gaming Morning Show, and They discuss Xbox snagging MLB The Show 21 day and date on Game …