Barley a day after “broadcast networks” see the Supergirl project CBS give it a series commitment order. This is great news for fans, although it does not guarantee the show will make it as we have seen in the past. according to Deadline the “size of commitment eclipses the series commitment DC Batman drama Gotham got at Fox last fall. ” The Supergirl pilot will be written and executive produced by Greg Berlanti, an executive producer on Arrow and The Flash, along with Ali Adler. Deadline also gives us a small premise for the show:
Born on the planet Krypton, Kara Zor-El escaped amid its destruction years ago. Since arriving on Earth, she’s been hiding the powers she shares with her famous cousin. But now at age 24, she decides to embrace her superhuman abilities and be the hero she was always meant to be.