At the CW Upfront presentation in May the network announced that the character of Batwoman would appear in the annual CW/DC shows crossover. Today The CW has confirmed that Ruby Rose has been cast as Batwoman for the December episodes. As previously announced, the series BATWOMAN is also in development for the 2019-2020 season.
Here’s what we know about her character: “Armed with a passion for social justice and a flair for speaking her mind, Kate Kane soars onto the streets of Gotham as Batwoman, an out lesbian and highly trained street fighter primed to snuff out the failing city’s criminal resurgence. But don’t call her a hero yet. In a city desperate for a savior, Kate must overcome her own demons before embracing the call to be Gotham’s symbol of hope. Based on the characters from DC.”