Off-Panel: February 23, 2015

This post originally appeared on Panels, which is now Book Riot Comics

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“For now, DC appears to be putting their words into action. Through TODAY, DC presented her with a sketch of a new superhero: Rowan, herself.”

We’ve written a lot about Rowan, and discussed how DC’s response to her was a missed opportunity. Well, they’ve seized the day, and it’s brought a tear to pretty much everyone’s eye.

“With ‘Gotham’ and ‘Firefly’ veteran Morena Baccarin landing the lead female role opposite Ryan Reynolds in next year’s ‘Deadpool’ solo film, who should she play?”

Morena Baccarin’s been cast as the female lead (opposite Ryan Reynolds) in the new Deadpool movie. Go make your voice heard in CBR’s poll!

“Zack Snyder, who is directing the upcoming Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, tweeted the first image of Jason Momoa tonight dressed as the underwater hero. Momoa, most famous for his role in Game of Thrones, looks like an ocean-dwelling version of Khal Drogo.”

The first image of Jason Momoa as Underwater Khal Drogo Aquaman was tweeted. I think I speak for all women when I say WE’LL TAKE IT.

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