The CW Orders Three Pilots To Series: BATWOMAN, NANCY DREW & KATY KEENE

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Arrow -- "Elseworlds, Part 2" -- Image Number: AR709d_0403r -- Pictured: Ruby Rose as Kate Kane/Batwoman -- Photo: Jack Rowand/The CW -- © 2018 The CW Network, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

The CW are continuing to bulk up their schedule giving three pilots series orders: Arrowverse addtion Batwoman, Riverdale spinoff Katy Keene and Nancy Drew.

Batwoman follows the adventures of Kate Kane who becomes a vigilante in Gotham city after the disappearance of Batman. Kate is an out lesbian trained fighter from a military family. She made her first appearance in this season’s Arrowverse crossover event.

Nancy Drew, starring potential breakout Kennedy McMann, is the latest take on the beloved sleuth. The CBS TV Studios-produced drama from Noga Landau, Schwartz and Savage is the first time a Nancy Drew project has moved to series after multiple recent attempts among the broadcast networks.

Katy Keene is a Riverdale spinoff that follows Archie Comics’ character Katy Keene as she moves to New York to make a name for herself. Lucy Hale stars as Katy Keene and Riverdale’s Ashley Murray will leave that show to focus on this one.

 

SOURCE: Hollywoodreporter.com