Are you prepared to fulfill Naomi? Primarily based on the DC Comics character created by Brian Michael Bendis, David F. Walker and Jamal Campbell, we lastly have our first take a look at the TV adaptation of the title, because of the DC FanDome digital occasion.
Within the minute lengthy clip, Naomi (Kaci Walfall) is about to make a presentation at school when she will get a textual content from a buddy saying, “Wild stunt taking place within the sq.!” That’s adopted by one other textual content that includes two Superman symbols and a shocked emoji. Saying she wants this for her “website,” Naomi runs out, grabs her skateboard, and heads out to the battle that’s taking place on the town… Solely to break down earlier than she even will get there. With a short glimpse of Superman flying away overhead, Naomi falls unconscious, and we’re left with the promise that the sequence is coming in 2022.
With some variations, that is really how Naomi was launched within the comics all the best way again in [checks notes] 2019. Huh. Not that way back, so there are many totally different locations for the present to go. However suffice to say superhero fangirl Naomi doesn’t have quite a lot of expertise seeing superheroes, regardless of dwelling within the DC Universe… Even when she’s about to turn into very a lot embroiled with them.
The present comes from Oscar nominee Ava DuVernay and Arrow‘s Jill Blankenship. As described by Warner Bros’ synopsis, “Naomi follows the journey of a cool, assured, comedian e-book–loving teenager as she pursues her hidden future. As Naomi journeys to the heights of the Multiverse in quest of solutions, what she discovers will problem all the pieces we imagine about our heroes.”
What’s most fascinating about this description is that like with the comics, Naomi has the chance to deliver collectively quite a lot of the reveals within the Arrow-verse, and painting a hero who isn’t a grim vigilante or seasoned fighter; somewhat, only a woman with a weblog.
Watch the clip above, and see when you can put the items collectively earlier than the present premieres in 2022.
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