Comic-Con Reacts to Supergirl Pilot: "I'm Absolutely Speechless"
Comic-Con got the first (legal) look at CBS’ eagerly anticipated Supergirl pilot at the opening night of the San Diego fan mega-convention Wednesday night. The verdict? Based on Twitter reactions from the screening, fans were overwhelmingly positive about the first episode (which also “leaked” onto file-sharing services in May shortly after its series order), and they were especially glowing toward star Melissa Benoist.
Here’s a sample of responses, culled from both media pros and everyday fans:
And a couple outright pans: