By Weslie Swift
PHOENIX – Actress Ruby Rose has been cast in the role of Batwoman on The CW.
As previously announced, the character will make her debut in the annual crossover event between four of the network’s DC shows: The Flash, Arrow, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow and Supergirl.
The CW is also developing a series based around the character, whose real name is Kate Kane. In the comics, Kane is a highly-trained street fighter and an out lesbian.
Rose is known for her role as Stella in Orange is the New Black.