In few short weeks, NBC & DC Entertainment will be bringing a different take to superhero adaptations to the small screen. That new take is Powerless, a workplace comedy set in the DC Universe that follows a security firm who deals with the fallout of heroic battles. Given that its connected DC Comics, naturally fans have speculated what DC heroes or villains would make an appearance in the show, and now one Silver Age character has been confirmed via a new trailer..
Earlier today a brand-new trailer debuted that is full of references to iconic DC characters like Batman, Wonder Woman, etc. During the brief clip,a certain star-shaped classic villain who liked to terrorize the Justice League of America in the comics was spotted.
That’s right! Starro makes an appearance in Powerless. Starro is seen clinging to a water tower before it seems to explode onto a nearby window.
Powerless premieres Thursday, February 2 at 8:30/7:30c on NBC.