This episode of Superman & Lois: The New Adventures podcast takes a look at possible updates on when The CW’s Superman & Lois could actually begin filming. We speculate on how many episodes Season 1 of Superman & Lois could be take a look at the comic book story arcs The Oz Effect and Hopes and Fears.

Warner Bros. TV (including Superman & Lois) plans to resume filming in Vancouver – Deadline

    • Standard 30-day notices to resume filming have been sent to actors
    • Depending on show, actors are expected to arrive August 20-27, followed by 2-week quarantine
    • Filming could then start early-mid September (pending union agreements on safety protocols)
    • Bitsie Tulloch on Twitter 7/20 – “Day 11 of quarantine. Only 3 more days until I morph into a full vampire”
    • A Million Little Things scheduled to begin filming August 25

Filming for Superman & Lois tentatively scheduled for September 28-April 1 – (Kryptonsite)

    • Should allow for January debut (usually 3 months between start of filming and season premiere for returning shows)
    • Will it allow extra time for filming the Pilot?
    • Would be 6 months of filming if not extended (usually 9 months for a 22 episode season)

Vancouver-based filming update – Deadline

  • (Vancouver Sun) The province of British Columbia (as of July 21) – ~ 5 million population, 3,328 total cases, 266 active
  • LA – population ~ 10 million, ~ 165,000 total cases
  • Vancouver has tightened restrictions with ~30 new cases/day (CBC)

Marc Guggenheim on what the Krypton cameo in Crisis on Infinite Earths would have been – Fake Nerd Podcast (via

  • “We were actually going to have Cameron play a Kryptonian elder, so we could play a little fast and loose with continuity if we had to…When Alura was basically grabbing Kal-El and Lois on Argo, to take them to the ship, we were going to have this Kryptonian elder essentially hologram in with important information about the destruction of the multiverse. So that stuff is actually written!”
  • Same Seg-El as Krypton or an alternate universe version?
  • Could Seg-El and other characters from Krypton be alive on Argo City?