New Series Supergirl Packs A Mean Punch

Melissa Benoist as Kara Danvers in Supergirl(1)

Supergirl is the latest superhero TV series to be added to the huge library of HOOQ, Asia’s largest video-on-demand service. The show is about Kara Zor-El, the cousin of Superman, as she tries to get used to a new public persona while dealing with her very real human relationships, realizing her full superhero potential and discovering how she can help the citizens of National City.

“It’s funny because in my everyday life, I have always been such a pacifist, “says Melissa Benoit who plays Supergirl.“The butt kicking is new to me. That’s a new muscle I’m flexing, but I’d be lying if I didn’t say I liked it.” She also has rigorous physical training, but she loves that she can be a great role model not just for girls but anyone how fearlessness can push one overcome the odds.

Calista Flockhart as media mogul and fierce taskmaster Cat Grant

Calista Flockhart as Cat Grant

Also starring in the hit TV series is Calista Flockhart who plays Cat Grant, the CEO of CatCo World Media where Supergirl works as her assistant. Flockhart has expressed her excitement in the past to work on a show that “embraces… and celebrates Girl Power.” Not that she is any stranger to shows that celebrate strong female roles as Flockhart first gained television super-stardom through the quintessential workplace comedy Ally McBeal, wherein she played the titular character.

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HOOQ up with Asia’s exclusive premiere of Ash vs. Evil Dead

Ash vs Evil Dead

Hello Sweeties!

To be honest when I was much much younger,  I have no love for the Zombie genre/Waking Dead, it is not just the blood, gore and rotting flesh. I just found these walking trash compactors so boring. They just moan and are sooo very very slow. I more of a vampire kinda teen.

Fast forward to the present. Zombie are all the rage.  From apps, books, movies and now television shows! I got to watch one and I admit I was hooked! Who knew, that subject of these infectious, slow moving, rotting souless creatures could be so engaging?

Hooq to debut in the Philippines_

HOOQ, Asia’s biggest video-on-demand service, partners with Starz Entertainment this Halloween to bring you the extreme gore of the highly anticipated Ash vs. Evil Dead exclusively on HOOQ, ahead of the US, for the first time in Asia.

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