20-year-old musician Taylor Swift who became one of the biggest selling artists is currently rumored to be lined to play Supergirl in a new possible reboot. Hopefully it’ll help us all forget the 1984 flop starring Helen Slater as Kara Zor El.
Several sites (including, MTV UK, Ireland Online, Digital Spy) are reporting that Swift is a front runner for the role as inside sources say: “Hollywood is short of female heroes and the time is right for a new Supergirl. She has all the right elements to be a positive role model to young girls.”
“A number of young stars are being mentioned for the title role in a Supergirl movie and possible TV spin-off and Taylor is top of that list.”
Swift who recently gust host on Saturday Night Live is also expected to star in an upcoming romantic Valentine’s Day comedy, where she plays Samantha Kenny, opposite Taylor Lautner, her now boyfriend and werewolf super stud from “The Twilight Saga: New Moon.”