Batwoman: Season 2

Batwoman: Season 2

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Javicia Leslie (The Family Business) takes over the cape from Ruby Rose in the second season of the CW series, following a new defender of Gotham as she overcomes personal demons while investigating what happened to Kate Kane.

2021Rating: TV-14USADC Entertainment



What Happened to Kate Kane?

A homeless 25-year-old named Ryan Wilder stumbles upon Kate's batsuit.


Prior Criminal History

After her quick spin in the Batgear, Ryan Wilder is... More back to facing the daily challenges of life as herself. Meanwhile, Alice has a new, devious plan to get the attention of both Gotham and Safiyah. With Kate still missing and the city in an uprising, Luke and Mary are desperate to find a stand in. In a pinch, Ryan dons the suit again and comes face-to-face with Alice for the first time. Back at Crows Headquarters, Sophie and Commander Kane try to uncover who may have had a vendetta against Kate.


Bat Girl Magic!

As Ryan Wilder continues to prove herself as Batwoman, she... More encounters the challenge of every superhero - living a double life. Meanwhile, Victor Szasz is slashing his way through the city streets, and Commander Kane has The Crows trying to stop the flow of Snakebite through Gotham. Safiyah takes notice of Alice's antics and Sophie finds herself in unexpected circumstances.


Fair Skin, Blue Eyes

As Batwoman attempts to fight the proliferation of Snake Bite... More through Gotham, a random encounter forces her to revisit her painful past. Empowered by her new role, Ryan Wilder is determined to ensure others like her don't go unnoticed. Meanwhile, those closest to Kate are given a good reason to believe she is still alive, forcing unexpected alliances and betrayals.


Gore on Canvas

Batwoman is approached by Commander Kane and Agent Moore to... More boost an infamous work of art that reveals the way to Coryana - and Kate. Despite her reservations, Luke and Mary convince Ryan to take the assignment, causing tensions within the Bat-team to escalate. Meanwhile, as Alice attempts to fulfill Safiyah's insidious request, she slowly discovers that she may not remember everything about her time on Coryana.


Do Not Resuscitate

As Ryan Wilder's kryptonite wound grows more severe, it hinders... More Batwoman's ability to protect Gotham. Alice's reunion with a fellow Coryana inhabitant presents unexpected complications.


It's Best You Stop Digging

As Ryan’s condition worsens, she questions Batwoman’s "no killing" code... More when she realizes the opportunity to avenge her mother is slipping away. Tatiana fills in the gaps for Alice about her time on Coryana and her history with Ocean.


Survived Much Worse

Batwoman's abilities are tested like never before, while Alice's search... More for Kate continues. Sophie and Jacob set their sights on Coryana, and Luke and Mary contend with an unexpected guest.


Rule #1

Batwoman confronts Gotham's biggest foe, while new information forces those... More closest to Kate to make some difficult decisions. Ryan's feelings for Angelique puts her partnership with Luke and Mary at risk, while Alice goes on a warped walk down memory lane.


Time Off For Good Behavior

As Batwoman focuses even more effort on taking down Black... More Mask, a new foe emerges, diverting the Bat team's attention to a distressing issue in Gotham. Continually haunted by the mistakes of his past, Jacob travels down a dangerous path in an attempt to eradicate them. Alice and Julia discover they have an enemy in common.


Arrive Alive

With Batwoman and The Crows each hot on the trail... More of the False Face Society, their efforts collide, and tension escalates. Alice seeks out Enigma, and Sophie and Ryan find some common ground.


Initiate Self-Destruct

Ryan is faced with a difficult decision that could expose... More her as Batwoman, creating a rift in the Bat Team. Meanwhile, Black Mask's plans for Kate Kane begin to unfold. Alice is reunited with someone from her past, and Sophie must decide where her loyalty lies.


I'll Give You a Clue

When Sophie must face a foe from her rookie days... More with The Crows, Ryan, Mary and Luke are also pulled into the villain's game. Meanwhile, the tables turn on Alice when she finds herself in dire circumstances, and Jacob continues to revisit the past.


And Justice For All

Batwoman is faced with a new challenge when Gotham's Snakebite... More addicts become ravenous for more than the next fix.


Armed and Dangerous

As Luke Fox's life hangs in the balance, repercussions from... More the devastating event are the catalyst for some life-changing decisions for those around him.



When a familiar foe descends upon Gotham, Batwoman and Mary... More find they must rely on each other more than ever. Alice has a has a new mission - and gets an unexpected ally to join her.


Kane, Kate

Batwoman struggles as Black Mask continues to raise the stakes... More with Circe as his henchwoman. Alice and Safiyah cross paths once again.



Ryan questions her place as the city's hero as she,... More Luke, Mary and Sophie must join forces when Black Mask instigates chaos in the Gotham streets. Meanwhile, Alice's attempt to rescue her sister means another encounter with Circe. In an epic standoff, unexpected alliances and transformations will upend Gotham as we know it.

Batwoman: Season 2 | Reviews

86%21 reviews

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Makes a strong effort at establishing life after Kate.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Leslie's character provides some classic "fish out of water" levity to an otherwise self-serious superhero melodrama.

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Feels like an on-the-fly salvage project because that's easier than the alternatives.

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These changes can add more depth to a show that's always tried to aim higher than the typical superhero stories.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

The show seems to be in good hands with Javicia Leslie.

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There won't be any concerns about Leslie's ability to lead the show after the first hour.

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The result is messy, as was maybe inevitable...

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Batwoman: Season 2 | Release Details

Batwoman: Season 2 is available to stream in Australia now on Google Play and Apple TV and Foxtel and Binge.