Nicole Maines (Supergirl) and Camrus Johnson (Batwoman) are about to add another accomplishment to their resumes: comic book authors! The two stars will each introduce their characters to the DC Comics world in new stories this year.
Maines’ character Nia Nal/Dreamer was an original creation for Supergirl, and Maines will debut the character in the comics in the new volume DC Pride. DC Pride will be an 80 page anthology story highlighting LGBTQIA+ characters from DC Comics. Dreamer will have her own eight page section of the anthology, which will be released on June 8. The DC Pride initiative will also include exclusive variant covers of popular comics, with the many covers available to preview here. The full list of featured characters, authors, and artists can be found below:
Batwoman (Kate Kane) by James Tynion IV & Trung Le Nguyen
Poison Ivy & Harley Quinn by Mariko Tamaki & Amy Reeder
Midnighter by Steve Orlando & Stephen Byrne
Flash of Earth-11 (Jess Chambers) by Danny Lore & Lisa Sterle
Green Lantern (Alan Scott) & Obsidian by Sam Johns & Klaus Janson
Aqualad (Jackson Hyde) by Andrew Wheeler & Luciano Vecchio
Dreamer by Nicole Maines & Rachael Stott
Renee Montoya by Vita Ayala and Skylar Patridge
Pied Piper by Sina Grace, Ro Stein & Ted Brandt
In addition, Camrus Johnson will debut a story about his character Luke Fox in Batman: Legends Urban #4 that DC Comics calls “action-packed.” This volume will also be released on June 8 and will also have several variant covers.
Supergirl is set to premiere its final season on March 30 while Batwoman is currently airing its second season on Sundays at 8 p.m. ET on The CW.