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 Birds of Prey
Birds of Prey is an organization of sorts, though they’re never really called the Birds of Prey in any way, shape or form throughout the series.
Birds of prey in a traditional sense are hunters, such as the eagle, who spot their prey from afar and swoop down upon the prey with a speed and grace that never ceases to amaze onlookers.
Birds of Prey: Batgirl / Catwoman and Catwoman / Oracle
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 Birds of Prey (TV series) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Birds of Prey was a live action American television series produced in 2002.
The series, which was created and produced by David Carson for The WB, was loosely based on the DC Comics series, Birds of Prey.
However, the series never caught on in popularity; comic fans complained of the mishmash of timelines and "villain of the week" episodes while the overarching story arcs involving the disappearance of Batman were slow to develop.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Birds_of_Prey_(television_series)   (944 words)

  
 Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The WB is canceling the Birds of Prey television series, according to a story from The Hollywood Reporter.
DC Comics, which continues to publish an ongoing Birds of Prey comic, also recently announced a special new comic to tie in with the show, similar to its Smallville comic.
Although she was part of the pilot, Sherilyn Fenn won't be playing Harley Quinn in the upcoming Birds of Prey television series.
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 Birds of Prey: Guardians of New Gotham - Ian Abercrombie Biography
Pitt, Elaine's employer on Seinfeld, the staid auctioneer in the climactic sequence of Mouse Hunt, and Alfred the Butler in the series Birds of Prey.
Birds of Prey is ™ and © 2003-2005 DC Comics, the WB, Warner Brothers, and Tollin/Robbins.
Birds of Prey: Guardians of New Gotham is a fan site and not associated with any of the above.
www.tonyznet.com /birdsofprey/cast/06_ian.html   (413 words)

  
 Batman
Birds of Prey is the batman spinnoff that features Oracle, Black Canary and occasionally Huntress.
Prey for the Hunter: Someone is out killing metahumans with their own powers and Birds are determined to find out what.
On the Birds of Prey television series she runs away from her new foster parents and finds Barbara and Helena.
geocities.com /birdsofprey2   (788 words)

  
 Birds of Prey (comic book) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Birds of Prey (often shortened to BoP) is a comic book published by DC Comics that features the adventures of a group of superheroines who are based in Gotham City (and later based in Metropolis).
The series was conceived by Jordan Gorfinkle and originally written by Chuck Dixon.
Despite the title of the series being Birds of Prey, the term isn't even mentioned until issue #86, in which Zinda suggests it; however, the other characters get sidetracked and do not respond to the suggestion.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Birds_of_Prey_(comics)   (1437 words)

  
 The Life of Birds | Links
Find out about the different methods the various birds use to entice females, and get the scoop on the new and exciting ways researchers are trying to figure out the science behind these birds' behavior.
In Parrots: Look Who's Talking, we feature various birds seen on the companion program, explore how the illegal bird trade is threatening wild populations, take a fresh look at parrot conservation, and present a useful guide to notable parrot resources in print and on the Web.
Find out more about the extraordinary abilities of these birds, so clumsy on land and so graceful underwater, and read why they may be in danger of losing their homes.
www.pbs.org /lifeofbirds/links/index.html   (673 words)

  
 Gotham Clock Tower: The Web's First Source For "Birds of Prey" - The Television Series
Birds of Prey may be over, but here's some stuff that may interest you....
The script is by Gail Simone, who writes DC Comics' popular Birds of Prey series, and presents the pair as strong, smart, sexy - and even a bit flawed.
Birds, of course, was the short-lived Batman spin-off loosely based on the DC Comic of the same time.
www.gothamclocktower.com   (878 words)

  
 Open Directory - Arts:Television:Programs:Action and Adventure   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
A 1996 television series starring Scott Bakula and Maria Bellow as spies who pretend to be married on their missions.
Remake of the classic series casts the man of the jungle as an orphan caught in a rich uncle's plot to take over his father company, Greystoke.
The 1970 television show was about a group of young rebels, "The Yankee Doodle Society", who aided the American cause in the American Revolution.
dmoz.org /Arts/Television/Programs/Action_and_Adventure/desc.html   (1911 words)

  
 BirdsofPreyOnline.com - Birds of Prey: Zero Hour, an RPG. The Revolution has only begun!
The media left out the Birds of Prey's involvement in her apprenhension, but the true criminals of the world know that New Gotham has new defenders of the night...and they're intrigued.
Birds of Prey: Zero Hour is a Role Playing Game based upon the television show on the Warner Brothers network.
Birds of Prey was cancelled due to a poor writing staff.
www.birdsofpreyonline.com /forum/showthread.php?t=2325   (1028 words)

  
 Birds of Prey Foundation: September 2005 Archives
He said the important part of wild bird rehabilitation is that the birds return to the wild and don't live the rest of their life in a cage.
It means birds of prey.) The secret, if there is one, is that Sigrid seems to not only know everything there needs to be known about taking care of these birds, but she also is a thinker, a creative, insightful person willing to risk things, to try out new approaches, to make breakthroughs.
Birds receive a hands-off approach during flight recovery, and are given the freedom of self-exercise in large flight facilities.
www.birds-of-prey.org /archives/2005/09   (13706 words)

  
 Star Trek: The Birds of Prey for Mobile Review - Mobile Star Trek: The Birds of Prey Review
Star Trek: The Birds of Prey is a top-down shooter in the vein of games like Xevious and Raiden, which casts the Enterprise (somewhat inaccurately) as a combat-ready space fighter.
Star Trek: The Birds of Prey tells the story of Kirk's efforts to foil a conspiracy hatched by two classic races of spacefaring nasties.
Survival in Star Trek: The Birds of Prey is a matter of confronting threats in advance, blazing a trail with your weapons, and then accelerating through the holes.
www.gamespot.com /mobile/action/startrekthebirdsofprey/review.html   (1415 words)

  
 Birds of Prey Flocks to the WB
Birds of Prey Flocks to the WB Colin Kingston
The pilot for "Birds of Prey" does an excellent job of setting the table for future stories.
"Birds of Prey" premieres with a special 70 minute episode on Wednesday, October 9 at 9 p.m.
www.suite101.com /article.cfm/television/95638/2   (452 words)

  
 Birds Of Prey   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Birds of prey at the falconry centre in north yorkshire - flying displays and falconry courses...
Birds: +44 (0) Our gift shop is stocked with a variety of souvenirs to suit all ages, and you can enjoy a hot or cold drink with freshly made sandwiches and cakes to satisfy all.
birds of prey, west yorkshire birds of prey,hawking days,pest co...
www.birdsland.com /Birds-Of-Prey   (941 words)

  
 ICv2 News - 'Birds of Prey' Lives!
Birds of Prey, the television series based on the DC comic characters and produced by the company responsible for Smallville, debuted strongly on the WB network Wednesday night in the face of stiff competition from NBC's political drama, The West Wing, and ABC's scumfest, The Bachelor.
Birds of Prey finished a close third for the hour with a 6.4/9 rating, and did even better with the highly prized 18-49 viewers by grabbing second place.
Birds of Prey's initial ratings would be good for any network, but in the context of the WB, the show's performance is very strong indeed.
www.icv2.com /articles/news/1911.html   (364 words)

  
 Birds of Prey - The TV IV
Birds of Prey (2002–2003) is a superhero drama that aired on The WB.
The series, loosely based around the comic book series of the same name, Birds of Prey are a superhero team consisting of Huntress (the daughter of Batman and Catwoman), Black Canary (a runaway with mind powers) and Oracle (formerly Barbara Gorden, Batgirl).
The series debuted to high ratings, but it quickly descended into lukewarm interest after the series alienated comic book fans by changing the origins of Huntress and Black Canary.
tviv.org /Birds_of_Prey   (275 words)

  
 The Birds of Prey Webring: Batman's Little Girl Is All Grown Up.
In the days when Batman patrolled the dark streets and rooftops of New Gotham, the world's master criminals were drawn to the city to prove themselves against the greatest crime-fighter of them all.
For the good citizens of this dangerous place, hope comes in the unlikely form of a trio of beautiful and relentless heroines, the "Birds of Prey." In this exciting action-adventure series, the Batman legend takes an unexpected turn.
"Birds of Prey" and its characters are Copyright Birds of Prey© Tollin/Robbins Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television for The WB 2002.
greattvshows.tripod.com /BirdsofPrey   (302 words)

  
 Birds of Prey | PopMatters Television Review
As opposed to the four-color splashiness of traditional Superman comics fare aped by Smallville, Birds of Prey emulates the neo-noir darkness of Frank Miller's seminal graphic novel Batman: The Dark Knight Returns and Tim Burton's two Batman films, which borrowed heavily from Miller.
Based on the DC Comics series of the same name (created in 1998 by Chuck Dixon, Greg Land and Drew Geraci), Birds of Prey tells the story of a new generation of superheroes with a pretty impressive pedigree.
Birds of Prey follows neither the super-crip model of disability perception, where an individual's "triumph" over disability is celebrated through public tokenism, nor the common perception of disability merely as an object of pity.
www.popmatters.com /tv/reviews/b/birds-of-prey.shtml   (1044 words)

  
 Collector Times Online - Graphic Content - Dec. '02   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The concept of Birds of Prey the television show, as I have come to understand it, is that three females have come together to fight crime in New Gotham.
Well, first keep in mind that when Birds of Prey premiered it was the number one show that night for men 18-34 and male teens.
With Birds of Prey, The Bachelor, and Fastlane all going on at the same time something was bound to give.
www.collectortimes.com /2002_12/Content.html   (1620 words)

  
 ICv2 News - Birds of Prey To Fly on WB Next Fall?
The fact that the WB had ordered a pilot episode for the Birds of Prey series from the same production company that created Smallville is well known (see "Smallville Renewed For Second Season"), but many "pilots" never manage to land on a network schedule.
But the WB network brass is already counting on Birds of Prey for their primetime schedule next fall, and that indicates the kind of faith the network now has in the "humanizing" approach that the producers of Smallville have taken toward the superhero mythos (see "No Tights, No Flights")
Birds of Prey has the potential to become a very interesting television series since it features two sexy female protagonists, the Oracle and the Black Canary.
www.icv2.com /articles/news/1053.html   (360 words)

  
 The Birds Of Prey Huntress
The poor Huntress always comes as an illegitimate child whether she is part of the Justice League, the Bat clan or the Birds of Prey.
All figures were also featured in the Birds of Prey television series, so expect some non comic book fans to look for those figures, in a few months.
The Birds of Prey set is a good example of what kind of female figures DC Direct can create for its line.
www.comicbookbin.com /dcdirect-bop03.html   (1022 words)

  
 Television Without Pity » Birds of Prey » Three Birds and a Baby   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Television Without Pity » Birds of Prey » Three Birds and a Baby
The Birds of Prey tendency to corkscrew its camera in during opening scenes is really starting to work my nerves, and this episode is no exception.
Barbara, in her halting line delivery that is starting to wear on me as this series goes on, says Helena did the right thing in bringing "it" back here, because what better place for an infant than the secret lair of supposed superheroes whose lives are constantly in danger?
www.televisionwithoutpity.com /articles/content/a2858   (416 words)

  
 Birds Of Prey WB tv show - Batman on TV - The Batman Homepage - Legions Of Gotham   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
They are now the Birds of Prey, determined to battle crime in a New Gotham laced with bold new villains.
With the help of the only honest cop in New Gotham, Detective Jesse Reese, the Birds of Prey fight their first battle against a mysterious madwoman who is bent on their destruction.
Now in a race against time, the Birds of Prey discover that Guy is programmed to live his entire life in three days, and to kill the first person he attaches to, putting Helena in grave danger.
www.legionsofgotham.org /TVBoP.html   (3398 words)

  
 Birds of Prey: Guardians of New Gotham - Ashley Scott Biography
In the first episode of Birds of Prey, Ashley Scott's alter ego, the Huntress, gives us a huge clue about what we can expect this fall.
Ashley Scott landed her first series regular role on The WB's action-adventure series Birds of Prey.
Birds of Prey is ™ and © 2002-2005 DC Comics, the WB, Warner Brothers, and Tollin/Robbins.
www.tonyznet.com /birdsofprey/cast/01_ashley.html   (499 words)

  
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"Though there are action heroines all over television today, 'Birds of Prey' is much closer to the wit of 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' than to the banal witchcraft of 'Charmed,' or the earnest, overpraised C.I.A. drama 'Alias.'"
"The problem with 'Birds' is that you have seen it all before.
"'Birds of Prey' isn't 'Buffy' or 'Alias' smart, but it is fun."
www.tvtattle.com /shows/fall2002/birdsofprey.html   (386 words)

  
 Birds of Prey (TV Series)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Fans of all ages were excited to hear the news that the WB would be launching another show based on the comic icon "Batman." "Birds of Prey" was billed as the next hot show starring sexy and alluring women as heroines of the night.
"Birds of Prey" portrayed Batman as weak and afraid, with his daughter, Helena valiantly trying to clean up the mess that Batman supposedly left behind.
The short-lived series also lacked both the element of parody seen in other shows like "Alias," and the much-needed paradox of innocent girl out to prove herself as a heroine ala "Buffy." And on top of that, she didn’t even have a mask.
www.whitecygnus.com /BirdsofPrey.htm   (1179 words)

  
 Birds of Prey Online -- The Ultimate Resource for 'Birds Of Prey' News and information! Bringing you the latest news ...
The new design is the beginning of a site revamp to bring the sections up to date as well as including a few nifty little surprises for fans of the WB series about a trio of women fighting crime in New Gotham city.
Dina Meyer will be returning to television on a weekly basis as a cast member of Fox's new midseason drama, "Point Pleasant".
This is a very unfortunate turn of events both for Ashley and for "Birds of Prey" fans, who were looking forward to seeing a now-blonde Ashley every week in a new show.
www.birdsofpreyonline.com   (588 words)

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