DC Animated Universe

"Angela, don't tell me you're actually covering a real news event. What happened? Run out of alien abductees?"
"Hey, Lois, at least my network doesn't have to send two reporters to cover the same story. You'll have to introduce us sometime.
Lois Lane and Angela Chen[1]

Angela Chen was the star gossip columnist for the Daily Planet. She also hosted the popular news show Metropolis Today.


Angela Chen was a reporter and news host, often seen broadcasting about current events that were happening in Metropolis. Lois Lane, another fellow reporter, wasn't a fan of Angela, dismissing her as a gossip columnist.

Background information[]

Angela Chen supplanted Cat Grant in the show due to a desire to further diversify the cast of Superman: The Animated Series.[2]



  1. Burnett, Alan, Dini, Paul (writers) & Jeralds, Scott, Geda, Curt (directors) (September 6, 1996). "The Last Son of Krypton, Part II". Superman: The Animated Series. Season 1. Episode 2 (airdate). Episode 2 (production). Kids WB!.
  2. Men of Steel by Rob Allstetter - Wizard Magazine #59 (Jul. 1996)