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Posted On March 6, 2015By Alamin YohannesIn Television, TV Images

TV: First Look at Melissa Benoist as Supergirl

We finally get to see what TV’s next DC Comics hero will look like! The Wrap has released photographs of Melissa Benoist as the Kryptonian hero for upcoming CBS drama “Supergirl.” In the series, Benoist stars Supergirl herself Kara Zor-El. As a child Kara escaped the destruction of her home planet of Krypton and was raised on Earth. After years of keeping her powers hidden, Kara is ready to use them for good. Calista Flockhart, Mechad Brooks, Chyler Leigh and David Harewood also star. The costume was designed by Academy Award winner Colleen Atwood. She isRead More
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Another familiar DC comic book character is headed for the small screen. CBS has found their Jimmy Olsen for the upcoming “Supergirl” series in actor Mehcad Brooks, it was announced today. Brooks is the second actor to sign on after Supergirl herself, “Glee” alum Melissa Benoist, who was cast last week. In this adaptation of DC comics, the show will follow Benoist’s Kara, who has grown up on Earth since her home planet Krypton was destroyed. After hiding her powers all these years, the young woman is now ready toRead More
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Posted On January 22, 2015By Alamin YohannesIn Television, TV Casting

TV: Melissa Benoist Will Be CBS’ Supergirl

Stephen Amell, Ben McKenzie and Grant Gustin better make room for a new hero on the scene. According to TVLine, Melissa Benoist has nabbed the role Kara on the CBS series “Supergirl.” The series will follow Benoist’s Kara, who has grown up on Earth since her home planet Krypton was destroyed. After hiding her powers all these years, the young woman is now ready to tap into her superhero potential. She is ready to accept her powers and is determined to use them for good. This is one of the biggest roles this pilot season. “Arrow”Read More
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Claire Holt could be going from one mythical creature to another. The CW alum who played a vampire on “The Vampire Diaries” and “The Originals” is in contention for the titular superhero role on CBS’ upcoming “Supergirl” series, according to TheWrap. If she lands the role, Holt would take on the role of Kara Zor-El, an alien from the planet Krypton who’s been hiding her superhuman abilities while trying to blend in on Earth, which is also where her more famous cousin Clark Kent, aka Superman, also resides. In theRead More