‘Supergirl’ Season 1 To Air Ahead Of Season 2 Premiere On The CW

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Need to catch up on Season 1 of Supergirl? The CW said today it will broadcast the entire first season of the superhero drama series beginning Monday August 1, with two episodes each week until the new season of Supergirl premieres on October 10.

Melissa Benoist stars as DC Comics character Kara Zor-El, Superman’s (Kal-El) cousin who, after 12 years of keeping her powers a secret on Earth, decides to finally embrace her superhuman abilities and be the hero she was always meant to be. As previously announced, Tyler Hoechlin joins Season 2 as Superman/Clark Kent and Lynda Carter as the U.S. President.

Based on characters created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, Supergirl is from Berlanti Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television, with executive producers Greg Berlanti, Ali Adler, Andrew Kreisberg and Sarah Schechter.

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