Jan 22

Supergirl Cast for CBS Television Series

Melissa Benoist“Glee” alum Melissa Benoist has been announced as Supergirl/Kara Zor-el in the upcoming “Supergirl” series set to air at some point on CBS, according to Variety.

Greg Berlanti, the producer of the upcoming show, is also producer on two other television shows based on DC Comics characters, “Arrow” and “The Flash”.

This is not the first time Berlanti has tapped someone from the FOX series “Glee” for a starring role in a superhero show. He cast Grant Gustin as Barry Allen/The Flash on CW’s “The Flash.”

Let us know what you think about this casting choice for Supergirl. Do you think Melissa Benoist is a good choice? Who would you have liked to see as Kara/Supergirl in the series?

  • Film Aficionado

    This was a surprising pick I thought. However I can see her as a convincing Supergirl.