Supergirl Faces her Greatest Test Yet on the Season Finale

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15 April 2016
Photo: Cliff Lipson/CBS
Season Finale Monday, April 18 at 8 PM ET/PT on CBS Television Network
         In the season finale, “Better Angels,” Supergirl is forced to do battle with an unexpected foe and must risk everything – including her life – to prevent Non and Indigo from destroying every person on the planet.

         Supergirl is an action-adventure drama based on the 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. Twelve-year-old Kara escaped the doomed planet Krypton with her parents’ help at the same time as the infant Kal-El. Protected and raised on Earth by her foster family, the Danvers, Kara grew up in the shadow of her foster sister, Alex, and learned to conceal the phenomenal powers she shares with her famous cousin in order to keep her identity a secret.


          Years later at 24, Kara lives in National City assisting media mogul and fierce taskmaster Cat Grant.  She works alongside her friend and IT technician Winn Schott and famous photographer James Olsen, who Grant just hired away from the Daily Planet to serve as her new art director. However, Kara’s days of keeping her talents a secret are over when Hank Henshaw, head of a super-secret agency where her sister also works, enlists her to help them protect the citizens of National City from sinister threats. Though Kara will need to find a way to manage her newfound empowerment with her very human relationships, her heart soars as she takes to the skies as Supergirl to fight crime.  
Melissa Benoist (Kara Danvers/Supergirl)  
Calista Flockhart (Cat Grant)  
Chyler Leigh (Alex Danvers)  
Mehcad Brooks (James Olsen)  
David Harewood (Hank Henshaw/J’onn J’onzz)  
Jeremy Jordan (Winslow “Winn” Schott)  
Jenna Dewan-Tatum (Lucy Lane)  
Chris Vance (Non)  
Peter Facinelli (Maxwell Lord)  
Laura Vandervoort (Indigo)  
Briana Venskus (Agent Vasquez)  
Glenn Morshower (General Sam Lane)  
Dr. Eliza Danvers (Helen Slater)  
Kitana Turnbull (Costumed Girl)  
Dan Warner (Fire Captain)  
Malina Weissman (Young Kara)  
Dawn Greenidge (Pedestrian Woman)  
Jessica Garcia (Teenage Girl)  

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