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Supergirl

Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Broadcast on: Vuzu, Vuzu Amp, M-Net City, M-Net Family

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Seasons

Season 1

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
CBS 26 Oct 2015 18 Apr 2016 Mondays, 20h00 - 21h00 20
Vuzu Amp 29 Oct 2015 21 Apr 2016 Thursdays, 20h30 - 21h30 20
Vuzu 16 May 2016 26 Sep 2016 Mondays, 20h30 - 21h30 20
M-Net Family 09 Dec 2016 17 Feb 2017 Fridays, 20h30 (double bill) 20


Season 1

Supergirl is an American action-adventure fantasy drama television series developed by Greg Berlanti, Ali Adler, Sarah Shechter and Andrew Kreisberg and based on the DC Comics character Kara Zor-El, Superman's 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 (Chyler Leigh), 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 (Melissa Benoist) lives in National City assisting media mogul and fierce taskmaster Cat Grant (Calista Flockhart), who just hired the Daily Planet's former photographer, James Olsen (Mehcad Brooks), as her new art director.

However, Kara's days of keeping her talents a secret are over when Hank Henshaw (David Harewood), 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.

Greg Berlanti (The Flash, Arrow), Ali Adler, Sarah Schecter and Andrew Kreisberg are executive producers for Berlanti Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television. The pilot was directed by Glen Winter (Arrow).

Broadcast Notes

Supergirl originally aired on Vuzu Amp on Thursdays at 19h30. It moved an hour later, to Thursdays at 20h30, starting with Episode 9, which aired on 7 January, 2016.


Season 1 Cast

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Kara Danvers / Supergirl

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James Olsen

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Alex Danvers

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Winn Schott

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Hank Henshaw

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Cat Grant

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Jeremiah Danvers

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Alura Zor-El / Astra

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Mother

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Hayashi

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Eliza Danvers

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The Commander

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Vartox

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Maxwell Lord

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Ricardo

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Reactron

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Lucy Lane

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Winslow Schott Sr / Troy Man

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Non

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Leslie Willis / Livewire

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General Sam Lane

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Red Tornado / T. O. Morrow

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Agent Donovan

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Jemm

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Dirk Armstrong

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Cameron Chase

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Doctor

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Adam Foster

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Senator Miranda Crane

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Siobhan Smythe

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Jim Warren

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Indigo

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Herself

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Herself

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Herself

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Herself

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Herself

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Colonel James Harper

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Barry Allen / The Flash


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