Greg Berlanti’s Supergirl TV series, which is set to air on CBS in the fall, is about to begin filming in Los Angeles.
The series will star Melissa Benoist (Glee) as Kara Zor-El – Superman’s cousin, who shares his super powers and origins. Mehcad Brooks will also star as Jimmy Olsen, Chyler Leigh will play Kara’s foster sister Alexandra, and Calista Flockhart has signed on as Kara’s boss, Cat Grant.
In addition, Dean Cain and Supergirl film star Helen Slater will appear in the show’s pilot, while David Harewood will play Hank Henshaw, aka super-villain Cyborg Superman. Most recently, Jeremy Jordan has joined Supergirl as Winslow Schott, a tech genius who works alongside Kara at CatCo. Winslow Schott also happens to be the real name of Superman villain the Toyman.
According to new permits, Supergirl is filming on Frank Ct Alley., from 6th St – 7th St in Los Angeles on 03/06/15 – 03/07/15 from 12:00 PM to 7:00 AM and W 6th St, Spring St – Main St in Los Angeles 03/06/2015 – 03/06/2015 from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM.
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