The CW has released a trailer for the upcoming sixth and final season of Supergirl. The series ended in season 5 with Kara Danvers / Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) and her Superfriends trying to stop a double threat on Lex Luthor (Jon Cryer) and Leviathan. While that fight was unexpectedly cut off due to the coronavirus pandemic shutting down production, it’s not over yet and, it seems, Supergirl and Lex are heading for an epic showdown.
You can see the trailer for yourself below.
Last fall it was announced that the long-running series will end with the upcoming sixth season. Supergirl He first debuted on CBS before moving on to The CW. The final season of the series will consist of 20 episodes and will debut on Tuesday, March 30 at 9 / 8c, briefly occupying the time slot currently held by Superman & Lois.
“To say that it has been an honor to portray this iconic character would be an understatement. Seeing the incredible impact the show has had on young girls around the world has always left me speechless and humbled,” Benoist wrote on social media. shortly after the news. bankrupt. “She has had that impact on me too. She has taught me the strength that I didn’t know I had, to find hope in the darkest places, and that we are stronger when we are united. What she represents drives us all.” to be better. She has changed my life for the better, and I will be forever grateful. “
You can see the synopsis of the season 6 premiere of Supergirl below.
“PREMIERE OF THE SEASON – As Brainiac (Jesse Rath) lies near death after trying to stop Lex (Jon Cryer), Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) and the team rush to save him, engaging in an epic battle with Gamenmae (guest star Cara Buono). After beating Leviathan, Supergirl turns her attention to Lex (Jon Cryer), who has used the Obsidian platform to brainwash half the world to love and follow him at all costs, no matter what horrible things he does. Knowing how dangerous this makes her brother, Lena (Katie McGrath) recruits the entire team – Alex (Chyler Leigh), J’onn (David Harewood), Dreamer (Nicole Maines), Kelly (Azie Tesfai) and Brainiac – to help, but Supergirl realizes that the only way to really stop Lex is to sacrifice herself. Jesse Warn directed the episode with a story by Robert Rovner and Jessica Queller and a script by Jay Faerber and Jess Kardos. “
Supergirl stars Melissa Benoist as Kara Danvers / Supergirl, a young woman who uses her Kryptonian powers to protect her loved ones in National City. The series also stars Chyler Leigh as Alex Danvers, Katie McGrath as Lena Luthor, Jesse Rath as Brainiac 5, Nicole Maines as Nia Nal / Dreamer, Azie Tesfai as Kelly Olsen, Andrea Brooks as Eve Teschmacher, Julie Gonzalo as Andrea Rojas / Acrata. Staz Nair as William Dey and David Harewood as J’onn J’onnz / Martian Manhunter, with special guest star Jon Cryer as Lex Luthor. Based on DC characters created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, Supergirl is from Berlanti Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television, with executive producers Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, Robert Rovner, Jessica Queller and Rob Wright.
SupergirlThe sixth and final season will begin Tuesday, March 30 at 9 / 8c on The CW.