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Supergirl 

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The adventures of Superman's cousin in her own superhero career.
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Years ago, Krypton was about to explode and Kal-El was sent to Earth to escape that fate. However, his older cousin, Kara, was also intended to accompany the infant as his protector. Unfortunately, Kara was accidentally diverted into the timeless Phantom Zone for years before finally arriving on Earth decades later and found by her cousin who had grown into Superman. Years later, Kara Danvers is a young professional adrift in a thankless job until a fateful crisis ignites a sense of purpose using Kryptonian powers she had long hidden. Inspired, Kara decides to emulate her cousin's superheroic ways, only to find her foster sister introducing her to the secret Department of Extra-Normal Operations, dedicated to fighting alien menaces including those Kara inadvertently led to Earth. Now with such help, the Maid of Might takes her place as Earth's newest champion with new friends and enemies challenging her world. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (kchishol@rogers.com)

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Trivia

Melissa Benoist had an eye injury and wore an eye-patch when she put on the Supergirl outfit for the very first time, describing her look as "kind of embarrassing". See more »

Goofs

Sometimes a green light can be seen in the reflection of Kara's glasses. This is due to the anti-reflective coating on the glasses and it's not a reflection of a green screen. See more »

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[season 3 intro]
Kara Danvers: My name is Kara Zor-El. I'm from Krypton. I'm a refugee on this planet. I was sent to Earth to protect my cousin. But my pod got knocked off course, and by the time I got here, my cousin had already grown up and become Superman. I hid who I really was, until one day when an accident forced me to reveal myself to the world. To most people, I'm a reporter at CatCo Worldwide Media, but in secret, I work with my adopted sister for the DEO to protect my city from alien life and ...
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The DC Comics logo features a comic-book image of Supergirl. See more »

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Version of Superboy: Spies from Outer Space (1996) See more »

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Started off decent, then became the worst show I've ever watched
21 December 2017 | by See all my reviews

I can go on and on with how bad the show is but I don't have all day. To start off, Melissa Benoist is terrible as supergirl. She can't act no matter how hard she tries. That must explain why she had a relationship with Mon el because Chris wood is even worse than she is. The writing is also so terrible. The only likeable things about the show is Alex, martian manhunter and max lord from season 1. There's no point in firing anyone. Just cancel the show altogether Season 1 rating:4/10 Season 2 rating:1.5/10 (because of the likeable things I mentioned and having Superman.


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