As The CW's Supergirl progresses into its fourth season, a budding friendship is apparent between the no-nonsense Lena Luthor (Katie McGrath) and the comedic relief Brainiac-5 (Jesse Rath).
According to Supergirl executive producer Robert Rovner, the two identify with each other so much because they're both genuinely brilliant.
Rath agreed, before adding the fact that both of the characters are the "black sheeps" of their respective families, mainly in part because they didn't follow along in the "family business" of being villainous.
"They also have these relations to these
As this season progresses, Lena's going to need all of the support she can get as the show is
"It’s a big Lena story this season,” Rovner explained. "[Lex] weaves into the narrative we’re telling. We’re excited about the possibilities of who might step into the iconic role."
“We’re beyond excited to introduce
The synopsis for tonight's episode can be read below while the stills and promotional images can be found here.
THE POWER OF THE PEN
Colonel Haley (April Parker Jones) makes a surprising decision regarding Supergirl (Melissa Benoist). Kara writes s series of articles highlighting aliens in National City in the hopes that humans will stop being so fearful of them. Unfortunately, the article puts some of the aliens in harm’s way.0comments
David McWhirter directed the episode written by Maria Maggenti & Aadrita Mukerji.
Supergirl airs Sundays at 8 p.m. ET on The CW. "Parasite Lost" airs tonight, November 11th.