Supergirl Photos: Kevin Smith returns to direct Distant Sun
Following the trailer earlier this week, The CW has debuted the first batch of photos for the next episode of Supergirl which sees the return of filmmaker Kevin Smith behind the camera, plus the return of Lynda Carter!
Titled “Distant Sun,” the episode is set to air March 27 and is described as follows:
“A large bounty is put out on Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) and aliens from far and near attack National City intent on taking out the woman of steel. Alex (Chyler Leigh) and Maggie (Floriana Lima) run into Maggie’s ex-girlfriend, Emily (guest star Hayley Sales), who is in town for a week. Hank (David Harewood) gets an interesting order from President Marsdin (guest star Lynda Carter).”
Smith directed the episode, which was written by Gabriel Llanas & Anna Musky-Goldwyn.
Supergirl stars Melissa Benoist in the title role, Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen, Laura Benanti as Alura Zor-El, Calista Flockhart as Cat Grant, Chyler Leigh as Alexandra “Alex” Danvers, Jeremy Jordan as Winslow “Winn” Schott, Jenna Dewan Tatum as Lucy Lane (sister of Lois), David Harewood as Hank Henshaw, Peter Facinelli as Maxwell Lord, with Dean Cain and Helen Slater. Supergirl season two has also featured recurring roles for Katie McGrath as Lena Luthor, Floriana Lima as Maggie Sawyer, and Lynda Carter, star of the ’70s Wonder Woman series, as the President of the United States.
Supergirl Photos: Kevin Smith Returns to Direct Distant Sun