The third season of Supergirl will receive its UK premiere on Sky1 on Monday October 16th at 8pm, it has been announced.
From Ali Adler and Greg Berlanti, Supergirl tells the story of Kara Zor-El, Superman’s cousin who escaped her homeplanet Krypton amidst its destruction. Since arriving on Earth, she’s been hiding the powers she shares with her famous cousin. But now at age 24, she decides to embrace her superhuman abilities and be the hero she was always meant to be. The drama series is produced by Warner Bros. Television and stars Melissa Benoist, Calista Flockhart, Mehcad Brooks, Jeremy Jordan, David Harewood, Chyler Leigh, Chris Wood and Floriana Lima.
In the opening episode of the show’s third season, titled Girl Of Steel, Kara (Melissa Benoist) deals with the loss of Mon-El (Chris Wood) by focusing all her energy on being Supergirl and the mysterious new threat against National City. Alex (Chyler Leigh) confesses a secret to Maggie (guest star Floriana Lima) about their impending nuptials. A citizen of National City has a mysterious connection to Kara, and Lena (Katie McGrath) makes a bold move. Jesse Warn directed the episode with story by Andrew Kreisberg and teleplay by Robert Rovner and Caitlin Parrish.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.