David Harewood Gears Up For ‘Supergirl’/’The Flash’ Musical

Supergirl Musical Crossover David HarewoodSupergirl and The Flash will be having a musical crossover event later this season as the Girl of Steel (Melissa Benoist) and the Scarlet Speedster (Grant Gustin) take on Music Meister. David Harewood, who portrays J’onn J’onzz a.k.a. the Martian Manhunter, will be appearing in the event and it looks like production is getting closer to kick off. Harewood shared today on his social media the front page of the script for “Duet” which is The Flash portion of the crossover. The musical will start at the end of Supergirl on Monday, March 20 and will continue the next night on Tuesday, March 21.

The musical event will feature stars from all four CW shows with Joe West (Jesse L. Martin), Cisco Ramon (Carlos Valdes), Martin Stein (Victor Garber), Malcolm Merlyn (John Barrowman) and Winn Schott (Jeremy Jordan) that will all be making singing appearances. Martian Manhunter (Harewood) and Mon-El (Chris Wood) will be appearing as well, but not in singing capacity. Glee’s Darren Criss will be playing the villainous Music Meister in the musical crossover.

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LIVEWIRE IS SET LOOSE UPON NATIONAL CITY — After Livewire (guest star Brit Morgan) seemingly breaks out of prison, Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) is intent on recapturing her. After training Mon-El (Chris Wood), Supergirl takes him with her when she sees Livewire attack the NCPD but things go awry when Mon-El puts Supergirl before the citizens of National City. Meanwhile, James (Mehcad Brooks) decides to come clean with Kara and M’Gann (guest star Sharon Leal), has a psychic attack and collapses into a coma.

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Supergirl airs on Monday nights while The Flash airs on Tuesday nights, both respectively at 8/7c on The CW. Make sure to check back at Heroic Hollywood after every single episode of Season 2 and Season 3 respectively for our weekly reviews.

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Source: David Harewood’s Twitter

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