Metallo & Lillian Luthor Return In ‘Supergirl’ 2.12 Synopsis

Supergirl 212 Metallo LillianSupergirl will have her hands full in the coming weeks, but especially on Monday, February 13. The CW released the official description for the twelfth episode of Season 2 titled “Luthors” which will not only mark the return of Metallo and Lillian Luthor, but also feature the story of how Lena came to be a Luthor. This will also be the big Valentine’s Day themed episode for Alex and Maggie that was announced a few days ago.

“After Metallo (guest star Frederick Schmidt) breaks out of prison and frees Lillian Luthor (guest star Brenda Strong), the police blame Lena (guest star Katie McGrath) for his escape and arrest her. Despite overwhelming evidence, Kara (Melissa Benoist) refuses to believe her friend is guilty and fights to clear Lena’s name. Flashbacks reveal how Lena came to be a Luthor. Meanwhile, Alex (Chyler Leigh) and Maggie (Floriana Lima) celebrate their first Valentine’s Day together. Tawnia McKiernan directed the episode written by Robert Rovner and Cindy Lichtman.”

Check out the extended trailer for the next week’s episode titled “We Can Be Heroes” which will feature the return of Brit Morgan as DC Comics’ Livewire who was last seen in Season 1.

Supergirl airs on Monday nights at 8/7c on The CW. Make sure to check back at Heroic Hollywood after every single episode of Season 2 for our weekly reviews.

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Andy Behbakht

Andy Behbakht

Andy Behbakht is an online entertainment journalist who has been covering television and movies since 2010. In addition, he is also a podcast producer.