Cara Buono and Mitch Pileggi have joined the fifth season of Melissa Benoist’s Supergirl.
The fifth season of Supergirl begins next month and two ancient aliens will join the Melissa Benoist series as recurring characters. Cara Buono, who portrays Karen Wheeler in Netflix’s Stranger Things, has joined the Melissa Benoist series as Gamemnae while The X-Files alum Mitch Pileggi has been cast as Rama Khan.
Cara Buono’s Gamemnae is an ancient alien who has been protecting Earth from the actions of humanity for ages along with other members of her species. When the character debuts on the series, Gamemnae’s goal of using technology to subjugate humans will put her at odds with her allies and Melissa Benoist’s Supergirl. Cara Buono’s Gamemnae is described as a character who is always ten steps ahead of her enemies thanks to her cunning, witty, and ruthless ways.
Mitch Pileggi’s Rama Khan is an ancient alien who isdescribed as arrogant and willful with the ability to control fire, water, earth, and air. While Mitch Pileggi’s Rama Khan was assigned to protect Earth from mankind, his new ambition will bring him into conflict with Lena Luthor and Melissa Benoist’s Supergirl.
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Here is the official synopsis for Melissa Benoist’s Supergirl:
SUPERGIRL is an action-adventure drama based on the DC character Kara Zor-El, (Melissa Benoist). Twelve-year-old Kara escaped the doomed planet Krypton and was sent to Earth where she was raised by a foster family. Kara grew up in the shadow of her foster sister, Alex (Chyler Leigh), and learned to conceal the phenomenal powers she shares with her famous cousin, Superman, in order to keep her identity a secret. Years later, Kara was living in National City and still concealing her powers, when a plane crash threatened Alex’s life and Kara took to the sky to save her. Now, Kara balances her work as a reporter for CatCo Worldwide Media with her work for the Department of Extra-Normal Operations (DEO), a super-secret government organization whose mission is to keep National City – and the Earth – safe from sinister threats. As Kara struggles to navigate her relationships and her burgeoning life as a reporter, her heart soars as she takes to the skies as Supergirl.
Supergirl stars Melissa Benoist as Kara Danvers/Supergirl, Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen/Guardian, Chyler Leigh as Alex Danvers, Katie McGrath as Lena Luthor, Jesse Rath as Querl Dox/Brainiac 5, Nicole Maines as Nia Nal/Dreamer, Andrea Brooks as Eve Teschmacher, Julie Gonzalo as Andrea Rojas/Acrata, Staz Nair as William Dey, Azie Tesfai as Kelly Olsen, andDavid Harewood as J’onn J’onzz/Martian Manhunter.
Supergirl Season 5 premieres on October 6, 2019, on The CW.
‘Titans’ Batmobile Concept Art Reveals Different Takes On Batman’s Iconic Vehicle
Following its brief appearance in last week's episode, concept art for Titans' Batmobile has been released and reveals different takes on Batman's iconic vehicle.
The latest episode of Titans revealed a brief first look at a new version of the Batmobile while Dick Grayson is in the Batcave via flashback. The final version of the Batmobile in the Titans universe appears to be inspired by Batman 89 and The Animated Series. Concept art has been released and the initial designs were seemingly inspired by many past versions of the Batmobile across different mediums. You can check out the concept art below:
Do you like the look of the Batmobile in Titans? Which concept art version is your favorite? Comment below!
The series continues this week with the episode titled “Asylum” and you can read the official synopsis below!
When The Messenger (recurring guest star REED BIRNEY) reveals that Rachel’s birth mother is alive and being held captive by The Organization in a mysterious psychiatric facility, Rachel is determined to rescue her. But once inside, the Titans are faced with their deepest vulnerabilities and fears.
Guest Cast: Rachel Nichols as Angela, Reed Birney as The Messenger and Rachel Crawford as Doctor.
The series stars Brenton Thwaites as Richard “Dick” Grayson / Robin, Anna Diop as Koriand’r / Starfire, Teagan Croft as Rachel Roth / Raven, and Ryan Potter as Garfield “Gar” Logan / Beast Boy.
Titans is now available exclusively on DC Universe.