‘Supergirl’: Melissa Benoist Shows Saving The World Isn’t Easy

Melissa Benoist might be able to triumph over evil every week on Supergirl, but the process behind the scenes is never as easy as it looks.

Melissa Benoist might be able to triumph over evil every week on Supergirl, but the process behind the scenes is never as easy as it looks.

Benoist shared a picture on Instagram from filming a scene in which her costume is billowing in the wind in front of a green screen, where it appears she is close to being blown away.

She captioned the image, “when capes are nonaerodynamic,” which you can check out below:

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🤡 when capes are nonaerodynamic

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Hopefully, Benoist can summon the strength to overcome the wind machine and defeat whatever evil Supergirl is up against.

You can read the official synopsis for the season three premiere below!

“Girl of Steel” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, LV) (HDTV)

DREAM A LITTLE DREAM OF YOU — 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 (#301).

Supergirl season 3 premieres on Monday, October 9 at 8:00 PM ET on The CW.

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