Supergirl Planned To Be Renewed For Season 2 Per CBS CEO

Supergirl Season 2

You wanted a second season of Supergirl? Well it looks like that’s exactly what you are getting as Leslie Moonves, CEO of CBS Corporation, revealed at the Deutsche Bank 2016 Media, Internet & Telecom Conference in Florida this morning, that CBS is planning to renew all their new shows that they introduced this season on CBS, which includes the DC Comics drama starring Melissa Benoist as the Girl of Steel.

While it’s not an official announcement that it has been renewed, it’s pretty safe to say at this point that the show will be returning for a second year.

Supergirl returns next Monday, March 14th, with their 16th episode titled “Falling” at 8/7c on CBS.


The Hosts of CBS Daytime’s “The Talk” Guest Star

“Falling” – Kara turns on her friends and the citizens of National City after being exposed to Red Kryptonite makes her malicious and dangerous. Also, Cat appears on THE TALK to discuss Supergirl, on SUPERGIRL, Monday, March 14 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. The hosts of CBS Daytime’s “The Talk” guest star.

REGULAR CAST: Melissa Benoist (Kara Danvers/Supergirl), Calista Flockhart (Cat Grant), Chyler Leigh (Alex Danvers), Mehcad Brooks (James Olsen), David Harewood (Hank Henshaw), Jeremy Jordan (Winslow “Winn” Schott)

RECURRING CAST: Jenna Dewan-Tatum (Lucy Lane), Peter Facinelli (Maxwell Lord), Italia Ricci (Siobhan Smythe), Briana Venskus (Agent Vasquez) and Tawny Cypress (Senator Miranda Crane).

GUEST CAST: Aisha Tyler (Herself), Julie Chen (Herself), Sara Gilbert (Herself), Sharon Osbourne (Herself), Sheryl Underwood (Herself), Kitana Turnbull (Costumed Girl), Kylierae  Condon (Mean Girl), Dan Warner (Fire Captain) “

Source: The Hollywood Reporter

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.

  • Vegas82

    Awesome. I know some people don’t like the show, but I’ve enjoyed it almost as much as The Flash. Looking forward to what they do with season 2.

  • Carl

    Glad to hear it. I’ll be watching.

  • Math

    I’m curious about the opinion of the people who kept following the show. Has the show became much better with time? I’ve watched the first 3 episodes and came back for that Bizarro episode, and I was very underwhelmed with what I saw so I stopped watching. I remember being underwhelmed by the first few episodes of the Flash too, but I came back to it once everyone was raving about it and now it’s one of, if not my favorite show right now. I’m just wondering if Supergirl is taking a similar trajectory? I’m wondering if it’s worth giving it another shot.

    • Maggie Smith

      The past couple episodes have been great. There are a couple episodes that I haven’t been overly positive about but the number one thing that keeps me coming back is how awesome Supergirl (the character) actually is. Melissa Benoist is really awesome in the role and I’d probably keep watching for her even if I didn’t like the show. But there’s Martian Manhunter too, and that’s super fun.

      Also I’ll just say that I didn’t really like the Bizarro one but there are a lot of solid episodes. The best ones feel like classic Superman stories.

  • Triggy Kor-el

    Very positive news for the fans who truly follow the show.

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