First photos of Melissa Benoist as ‘Supergirl’

Melissa Benoist as Kara Zor-el in CBS' 'Supergirl'
Melissa Benoist as Kara Zor-el in CBS' 'Supergirl'

CBS have released the first photographs of ‘Glee’ star Melissa Benoist in the role of Kara Zor-El in the new ‘Supergirl’ pilot by the ‘Arrow’ team of Greg Berlanti and Andrew Kriesberg and ‘No Ordinary Family’ producer Ali Adler.

Alongside Benoist the show will star ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ alum Chyler Leigh; ‘Ally McBeal’ herself Calista Flockhart as well as ‘Lois & Clark’ star Dean Cain and the original Supergirl Helen Slater.

The pilot episode began production this week and will form part of the 2015-2016 pilot season.

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