Twenty-four-year-old Kara Zor-El, who was taken in by the Danvers family when she was 13 after being sent away from Krypton, must learn to embrace her powers after previously hiding them. The Danvers teach her to be careful with her powers, until she has to reveal them during an unexpected disaster, setting her on her journey of heroism.
Aired 2 years ago - Apr 18, 2016
Supergirl is forced to do battle with an unexpected foe and must risk everything – including her life – to prevent Non and Indigo from destroying every person on the planet.
Plus, there is scientific
evidence that supports my plan.
Okay, we're ready.
out there for the taking,
Myriad has failed.
as queen of a dead Earth.
What he's trying to say
is that we're sorry.
But I think we should talk about
that thing that happened, uh,
- Today, please.
You can re-secure the
prisoner J'onn J'onzz now.
J'onn, I'm so sorry.
I can handle anything.
and we're gonna bring him home.
which, by my calculations,
will continue to amplify
Once the wave reaches
its full potential,
I just want you to know
what you're facing,
that just saved everyone from
super mind-control ray...
I want one every two hours.
and underneath that prickly exterior,
And now, the most important thing
to me is that you find happiness.
- I am concerned about you.
- Don't be.
and I wanted to make sure
that I said them now.
We'll be together in Rao's light.
Well, this one's powering the
destruction of this planet.
and watch everyone around you die.
that when you find Jeremiah,
And if there's one thing I've
learned in my lifetimes,
and then I want you to take a few days,
we have, we have one extra setting.
Aired 2 years ago - Apr 11, 2016
Kara must find a way to free her friends when Non and Indigo use mind control to turn National City’s citizens into their own army.
Containment override deactivated.
Where is Kal-El? I can't
find him anywhere on Earth.
Myriad was developed on
Krypton by your aunt.
But the humans won't like my methods.
at every entrance way
into National City.
Ker-rah, call Harrison Ford and
tell him that I'm flattered,
He's coming to help.
They're using my satellites
to send neural signals
Probably should be worried about her.
We kill them all.
Since your dearly-departed wife's corpse
is floating through space right now,
This is who tried to save him.
Can't have muscles over
here trying to stop me.
In the end, she defeated you.
didn't I think of that?
dedicated to eradicating famine,
disease, climate change.
Which is more than the three
of you have ever done.
Accept defeat, Kara Zor-El.
And how do you adjust for
the change in body density?
Of course he did. Kara, we never
know when we can trust him.
Are you finally ready
to do what needs to be done?
She won't be able to come back to
National City for roughly 50 years...
including your children,
will be on their knees.
She agrees with your assessment.
I begged them and the CDC
to scrap them, but...
You want to take one planet and
turn it into your fiefdom,
It was the worst day of my life.
Alex, we should go.
Not with violence, not with fear.
There was only a 25.6% chance
that you would turn up.
I was starting to regret
saving it in the first place.
kill people with no
regard for their lives.
This is where you and Astra have
been hiding all these years?
We are going to show them a symbol.
Aired 2 years ago - Mar 28, 2016
Kara gains a new ally when the lightning-fast superhero The Flash suddenly appears from an alternate universe and helps Kara battle Siobhan, aka Silver Banshee, and Livewire in exchange for her help in finding a way to return him home.
So the best way to go after James is
You ruined my life, Kara Danvers.
Guess I'm faster than I thought.
Oh, so we both have Mariah Carey.
And I became a superhero.
- I know a place.
- All right.
yes, another one of my ex-employees
Uh, we're just such good friends.
No, I want mystery, I want intrigue,
What the hell was that accent?
From way back in the day,
before we left Ireland.
But you will also destroy your soul.
that I am not interested in hot yoga.
Yeah. Yeah, what can I do?
- Barry Allen.
- Lucy Lane.
I wanted to make you feel at home.
You wanna kill Cat Grant and Supergirl,
and it all leads to that warehouse.
Just keep doing your good work.
Hey, hey. I can help you. We
can find a way to fix this.
What are you so afraid
you're gonna miss, hmm?
Make sure all these people are safe.
And like you taught Supergirl,
Now, my eyebrow waxing with Arabella
and get back home.
Aired 2 years ago - Mar 21, 2016
J’onn J’onzz reveals the details of meeting Kara and Alex’s father, Dr. Jeremiah Danvers, and assuming Hank Henshaw’s identity. Also, Kara debates trusting someone new with her secret identity and Siobhan plots against Kara.
Look, what's, uh,
what's really going on?
And you know what? All
powerful people have setbacks.
You don't look so dangerous
shoving Chocos in your face.
or even going to jail.
Colonel James Harper. United
States Marines Corps.
and uncover anything J'onn J'onzz
For ten years you have been in my home,
It keeps you from
shifting out of that body
Ancient Greeks had Hades.
The Egyptians, Anubis.
Sir, if this creature really
is as old as you say,
How many others escaped?
to help keep you safe.
I dedicated my life to
protecting this world.
You don't have to thank me
for the shower gift, Kate.
I've been your assistant for
a shockingly long time.
by an alien refugee when I was
being recruited to the DEO.
Who are you?
Hank Henshaw or J'onn J'onzz,
or whatever you wanna call him
which I'm guessing isn't
an all-inclusive resort.
So you're back in the army.
from being sent to Project Cadmus.
Bunch of us are heading to
Swan Beach after school.
And yet the truth is you
need to earn the right
Hmm, that's refreshing.
Are you willing to sacrifice everything
in your life to be my assistant?
just to feel like you fit in,
I'm a fugitive now.
Who could have ever thought that
underneath that prim little
I don't have very many regrets, Siobhan,
Aired 2 years ago - Mar 14, 2016
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.
No! No! No, no, no, no, no!
you will have to find another job.
It wasn't that... It wasn't...
Well, then guilt isn't what
you should be feeling.
thank Director Henshaw
for the amazing work
Sorry. I thought you were talking to
some other alien agent at the DEO.
Coluans and Kryptonians.
I know you just started
working here again,
and yet you refuse to be one of them.
That's Cat's elevator.
Put this under your hat until
we figure out what's going on.
She's a liar.
Well, I guess that's your exit.
I see her. I think...
Is what the poor man's Lois
Lane was too idiotic to keep.
Yes, but you don't get
to be a real person.
But in the meantime, I would lay low.
I went through all that
trouble to create her,
You're right. You just
thought it would kill her.
Can you guarantee that
any of us are safe?
Sometimes, heroes fall.
Always in time to ruin the fun.
I couldn't stop it.
What do I call you?
Don't finish that sentence.
Aired 2 years ago - Feb 29, 2016
Kara travels to Superman’s Fortress of Solitude in hopes of learning how to defeat Indigo, a dangerous being who can transport via the Internet and who has a connection to Kara’s past. Also, James’s relationship with Lucy reaches a crossroads.
Aired 2 years ago - Feb 22, 2016
Supergirl does battle with the deadly Master Jailer, who is hunting and executing escaped Fort Rozz prisoners. Also, Cat hires a second assistant, Siobhan Smythe, who immediately tries to one-up Kara, and Kara and James disagree over the DEO’s methods.
Do you remember the Prayer for the Dead?
And you think he can be trusted to observe this mourning period?
Back to your old self, I see.
so I took it upon myself to hire another assistant to help you.
What does that even mean?
or two, he's developing some revolutionary technology
it would be an honor to assist an artist of your caliber.
Okay, but he still deserves his fundamental human rights
Until then, if there's a dangerous alien to catch I'd like to be included.
You are Fort Rozz prisoner 2444.
Sorry about Warren.
- Thank you, Detective Draper. - Yeah, thank you.
with Dijon dressing on the side.
you'd probably find out where Max Lord went.
and they all told me how great he was.
If you had published what you knew,
Real name Luzano.
You're helping them run a secret Guantanamo here
Kara, it's never gonna come down to just a battle of strength,
that means something to a lot of people.
I've wanted to catch a corrupt cop
I was born on Star Haven.
Pray it hasn't come for you, too.
by the prisoners when Fort Rozz crashed.
you've chosen to follow in her footsteps.
- Move. - No.
That's a human concept.
Sentence to be carried out.
Because it's the right thing to do.
before I'm a junior reporter.
Aired 2 years ago - Feb 08, 2016
Kara’s friends must find a way to save her life when a parasitic alien attaches itself to her and traps her in a dream world where her family is alive and her home planet was never destroyed. Also, Alex, Hank and the DEO must fend off a Kryptonian attack while Kara is out of commission.
I got a bad feeling about this.
Get them out of here.
I'm flattered that I've made such
a lasting impression on you,
Claw is secure. Commence extraction.
This is why we have to
protect it for her.
Yeah. So, swelling, vomiting...
ALEX: I know you're upset about Kara,
You are a real hero, Carla.
Whole milk has not passed my lips
That woman makes me miss my alien prison.
Tell me how to help my little sister!
Cannot be real. This is not real.
This is not real.
All nightmares end the
longer we are awake.
One that grows more and more
real with each passing moment.
I thought I was gonna have to
argue that point a lot harder.
But by all means, take the day off
Ready your men.
It's pretty brilliant actually.
It's where you've been
for the past 12 years.
- Well, she asked me to stop you.
I wish you could've had a
life with your family.
If you try, please... Please try, Kara.
- I love you.
- Oh, Kara...
you just let me know. (CHUCKLES)
Because you don't want to.
Because I've known pain.
Astra may have been Kara's
enemy on the battlefield,
Aired 2 years ago - Feb 01, 2016
Kara faces off against her mirror image when Bizarro, a twisted version of Supergirl, sets out to destroy her. Also, Kara grows closer with Cat’s son, Adam.
Aired 2 years ago - Jan 25, 2016
Kara must help Hank face his painful past when a White Martian, a member of the alien race that wiped out his people, kidnaps Senator Miranda Crane, an anti-alien politician. Also, Cat’s estranged son, Adam, arrives in National City.
I think that latte's ready.
And with all due respect, I'm the most
experienced photojournalist you have.
What have you done?
since his father whisked
him across the country.
they are a threat to this country,
our freedom, and our lives.
- Move, move, move!
- Everybody get down!
Whatever it is, it's gone.
And I will not be kept here.
I brought it to National City.
it'll mean the end of my
life as Hank Henshaw.
I'll never forget, I was at
a party with Bill Gates,
thinking I would learn more doing.
It's about you. It's
always been about you.
When she captures it,
you'll be safe to go.
I'm sure finding an alien
is within your abilities.
If I hadn't pushed you
to use your powers,
But when you get past that, there's
this inspiring person in there.
despite the tone that we
agreed you wouldn't use,
And I never got to teach you how
not to be afraid of the world.
Of course I missed you.
You're not a murderer.
Go to hell.
I'm not talking.
I ask myself every day why my mother
didn't crawl into that pod with me.
The Last Son of Mars dies,
even if you're still standing.
are surprised to hear that I'm revising
my stance on the anti-alien initiative.
Aired 2 years ago - Jan 18, 2016
Kara does her best to support Winn when his father, the supervillain Toyman, breaks out of prison and seeks out his son for unknown reasons. Also, Cat offers Lucy a job at CatCo and Alex asks Hank to use his powers to help uncover Maxwell Lord’s plans.
Supergirl trusts him and
that's more than good enough.
for longer than she cares to admit.
I'm flattered, Cat,
Do you have a job for me?
So, did she, uh...
Did your dad fight back?
Except I found this
on my desk this morning.
I have tried it.
So be quiet, stay out of the way.
I want to work for a cool,
powerful, kickass woman
But what does your boss think?
I love you. Do you love me?
I just wanted to know
that you were okay.
I told you to come alone.
Does your father have some
sort of plan for you?
I have a creepy little doll that I
could give you for when you're lonely.
You don't think you should
have talked to James before
Or are you threatened
because she's a woman?
It went bankrupt, but the old
factory's still standing.
Soon, you won't be able to breathe.
What did you do?
I think, "Could this be it? Could this
be the day that I lose everything?"
And you and your father aren't
the only ones that are linked.
and right past security.
Dad, listen to me. There will
be hundreds of people there.
And here I was, thinking this
was all about our relationship.
Look, I know I dropped this huge bomb
on our friendship when I kissed you
God, I just would have pretended
that kiss never happened.
Aired 2 years ago - Jan 04, 2016
With Astra in captivity at the DEO, her husband, Non, captures Hank, leading to a tense standoff between the two sides. Also, Kara continues to refute Cat’s allegations that she is Supergirl.
Maybe I can get Astra to
tell me why Non took him.
If you help me, maybe I can help you.
If they were, you would not be alive.
if so many had not died as a result
of your reckless, delusional actions.
I'd like to address the rumors
of an incident at Lord Technologies.
Is this what a stroke looks like?
Ms. Grant, I'm sorry you
think what you think,
Considering the stakes, Washington
wants a commander in place
You're here to find out why I
said it was industrial espionage
What needs to be done.
on a few details.
And do you know that still, today,
Now, you are going to tell me
the location of your base.
What did you actually
find out about Max?
is a minute that someone out
there is not getting saved.
My security system isn't state
of the art, it is the art.
I know you want me to tell you I'm
Supergirl, but I can't do that.
Max Lord did this to you.
I have all these powers, but
I've never felt more powerless.
But today, I got so upset,
Everyone deserves faith, Astra.
but through compassion and reason.
Please tell me where Henshaw is.
That alien is the enemy, Agent Danvers.
You have to transform.
So, we need Hank, J'onn, at the top.
I think that would be in both
of our interests, Ms. Grant.
Aired 2 years ago - Dec 14, 2015
Kara goes toe-to-toe with Astra when her aunt challenges Kara’s beliefs about her mother. Also, Cat is threatened with being removed as the CEO of CatCo after a hacker exposes her private and damaging emails.
So, you're my lawyers.
Ugh! So much evil in three-hole punch form.
I meant, excuse me.
You owe Alura nothing. Certainly not her daughter's life.
And I think, deep down, whether you want to admit it or not,
And in doing so, I've had to do some difficult things.
- Mother... - Now, Kara.
And there are 317 e-mails referring to Lois Lane as a...
I, uh, I agree with Cat.
And this is a completely hypothetical situation?
an unknown woman is hovering over Catco plaza,
all of his files.
Not the Maserati.
I wouldn't say that it's Catco's worst day.
That day in your room.
I don't care how many laws I have to break.
- She was a criminal. - But was she right?
transfer into an account belonging to an Adam Foster.
But... but when Winn mentioned Opal City,
when you have to say to yourself,
Are you sure you want to do this?
and tell that walking personification of white male privilege
Except, this e-mail was
I know. Not a single alien's come looking for Astra.
for all the help that you've given me,
Aired 2 years ago - Dec 07, 2015
Kara and her friends must rely on their inner strength and courage when an earthquake strikes National City. Also, Alex’s mistrust of Hank reaches a breaking point when the earthquake traps them in the DEO with Jemm, a powerful alien escapee.
I can't trust him anymore, Kara. I...
with a million microscopic killers?
Well, he likes to name them. You know, heat vision,
- Back at you. - Arm's broken here.
Well, we need to get my station back online.
We only have three disrupters left so,
No, he's from the desk right across from mine
We are going to counter Max's message about my girl.
Yeah, we're getting some kind of interference on our end.
I just think that if Supergirl could be here today,
We're way past that.
for the high school AV club, okay?
Now, there are real stories out there... - Um, that's not gonna help.
They could have guns. You could get shot.
And after all, it is human to be selfish.
So let's have a little faith in her.
Your father believed in me. He was a great man...
That was... that was better than catching a plane.
is that you don't even need powers to be a hero.
a Kryptonian version of extreme adrenaline.
You... you live on, like, a different level than the rest of us.
You're wondering how I got out of a pair of locked handcuffs.
Aired 2 years ago - Nov 30, 2015
Personal and professional stress get the better of Kara when she goes too far during a training exercise against Red Tornado, a military cyborg commissioned by Lucy Lane’s father, General Sam Lane. Also, Cat’s tough exterior is shaken by a visit from her judgmental mother, Katherine, and Alex enlists Winn to look into her father’s mysterious death.
Load her up and move her out,
Mr. Wolfe, let's
dust for prints.
Villani's been right about
her clients 80% of the time.
There's a dark saturation
stain on the suspect's pants.
Then I woke up to the sound
of sirens, I ran.
Yeah, I gotta follow through.
I can't believe the judge
fell for Finley's excuses.
You thinking rape?
We have a right to test
whether the semen...
your client's admission,
Yep, plea bargain.
I'll draw up the paperwork...
but, uh... if her next
and Zach said all he had
was a gin and tonic.
with a similar M.O.
in the Miami area.
A woman in her mid-30s,
similar age to Summer,
He is looking...
So, if he left us a clue,
the rapist recorded the attack?
her own computer
to record the rape.
That's a self-storage facility.
We know what you did to
her and to Ellen Sheffield.
Far as I need to, Eric.
Aired 2 years ago - Nov 23, 2015
Kara’s two identities are stretched thin when Supergirl must protect National City from a series of bombings and Kara is tasked with babysitting Cat’s son, Carter. Also, James is conflicted when his ex-girlfriend Lucy Lane seeks to rekindle their relationship.
Okay? I can't even imagine what she's gonna
do to me for you coming out as Supergirl.
Oh, I hate when that happens.
How much do I despise, I mean loathe,
And we can watch Orphan Black after.
And you're finished, Leslie.
because I came out as Supergirl.
Then maybe it's time for you to come out.
The hell you are.
you wouldn't be paying
for this hospital room.
Well, go ahead and say it.
It'll be so much fun.
Looks like it's my lucky night.
Would you mind giving it
a quick five seconds or so?
or any other feelings that we might
want to share with family and friends,
That's really very thoughtful.
I'm an operative for an
organization called the DEO.
And yet, I do the same, and I'm in trouble?
It's your job to make sure she
doesn't put herself in danger.
I know it probably seems sad to you,
This is Leslie 2.0.
Here, kitty, kitty, kitty.
You're Element X.
Tomorrow is Black Friday, and
Catco will be open for business.
here alone with Livewire on the loose.
Well, mothers and daughters, it's... hard.
Which is why I keep pushing, too.
That wasn't fair.
You have always been my Supergirl.
This message is for the
person behind that attack.
I didn't think she was necessary.
He's a pretty bad person
and he deserves to be there.
- I saw that Livewire...
What you told me about
your parents dying...
Aired 2 years ago - Nov 16, 2015
Kara’s Thanksgiving may be ruined when she suspects her foster mother, Dr. Danvers, who is coming to town, disapproves of her new role as a superhero. Also, when an accident transforms a volatile CatCo employee into the villainous Livewire, she targets Cat and Supergirl.
- At least she's making pie.
The place I was at.
And that hideous, like,
Uh, you have super-hearing.
I am doing everything I can
to cultivate a relationship
However, I'm not firing you,
It kind of reminds me of
the weather in Metropolis.
No way. I can't.
I'm certain I'm going to have
to step over it when I go in.
but she's also put herself in danger.
Stars aren't going anywhere, Dr. Danvers.
I know, right?
So, thought maybe you'd like
to hear a friendly voice.
You know, I guess being a lab
rat, it runs in the family.
She called her "Alexandra."
This is gonna get ugly.
Do you have any idea how lucky you are?
Yeah. Clearly, she's recovered.
leaving people without power
and with a growing sense of fear.
Munroe, Ms. Grant.
is because of her constant
"pushing," let's call it.
Uh, and also, um...
What do you say?
Citizens of National
City, this is Cat Grant,
Come on, Leslie.
Your 15 minutes are up,
who was caught slipping out of
National City's randiest gay bar?
Oh, guys, this is so nice.
Aired 2 years ago - Nov 09, 2015
Supergirl’s powers are tested when Reactron, one of Superman’s formidable enemies, arrives in National City and targets the young hero. Also, Cat plans to run an exposé on Supergirl.
Nobody ever asks my
cousin these questions.
Oh, this is the only place that makes this
really hard to find drink I like, tea.
Um, first of all, he prefers James.
I didn't mean to.
with an extract of coconut oil
that improves brain energy.
We need a big party to launch it.
Guess I just thought talking to Ms.
He's using advanced biomedical tech.
that is making it impossible
for me to think straight,
Okay, so for our first mission,
Supergirl vs. Reactron.
Every villain out there will think
of National City as an easy target.
But Carl over there will
see the job to the finish.
He's been taken.
With my help.
Yeah, he somehow survived
the radiation exposure.
Respiratory distress, the skin
desquamation and ulcering...
A little nasty?
What is she going to do when
she has to face a real threat?
My cousin. Where is he?
Kara, I made a promise to your cousin.
He was just protecting you.
Yes, I figured you would
not have the time
Dance with me?
Get somewhere safe.
doesn't stop your sister
disobeying my orders,
Hey, it's nice to meet you, Kara.
Aired 2 years ago - Nov 02, 2015
When Kara’s attempts to help National City don't go according to plan, she must put aside the doubts that she -- and the city's media -- has about her abilities in order to capture an escapee from the Kryptonian prison, Fort Rozz. Also, Cat pressures James to use his connection to Superman to get her an interview with Supergirl.
All right. I'm on my way.
And the tugboat won't get here in time.
you're going to make some mistakes.
At least now I know how you do that.
that she would be, at a
minimum, above average.
I saw online earlier.
I watched it happen for
years with your cousin.
There's that bar where that
guy cards me all the time.
Yeah, you said the same thing
- You will, Kara.
- How do you know?
A giant insect trying to steal
bomb-grade chemical compounds.
Not enough to permanently harm you,
Well, she did rescue that plane.
and prove to everyone that
I know what I'm doing,
She calls herself Supergirl.
Ambulance caught in
traffic on Donner Avenue
But I'm not a scared
little girl anymore.
They need me back at the DEO.
the government has been
destroying remaining stockpiles.
but there's definitely a connection.
Back when I first started, I was
this nervous kid with his camera,
Your cousin never talks about Krypton.
You, Winn, my sister, Ms. Grant even,
I should've been there.
Do not stand against me.
I can't even imagine what you
must be feeling right now.
I do. I always have.
but we do know it's a place that he's been
able to commune with his Kryptonian ancestors.
Kara, I have been programmed to
offer you assistance here on Earth.
Aired 2 years ago - Oct 26, 2015
Kara at age 12 was sent from her dying home planet of Krypton to Earth, where she was taken in by the Danvers, a foster family who taught her to be careful with her extraordinary powers. After repressing said skills for more than a decade, Kara is
forced to bust out her super moves in public during an unexpected disaster. Energized by her heroism for the first time in her life, she begins embracing her abilities in the name of helping the people of her city, earning herself a super moniker along the way.
Earth didn't need another hero.
- You write that website.
- I contribute...
Ugh, this elevator is
a human petri-dish.
Use the lesser card stock.
Little secret, he
actually posed for that.
But first you have to
tell me who you are.
Flight attendants, brace for impact.
I'm not sure what comes next.
I guess she's around 5'9”.
It's tough to Gauge
We will feature her
online and in the paper,
I'm going to tell you
something about me
- Sorry about that, sir.
Twelve years we've been forced
to hide in the shadows.
I'm not flying around saving
people in this thing.
You, uh... You're sure
They're planning something.
You working here, hunting
down aliens, me being one?
Of course, leave it to
media magnate, Cat Grant,
doesn't that make us guilty
of being anti-feminist?
could you please give me one
reason why I shouldn't fire you?
Meet me at the National
City Power Plant.
On my planet, females bow before males.
You know, you feeling like less,
By now you have become the woman
I knew you would grow up to be.
You need to change.
Thank you for your
opinion, Miss Danvers.
Meet me on the roof.