Legion of Super-Heroes Premiers in New Supergirl Promo

The CW has just released a promo for the mid-season premier of Supergirl showing a first look at Braniac 5 and the Legion of Superheroes!

The episode with air Monday, January 15 at 8:00 PM EST, is appropriately titled, “Legion of Superheroes,” and has the following synopsis:

“Struggling to heal from her injuries inflicted by Reign (Odette Annable), Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) remains in a dreamlike state, unable to be reached. Mon-El (Chris Wood) recruits one of the Legion members, Brainiac-5 (guest star Jesse Rath), to try to bring her back. Meanwhile, Reign continues her rampage on the city so the DEO teams up with the Legion of Superheroes to try to stop her.”

This episode was directed by Jesse Warn and written by Derek Simon and Eric Carrasco. Supergirl stars Melissa Benoist as Kara Danvers/Supergirl, David Harewood as Hank Henshaw/J’onn J’onnz, Chris Wood as Mon-El, Chyler Leigh as Alex Danvers, Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen, Jeremy Jordan as Winslow ‘Winn’ Schott, Katie McGrath as Lena Luthor, and Odette Annable as Sam/Reign.


Ari Bard

I am currently a Sophomore at Case Western Reserve University studying mechanical engineering. I have been in love with DC since I saw the animated series and movies in the early 2000s. I started reading comics regularly at the start of Rebirth. My favorite character is Martian Manhunter.