Supergirl season 6 will be the last
This is the surprise announcement of the week: Supergirl season 6 will be the last! Postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, filming has not yet started in Vancouver but should resume as early as next week according to Deadline. The actors will therefore find themselves, first without Melissa Benoist who is pregnant with her first child with Chris Wood, met on the set of the series. The actress is expected to join the team a little later. We also know that this sixth and final season will consist of 20 episodes and will be launched in 2021. According to Deadline, the decision to cancel Supergirl was taken in agreement with the production, the studios and Melissa Benoist following the current situation. and declining audiences.
Melissa Benoist and the cast react
After the announcement of the end of Supergirl , the stars of the series reacted, starting with the interpreter of the heroine who posted a long message on Instagram. “ To say that it has been an honor to play this iconic character would be an understatement. Seeing the impact the show has had on young girls across the world has left me humble and speechless. It has also had an impact on me. She taught me that I was stronger than I thought, taught me to find hope in dark times and that we are stronger when we are united (…) She has changed my life is good and I will be forever grateful. I am excited to plan for the conclusion of this awesome adventure and I cannot wait for you to see what we have in store for you. I promise you it will be one hell of a final season. ” writes the actress.
Other stars of the show like Chyler Leigh (Alex), David Harewood (J'onn J'onzz), Katie McGrath (Lena Luthor), Jesse Rath (Brainy) or Nicole Maines (Nia Nal) have also posted messages on networks. If you're a fan of the Arrowverse, don't worry as a new series is coming: Superman & Lois, the Supergirl spin-off centered on Clark Kent and Lois Lane, starring Tyler Hoechlin and Elizabeth Tulloch will launch in 2021.