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Old 10-06-19, 03:11 AM
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Supergirl (CW) -- Season 5 Thread -- Premieres 10/6/19




SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6

SEASON PREMIERE

SUPERGIRL

"Event Horizon" - (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)

SEASON PREMIERE - Kara (Melissa Benoist) is surprised to find that CatCo has a new owner who has brought in a star reporter. New couples emerge and explore their budding relationships while J'onn J'onzz (David Harewood) receives an unexpected visitor. Jesse Warn directed the episode written by Derek Simon & Nicki Holcomb. Original airdate 10/6/2019.





https://deadline.com/2019/07/supergi...st-1202649640/

Mehcad Brooks (James) is leaving the show during season 5


He's actually in Australia now shooting Mortal Kombat. He's playing Jax. So his scenes are probably wrapped by now.



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Re: Supergirl (CW) -- Season 5 Thread -- Premieres 10/6/19

Bangs and pants!? What the hell show is this supposed to be?
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Re: Supergirl (CW) -- Season 5 Thread -- Premieres 10/6/19

I donít buy that Lena just goes all evil after her past actions
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Re: Supergirl (CW) -- Season 5 Thread -- Premieres 10/6/19

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Bangs and pants!? What the hell show is this supposed to be?
What? She looks amazing. More mature.
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-Brainy and Dreamer
-New costume...SLOW TO COVER HER ...But I still love it!
-Ma'alefa'ak!!
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Re: Supergirl (CW) -- Season 5 Thread -- Premieres 10/6/19

Such a quick and silly turn for Lena...
Dislike Supergirls new haircut.
Her reaction to pants was funny.
The political talk about how people don't register to vote at the beginning was terrible and just more of the same of why the show fell from grace so quickly to begin with.
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Re: Supergirl (CW) -- Season 5 Thread -- Premieres 10/6/19

The new haircut and costume make Melissa look much, much older. I wish they had made Lena's turn to the dark side more than just about Supergirl hiding her secret identity.

I did like the gag when Alex wonders how everyone changes costumes so quickly.
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Re: Supergirl (CW) -- Season 5 Thread -- Premieres 10/6/19

Skipped last season, but giving this on a shot.

“Hey, pants!” LOL..
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Re: Supergirl (CW) -- Season 5 Thread -- Premieres 10/6/19

Oh wow, that was Julie Gonzalo from the TNT Dallas reboot as the new Catco boss. Haven't seen her since that show was cancelled. And she has a very distinctive scar between her eyebrows.

I don't know how many of you still watch Hawaii Five-O, but I just learned recently that Brainy is the brother of Meaghan Rath (Tani)



and she will guest star in season 5 as well.
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Re: Supergirl (CW) -- Season 5 Thread -- Premieres 10/6/19

Lena’s heal turn I think has been in the making for awhile now. It wasn’t just quick and out of nowhere.

The new suit looks fine. But I feel like they kind of ripped off the nano tech technology of Spide-Man’s suit that Tony Stark created.
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Sooo Nano tech can't exist in DC? Also, Superman had a Nano suit so there's precedent.


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Re: Supergirl (CW) -- Season 5 Thread -- Premieres 10/6/19

The bangs arenít a good look for her unless her hair is pulled back.
something looked different with her fave besides the bangs.

Miss Rojas looked like she was wearing a Miss America sash on her outfit.


Whats her name turning heal because her friend didnít tell her she is Supergirl.

so dumb.
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Re: Supergirl (CW) -- Season 5 Thread -- Premieres 10/6/19

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Whats her name turning heal because her friend didnít tell her she is Supergirl.

so dumb.[/left]
I think it's a girl thing. Women are a lot more sensitive to small fibs and take it personally. I think this was the case with Lena.
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LENA turning heal because her friend didn’t tell her she is Supergirl.

so dumb.

Yeah like he said, it's a girl thing.
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I don't like the thing with Lena, should have left it with everything being okay because that would be more shocking than secretly angry. Been saying for a while now....TELL HER.
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I forget, what happened to Lena to turn her into such a psychopath? Surely it's not just that Kara was keeping her secret identity, ya know, secret.

And, oh great, more episodes filled with Alex and her insecurities about her relationship. So interesting. What a treat.
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Regarding Lena and Kara's secret. Even though I thought she should have told her sooner if other shows in the past had people act like this a LOT of supers would have a ton of angry possible friends turned villains.
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I forget, what happened to Lena to turn her into such a psychopath? Surely it's not just that Kara was keeping her secret identity, ya know, secret :
Yeah thatís pretty much it.
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I forget, what happened to Lena to turn her into such a psychopath? Surely it's not just that Kara was keeping her secret identity, ya know, secret.
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Yeah that’s pretty much it.

Nope.

Lena has been having a rough time with people for a while in terms of being hurt, let down,loss, etc.... Kara has been saying for some time now that the main reason she hadn't told Lena yet is because of that, and that fact that she was afraid Lena would not take it well and feel betrayed...which is EXACTLY what Lena has done. Lex pushed her by telling her before Kara and rubbing it in her face BTW. Anyway, this turn has potentially been coming for some time now. It's here...
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Nope.

Lena has been having a rough time with people for a while in terms of being hurt, let down,loss, etc.... Kara has been saying for some time now that the main reason she hadn't told Lena yet is because of that, and that fact that she was afraid Lena would not take it well and feel betrayed...which is EXACTLY what Lena has done. Lex pushed her by telling her before Kara and rubbing it in her face BTW. Anyway, this turn has potentially been coming for some time now. It's here...
Thus. Sheís dealt with betrayals from her own mother and brother, and then Eve betrayed her. Kara was just the straw that broke the camelís back.
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Thus. Sheís dealt with betrayals from her own mother and brother, and then Eve betrayed her. Kara was just the straw that broke the camelís back.
I wouldn't call withholding your superhero gig "betrayal". Kara has saved her life several times as Supergirl.
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I wouldn't call withholding your superhero gig "betrayal". Kara has saved her life several times as Supergirl.
I wouldn’t call it a betrayal if it happened to me in real life, but we’re dealing with writers with a history of mediocre plots, poorly manufactured drama designed for the CW demographic, and character heel-turns without a well done build-up. It is what it is, you either have to roll with it or just give up on the show.
FWIW, I prefer good Lena to bad Lena. I always liked the juxtaposition between Lena/Kara’s relationship compared to to Lex/Superman, but I guess those days are over.

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