The CW has multiple superhero series that are very popular and high rated. Back in 2016, the network picked up the series Supergirl after the second season. It is developed by Greg Berlanti, Andrew Kreisberg, and Ali Adler. It cast stars like Melissa Benoist, Chyler Leigh, Jeremy Jordan, Mehcad Brooks, and David Harewood. This series centered on the story of Superman’s cousin Kara Danvers or Kara Zor-El who becomes Supergirl.
The fifth season of the superhero series finished airing episodes in May 2020. Now everyone is waiting for the sixth season. The great news is CW given the green light to Supergirl for season 6 back in January 2020. Below are all the details for the upcoming season of Supergirl:
Is Season 6 Facing Delay?
This year is unlucky for The CW due to the coronavirus pandemic. The fifth season was cut short as the production was stopped for security reasons. Then the network announced a new season so the shooting will begin late for it. Yes, Supergirl season 6 is facing a delay in the release.
There is another reason for the delay of the sixth season and that is the pregnancy of the main lead star Melissa Benoist. She is expecting her first child, so the filming will begin late for the new season.
What’s The Air Date?
Now fans have to wait for a long time for the sixth season as the production will begin late on it. Many shows of The CW is facing delay that includes Riverdale, Batwoman, The Flash, etc. Season 6 was first expected to release around October 2020 but now it is shifted to release sometime in 2021.
These are the cast members who will appear in the sixth season of Supergirl: Melissa Benoist as Kara Danvers/Supergirl, Katie McGrath as Lena Luthor, Chyler Leigh as Dr. Alex Danvers, Jesse Rath as Querl Dox/Brainiac, Nicole Maines as Nia Nal/Dreamer, Julie Gonzalo as Andrea Rojas, Staz Nair as William Dey, and David Harewood as J’onn J’onzz/Martian Manhunter.
For now there are no plot details for the sixth season as it is in the early stage of development, we will appear with more updates soon.