Production has officially begun on the pilot for the CBS series Supergirl and the show’s executive producers Andrew Kreisberg and Ali Adler have debuted some behind-the-scenes images from the shoot.
Benoist leads a cast that includes Laura Benanti, Calista Flockhart, Chyler Leigh, Jeremy Jordan, David Harewood, Dean Cain and Helen Slater.
Supergirl is based on the characters from DC Comics and centers on Kara Zor-El, who comes to Earth after escaping the destruction of Krypton. After many years hiding her abilities, she joins the ranks of her cousin Superman to become the hero she was meant to be.
The pilot episode is written by Ali Adler (No Ordinary Family) and Greg Berlanti (Arrow, The Flash). They will also executive produce along with Sarah Schechter. The show has a series commitment at CBS