We are quickly approaching the 5th season of SUPERGIRL on The CW. It has alreasy been revealed that the girl of steel (Melissa Benoist) will face multiple villains this season and we now know who that first one will be and who will be portraying them.
Jennifer Cheon Garcia (Van Helsing) will suit-up as Midnight, who is described as “the physical manifestation of darkness” and “a murderous villain released from an otherworldly prison to enact revenge against the person who put her there.” as first reported by Variety. Now more than likey this will be a take on minor cybernetic villain M1dn1ght the comics, but it is not specified.
It was also revealed at SDCC that Julie Gonzalo and Staz Nair have also joined the cast as Andrea Rojas (a.k.a. Acrata) and William Dey, respectively.
SUPERGIRL Season 5 premiers on Sunday, October 6 at 9/8c.