Supergirl's Chris Wood Not Returning for Season 4 — EPs Explain Mon-El's 'Bittersweet' Departure

TVLine | 6/18/2018 | Andy Swift
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It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s… an article spoiling the events of Monday’s Supergirl finale! Haven’t watched? Proceed with caution.

The Worldkillers weren’t the only characters whose story came to a close on the third season finale of Supergirl; Monday’s episode also sent Mon-El back to the future, ending Chris Wood‘s two-season run on the CW drama.

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“The plan for Chris was always to have him on the show for two years,” executive producer Robert Rovner explains to TVLine. “We’ve loved telling Mon-El’s story, as well as the story we’ve told for him and Kara. We hope the fans felt that it was a satisfying conclusion.”

Adds executive producer Jessica Queller, “They both have destinies in different times as heroes. What they did was the sort-of Casablanca decision of putting what’s most important to them — which is saving the world — first. It’s a little bittersweet that one destiny is to be a hero in this time and one’s destiny is to run the Legion in another time, but I think they grew a lot from knowing one another. They have respect for one another, and they have a respect for the decisions they respectively made.”

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Mon-El was introduced atop Supergirl‘s second season, solving the mystery...
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