Iconic Superman Villain Lex Luthor is Heading to ‘Supergirl’ in Season 4

/Film | 10/18/2018 | Ben Pearson
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Heads up, National City: a criminal mastermind is coming your way.

Iconic Superman villain Lex Luthor is going to appear in a recurring capacity in the fourth season of The CW’s Supergirl.

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The Hollywood Reporter says that a casting search has begun for an actor to fill the shoes of Lex Luthor, one of the most famous comic book villains in history:

“We’re beyond excited to introduce iconic villain Lex Luthor to Supergirl and to weave him into our story this season,” executive producers Robert L. Rovner and Jessica Queller said in a statement. “We’ve talked about having Lex on the show since its inception, and we’re excited to have him finally arrive. We can’t wait for him to shake things up in National City and watch him go toe to toe with not only Supergirl (Melissa Benoist), but his sister, Lena Luthor (Katie McGrath).”

Tyler - Hoechlin - Superman - AKA - Clark

Tyler Hoechlin plays Superman, AKA Clark Kent/Kal-El, on the Greg Berlanti-produced superhero series, while actress Elizabeth “Bitsie” Tulloch (who starred in an NBC show called Grimm that people assure me really existed, but I will never believe them) is playing this show’s version of Lois Lane. Lois and Clark will appear in this December’s multi-series Arrow-verse crossover event, but Lex Luthor will not.

There aren’t any rumored frontrunners for the part of Lex yet, but whoever ends up with...
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