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CBS upcoming television series “Supergirl” has revealed the first look of Supergirl costume worn by “Glee” star Melissa Benoist.

The colour and design of the costume look kind of similar to Henry Cavill’s Superman suit in DC movie Man of Steel”.


Supergirl costume was designed by three-time Oscar winner Colleen Atwood, who also did the costumer works for two other DC series; “The Flash” and “Arrow”.

According to Deadline, Atwood said, “In designing Supergirl, I wanted to embrace the past, but more importantly, thrust her into the street-style action hero of today.”

“Supergirl” series follow 24-year-old Kara Zor-El, cousin of Superman and Krypton’s native, who is taken in by the Danvers family when she was 12 after being sent away from her home planet. After hiding her powers for 12 years, she finally decided to embrace her super abilities and use them to help planet earth.
The other confirmed cast of the series are Mehcad Brooks, Calista Flockhart, David Harewood and Chyler Leigh.

“Supergirl” series is expected to premiere on CBS channel this year.

It is not known whether the series will be premiered in Malaysia.

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