Brent Spiner (“Star Trek: The Next Generation,” “Independence Day”) has been cast in a recurring role as Baker, the vice president of the United States, in the fourth season of The CW’s “Supergirl”.
The character is said to be an unlikely leader who will nonetheless step up in a big way when his country needs him. Spiner’s character serves under Lynda Carter’s President Olivia Marsdin.
Spiner follows recent new additions to the series including Rhona Mitra as the villainous Mercy Graves, Robert Baker as her brother Otis, Sam Witwer as Agent Liberty, and Nicole Maines as transgender superhero Dreamer. “Supergirl” returns in October.