“The Vampire Diaries” and “The Originals” actress Claire Holt is reportedly one of several actresses reading for the title role in the “Supergirl” TV series at CBS.
For now, Holt is the only actress identified so far who is up for the role, and it isn’t presently known how long the casting process has been under way. Executive producer Greg Berlanti and Colleen Atwood are currently deciding on the look of the title character’s costume.
First announced in September and picked up to series by CBS a few weeks later, whomever is cast will play Kara Zor-El, a Krypton-born 24-year-old woman who has been hiding on Earth. Having refused to use her super powers, she eventually decides to embrace her abilities.
Holt will next be seen in NBC’s event series “Aquarius”.
Source: The Wrap