The final season of ‘Supergirl’ will hit home for viewers.
Melissa Benoist, who stars as the crimefighter, promises the ending will do the series “justice.”
The 32-year-old actress said there is much to look forward to in the CW series’ sixth and final season.
“It was a massive decision, but I think as everyone … that’s involved in the show can say with certainty how proud we are, how far we’ve come and what we’ve been able to accomplish in six years,” Benoist told “Entertainment Tonight.” “As bittersweet as it will be to say goodbye, I could not be happier with what we’ve created.”
While making sure not to reveal how the series will end, Benoist is happy how it ended, addressing real world current events.
“This will be inspired by real-world issues — both the Black Lives Matter movement and how some people felt disempowered because of circumstances that we’re all living in with the pandemic,” the “Glee” alum revealed. “Those are issues we’re going to tackle.”
While Benoist is stepping down from the television series, there will be a new Supergirl joining the DC Cinematic Universe, “The Young & The Restless” actress Sasha Calle — who has her seal of approval.
“She just seems perfect for it,” Benoist commented.