In the present, Lex is released due to a disease, so Lena helps him by working on a cure. Later, Ben transfers a parasite into Jensen, and Manchester purchases lethal weaponry. Despite the omens of future doom there are also some happy moments to end the finale. The following month, , who portrayed Lex's nephew Lenny Luthor in the film , was cast in the role. Kara recovers her evidence from Brainy and publicly exposes Lex. On Earth-38, Clark reveals Lois is pregnant, and they are going to be moving to Argo City for a while, leaving Earth in Kara's hands. Has Supergirl just set up its next villain? Kara writes a series of articles highlighting aliens in National City in the hopes that humans will stop being so fearful of them.
We also got a hint to the next crossover, Crisis on Infinite Earths. In reality, we know that this has been weighing hard on Kara; she doesn't want to tell Lena because she doesn't want to betray her trust and lose her friendship. Ben orders all aliens at that location to be arrested, but his soldiers are convinced to disobey orders by Brainy. Kara meets Baker in his office to warn him about Lex's plot, but he has her black-bagged; revealing he is in on the plot. Lex Luthor: How are you alive?. Neither the character, nor the viewer, actually imbibe the concept of non-violence. And since we were only just introduced to the Leviathan crime organization they likely will play a part in next season.
Lena decides to use the cure on a temporarily dead James. Meanwhile, James picks up his camera again to cover the march for CatCo, and Hayley assigns Alex a job that clashes with her beliefs. Lex escapes with Otis, but is stopped by Supergirl. Two more Morai infiltrate the D. During the episode, another supporting character talks about being introduced to Ahimsa and how it helped him. Kara and Nia interview a healer alien, Amadei, to counter the anti-alien rhetoric. Lex gives the cure to the Supergirl copy whom he names Red Daughter.
And the only thing more surprising than his tearful display is the cause of his uncharacteristic outburst. J'onn kills Manchester while Kara stops the city from being flooded. Supergirl and Manchester intervene and chase them off. Kara and Brainy help Nia with her dreams which lead to the old Lockwood Factory where they confront Ben who was confronted by Manchester Black who threatened to kill his wife. After being visited by Supergirl following the incident, Baker makes Ben the Director of Alien Affairs but denies his request to deputize the Children of Liberty.
The duo plan to attack President Marsdin's summit to mark the anniversary of her amnesty act. The Red Daughter was able to redeem herself by coming to Supergirl's aid and saving her life during the final battle. While Nia's mother lays dying of a spider bite, Nia uses her powers to talk to her mother about them, who assures her she'll be able to continue the dreamer line. Ajala has such a compelling screen presence and some killer moves that I cannot wait to see more of him this season. Correct me if I'm wrong, but it seemed like Supergirl absorbed Red Daughter's powers, and when they became one, it allowed Supergirl to take down Lex Luthor much more easily. Meanwhile, Lena shares some news with James, but his reaction isn't what she expected.
Reconnecting with her past caused Kara to realize that her true home is now here on Earth, where big changes are taking place for her and all of her friends in National City — and also, it appears, for a doppelganger in Russia! He has now been pardoned and given the position of Secretary of Alien Affairs and is being hailed as a hero for defending America from Kaznia. Red Daughter: You betrayed me. Kara replaces James on a television show where she ends up debating Ben Lockwood, who gets the best of her. It is set in the , sharing continuity with the other television series of the universe. While the world was crumbling, Lockwood couldn't put his hatred aside for Supergirl. Brent Spiner had been announced as Vice President Baker, but he was replaced by Bruce Boxleitner. We have Jeremy Jordan will no longer be a series regular, instead he'll be a recurring character.
When Lockwood organizes a rally, the aliens decide to peacefully protest. Her death leads him to purchase a large amount of weapons. James and Lena meet Ben Lockwood at a media summit, where James asserts that Guardian does not stand for Ben's anti-alien sentiments. Ben convinces his son to lead the Children of Liberty. Superman uses the book to return Barry and Oliver to their original forms, but Deegan steals it back. Mike Cecchini is the Editor in Chief of Den of Geek.
What he lacks in brains, he makes up for with his savant-like abilities to assassinate aliens. Supergirl Season 4 Episode 4 Recap regarding Agent Liberty outlined the transformation of Ben Lockwood into Agent Liberty, but his current plans were on full display in the latest episode of. Kelly and Alex reveal their feelings for each other. It is also revealed that Lex planned for Lena to test the cure in order to save the Supergirl copy from a sudden illness that rendered her comatose due to her being created from Harun-El. At Cat Co, James gets shot by an unknown figure.
Haley realizes that Supergirl is Kara, and tries to blackmail her back into the D. Marsdin resigns, leaving Vice President Baker to replace her. Nia invites Brainy to her Valentine's Day party. Lex only cares about himself and disposes of people when they no longer serve a purpose. We've got everything you need to know about Supergirl season 4, as well as a complete episode guide, all in one place. On April 2, renewed the series for its fourth season. Nia, who reveals herself to be transgender, convinces James to write an editorial against anti-alien hatred.
Kara and J'onn look through Manchester's apartment. Perhaps the biggest news of the season is that Jon Cryer is playing Lex Luthor. J'onn and Brainy agree to place a placebo in Alex's mind to cover the truth. Using Lena's lead dispersion device, the three send Kryptonite into the atmosphere, which hits Supergirl mid-flight, making her pass out and fall to the ground. And does this mean Supergirl gets double the powers from here on out? He saves lives, but his actions defeat the purpose of the promise he made to his father. Supergirl Melissa Benoist pulls double duty as she tries to apprehend Manchester Black and his team as well as deal with a shocking new development with Ben Lockwood Sam Witwer.