Supergirl (R) is an American superhero action-adventure television series. The TV series is based on the DC Comics character. Supergirl is a costumed superheroine who is Superman’s cousin and one of the last surviving Kryptonians. The series is set in the Arrowverse, sharing continuity with the other television series of the universe.
Kara Zor-El was sent to Earth from Krypton as a 13-year-old by her parents Zor-El and Alura. Kara was meant to protect her infant cousin Kal-El, but her spacecraft was knocked off course. By the time the spacecraft crash-landed on Earth, Kal-El had grown up and become Superman. The series begins eleven years later when the now 24-year-old Kara is learning to embrace her powers and has adopted the superheroic alias “Supergirl”.
Supergirl TV Show Information
- Channel: The CW
- First Aired: October 26, 2015
- Episode length: 45 minutes
- Number of Seasons: 3
- Based on: Characters by Jerry Siegel, Joe Shuster
- Actors: Melissa Benoist, Mehcad Brooks, Chyler Leigh, Jeremy Jordan, David Harewood, Calista Flockhart, Chris Wood, Floriana Lima, Katie McGrath, Odette Annable
- Genre: Superhero, Action, Adventure, Drama, Science fiction
How To Watch Supergirl
There are several different ways to watch Supergirl without cable. This TV show was aired on The CW. To find which online TV streaming services have The CW as part of their channel lineup you can read our streaming services review. You can use a streaming service to watch on-demand.
It is also possible to buy on Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, Vudu, Amazon Instant Video, PlayStation, Microsoft Store, FandangoNOW as a download or rent it on Microsoft Store online. Below are our top choices to watch Supergirl.
Stream Supergirl With Hulu
Hulu is both a live TV streaming service and an on-demand streaming service. You can either watch this show live as it airs or you can watch the most recent season and episodes on-demand. Plans begin at $40/month. To learn more about this service read our Hulu review.
Live Stream Supergirl With DIRECTV NOW
DIRECTV NOW is a live TV streaming service. The CW is included in the base streaming plan. Plans start at $35/month and include 60+ channels. There are no annual contracts or cumbersome satellite dishes. To learn more about this service read our DIRECTV NOW review.
Watch Supergirl On-Demand With Netflix
Netflix is an on-demand streaming service. Netflix lets you binge-watch all 3 seasons of this TV show. This is the least expensive way to catch this amazing TV show as plans begin at $7.99/month. To learn more about this service read our Netflix review.
Which Devices Stream Supergirl
This TV show can be found on just about any streaming device on the market. Here are some of the top devices that can be used to access one of the services that carry Supergirl. To learn more click on the icons below or read our streaming device guide.