‘I Don’t Bend, I Don’t Break’ – Kevin Smith’s Return To Supergirl In ‘Distant Sun’

by Staff

 

In this week’s episode of Supergirl, 2.17, “Distant Sun”, airing tonight, Monday the 27th of March, on the CW, Kevin Smith returns to the show as Director and the show promises Lynda Carter is returning as a guest star in the role of President Marsdin. Supergirl’s going to face non-stop challengers this week since a bounty has been put out on her across the universe, bringing alien hitmen down on her. But personal lives are not put on hold–there looks to be plenty of drama in the works there, too.

Here’s our official synopsis for the episode:

Episode 2.17 “Distant Sun” — A large bounty is put out on Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) and aliens from far and near attack National City intent on taking out the woman of steel. Alex (Chyler Leigh) and Maggie (Floriana Lima) run into Maggie’s ex-girlfriend, Emily (guest star Hayley Sales), who is in town for a week. Hank (David Harewood) gets an interesting order from President Marsdin (guest star Lynda Carter). Kevin Smith directed the episode written by Gabriel Llanas & Anna Musky-Goldwyn (#217).

And here’s our promo trailer for 2.17, “Distant Sun”, airing tonight on the CW: