Though not yet ordered to series, the CBS pilot for Supergirl is promising. It picks up with Kara at the age of 24, living on Earth with the full knowledge of the powers she shares with her cousin. She’s been hiding her powers all her life, but she finally decides to embrace her superhuman abilities and become the hero she was destined to be. original Supergirl Helen Slater and previous Superman Dean Cain in mystery roles.The beautiful 26 year old actress is certainly a Hollywood star to watch. She was even named first on Variety.com’s stars to watch this fall! Glee fans know Melissa can sing. Whiplash fans saw Melissa prove that she could be serious and expanded her range. But most excitedly is what we’ve seen from Melissa in the extended trailer. Melissa gives us the very definition of “adorkable”. She has been able to fall into that “every-girl” persona so perfectly which is such an amazing counter to the power a female Kryptonian. Its almost a better definition of the Clark Kent/Superman duality.