Jenna Dewan Tatum (Witches of East End, Step Up) has joined the cast of CBS’ superhero series, Supergirl. Dewan Tatum will be playing Lucy Lane, the older sister of Lois Lane. DC Comics confirmed the casting news, describing the character as “brash, funny and as beautiful as her older sister Lois Lane, Lucy is strong, smart and successful in her own right. She’s got a history with Jimmy Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) and she’s come to town to right a previous wrong.”
Lucy Lane will first show up in episode three and will stick around for multiple episodes.
The cast of Supergirl is led by Melissa Benoist in the title role and Mehcad Brooks as Jimmy Olsen. Chyler Leigh is Alex Danvers, Calista Flockhart is Cat Grant, David Harewood is Hank Henshaw, and Jeremy Jordan will play Winn Schott. CBS will debut the series on October 26, 2015 at 8:30pm ET/PT before moving it to its normal time slot of 8:00pm ET/PT on November 2nd.