SUPERGIRL Brings in George of the Jungle

Written by Andrew Pollard Sunday, 20 December 2015

TV News

Whilst Supergirl is speedily heading towards her mid-season break over here in the UK, the show has added a new cast member in the form of Christopher Showerman.

Showerman is likely best known to most for taking on the titular role in Disney’s George in the Jungle 2. In Supergirl, he’ll be playing Tor, a rogue who is a follower of Chris Vance’s Non. Tor is based on DC’s Tor-An, a Kryptonian who is a part of General Zod’s army in the comic book realm. Showerman will make his debut in the mid-season premiere, titled Blood Bonds, which will air in the US on January 4th. It’s believed that Tor will be a recurring character throughout the rest of the season.

Interestingly enough, Christopher Showerman was at one point in the frame to the play the Big Blue Boy Scout, Superman himself, a decade or so ago. The bodybuilder-turned-actor was up for the role of the Man of Steel in Bryan Singer’s Superman Returns before that gig ultimately went to Brandon Routh.

SHARE YOUR COMMENTS BELOW OR ON TWITTER @STARBURST_MAG

Find your local STARBURST stockist HERE, or buy direct from us HERE. For our digital edition (available to read on your iOS, Android, Amazon, Windows 8, Samsung and/or Huawei device - all for just £1.99), visit MAGZTER DIGITAL NEWSSTAND.

CLICK TO BUY!

MORE FROM AROUND THE WEB:



Suggested Articles:
“A mix of zombie drama and family revenge comedy”? That certainly sounds right up our street. J
One of the most eye-catching projects currently in development in Castle Rock, the Hulu series being
As part of our partnership with CBS Action, we’re going to bring you our pick of the great cult sh
Fantasy web series Caledonia has been released on REVRY, a streaming service described as the “LGB
Tags: Supergirl
scroll back to top

Add comment

Security code
Refresh

Sign up today!
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner