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Thursday, January 29, 2015

'True Blood' Star Mehcad Brooks Joins 'Supergirl' as Jimmy Olsen

TV Line has learned that True Blood star Mehcad Brooks has joined the cast of Supergirl as Jimmy Olsen. As many know Jimmy Olsen is typically depicted as a Caucasian but given that The Flash changed Iris West to an African-American female (which turned out great) this isn't to much of a surprise. The site goes onto to describe Olsen as a "smart, worldly photographer for CatCo, the media company where Kara works. He has recently been living and working in National City, though the reason is still a secret, and his salt-of-the-earth nature quickly piques Kara’s interest." Currently Whiplash star Melissa Benoist is set to star as the last daughter of Krypton. 

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