Alex Danvers
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Alex Danvers
Aliases: Alexandra Danvers [1]
Series: Supergirl
Gender: Female
Notability: Main character
Occupation: Federal agent
Location: National City
Relatives: Jeremiah Danvers
Eliza Danvers
Kara Danvers
Status: Alive
First: "Pilot"
Actor: Chyler Leigh
Jordan Mazarati [2]

Alexandra "Alex" Danvers is a fictional government agent and a main character on the CBS television series Supergirl. She is played by actress Chyler Leigh and was introduced in the pilot episode of the show.

Overview Edit

Alex Danvers is the eldest sibling in the Danvers family and the only natural child of Eliza and Jeremiah Danvers. She is the older sister of adopted Kryptonian, Kara Danvers. As an adult, Alex Danvers became a member of a secret government organization called the Department of Extra-Normal Operations (DEO), where she worked under director Hank Henshaw. The purpose of the D.E.O. was to monitor and contain threats of an alien nature. Alex believed that working for the D.E.O. might not only resolve the mystery behind her missing father, but also enabled her to protect her sister, Kara Danvers.

Notes & Trivia Edit

  • Alex Danvers is a character who is unique to the continuity of the Supergirl television series and does not have a DC Comics counterpart.

Appearances Edit

Season One

  1. Supergirl: Pilot (Main story and as a child in flashback)
  2. Supergirl: Stronger Together
  3. Supergirl: Fight or Flight
  4. Supergirl: Livewire (Main story and as a child in flashback)
  5. Supergirl: How Does She Do It?
  6. Supergirl: Red Faced
  7. Supergirl: Human for a Day
  8. Supergirl: Hostile Takeover
  9. Supergirl: Blood Bonds
  10. Supergirl: Childish Things
  11. Supergirl: Strange Visitor from Another Planet
  12. Supergirl: Bizarro
  13. Supergirl: For the Girl Who Has Everything
  14. Supergirl: Truth, Justice and the American Way
  15. Supergirl: Solitude
  16. Supergirl: Falling
  17. Supergirl: Manhunter
  18. Supergirl: World's Finest

See also Edit

External links Edit

References Edit

  1. Supergirl, "Livewire"; Aguirre-Sacasa, Roberto, Parrish, Caitlin (writers) & Tancharoen, Kevin (director) (November 23rd, 2015)
  2. Actress Jordan Mazarati played young Alex Danvers in the pilot episode and "Livewire".
  3. DC; "Breaking News: The Supergirl Cast Adds Two New Members"; Beedle, Tim; (Thursday, February 26th, 2015).