The cancellation was confirmed by The CW along with producers Warner Bros.
When Supergirl debuted in 2015 on CBS, it had almost 13 million viewers, but when it moved to The CW in 2016, its second season saw around 3 million viewers an episode, with last year's season 5 that saw the terrible costume change average around 1.26 million or less. Since then, Supergirl's been an integral part of the DC universe there, including a musical crossover with The Flash and starring roles in the multi-series crossover events. "Seeing the incredible impact the show has had on young girls around the world has always left me humbled and speechless", reads a public statement from actress Melissa Benoist.
Benoist made her Broadway debut as Carole King in Broadway's hit, Beautiful-The Carole King Musical in 2018. She's taught me the strength I didn't know I had, to find hope in the darkest of places, and that we are stronger when we're united.
She has graced TV audiences on a multitude of shows including "Homeland" and "The Good Wife" and co-starred in the critically acclaimed feature films, the Academy-Award nominated Whiplash as well as Patriot's Day. "I promise we're going to make it one helluva final season. el mayarah", she wrote.
Unless anything changes, the final season of Supergirl will comprise of 20 episodes which will begin production soon. Supergirl the final season will arrive on The CW sometime next year. Television and Berlanti Productions have announced that the upcoming sixth season of "Supergirl" will be its last. Even without it and Supergirl, the Arrowverse will still continue into the future. Arrow just ended a year ago, and now Supergirl is flying the coop as well. Also, with the end of Supergirl, what does that mean for The Flash and Legends of Tomorrow?
Supergirl stars Melissa Benoist as Kara Danvers/Supergirl, Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen/Guardian, Chyler Leigh as Alex Danvers, Katie McGrath as Lena Luthor, Jesse Rath as Querl Dox/Brainiac 5, Nicole Maines as Nia Nal/Dreamer, Andrea Brooks as Eve Teschmacher, Julie Gonzalo as Andrea Rojas/Acrata, Staz Nair as William Dey, Azie Tesfai as Kelly Olsen, and David Harewood as J'onn J'onzz/Martian Manhunter.