Due to the terrorist attacks in Paris,CBS has decided to pull the “Supergirl” episode “How Does She Do It?” which was to see Kara defend National City from a series of bombings but in respect to the tragic bombings CBS will instead air “Livewire,” a Thanksgiving story featuring Helen Slater as Kara’s foster mother that sees the introduction of Brit Morgan as a new supervillain.
officia lepisode description read:
KARA IS PULLED IN OPPOSITE DIRECTIONS WHEN SHE BABYSITS CAT’S SON WHILE TRYING TO STOP A SERIES OF BOMBINGS, ON “SUPERGIRL,” MONDAY, NOV. 16″How Does She Do It?” – Kara’s two identities are stretched thin when Supergirl must protect National City from a series of bombings and Kara is tasked with babysitting Cat’s son, Carter. Also, James is conflicted when his ex-girlfriend Lucy Lane seeks to rekindle their relationship, on SUPERGIRL, Monday, Nov. 16 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Levi Miller guest stars as Carter Grant, Cat’s son, and Jenna Dewan-Tatum guest stars as Lucy Lane.
“Limewire,” which replaces what was to be the fourth episode of the season, has the following description:
KARA’S THANKSGIVING MAY BE RUINED WHEN HER FOSTER MOTHER COMES FOR A TENSE VISIT AND A VOLATILE CATCO EMPLOYEE IS TRANSFORMED INTO THE VILLAINOUS LIVEWIRE, ON “SUPERGIRL,” MONDAY, NOV. 16“Livewire” – Kara’s Thanksgiving may be ruined when she suspects her foster mother, Dr. Danvers (Helen Slater), who is coming to town, disapproves of her new role as a superhero. Also, when an accident transforms a volatile CatCo employee into the villainous Livewire, she targets Cat and Supergirl, on SUPERGIRL, Monday, Nov. 16 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Brit Morgan guest stars as Leslie Willis/Livewire and Helen Slater guest stars as Dr. Eliza Danvers, Kara’s foster mother.