Silver Banshee is entrance to Supergirl.
The beginner superhero play has tapped Chasing Life star Italia Ricci to recover as a famous DC Comics villain, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.
Ricci will make her entrance in partial 14 as Siobhan Smythe, Cat Grant’s new sinecure who primarily becomes a work nemesis for Kara (Melissa Benoist). However, she after proves a some-more lethal enemy for Supergirl when she takes on a mantle of Silver Banshee.
This is Ricci’s initial small-screen gig given her ABC Family play was canceled in Oct after dual seasons. Ricci’s fiance, Robbie Amell, is also a partial of a DC Comics universe, personification Firestorm on a initial deteriorate of The Flash. The Flash also hails from Supergirl exec producers Greg Berlanti and Andrew Kreisberg.
“We are so vehement to be operative with Italia,” Kreisberg pronounced in a statement. “We’ve been a fan of her work for years and we can't wait to see her take on this iconic comic book role.”
Silver Banshee isn’t a usually famed DC Comics impression headed to Supergirl. Peter Facinelli was expel as tech noble Maxwell Lord, Revenge grad Henry Czerny will play a Toyman and Prison Break alum Chris Vance will execute Non. The uncover is also set to deliver a teenage Clark Kent after this season.
Supergirl, that was recently picked adult for seven some-more episodes, front Mondays during 8 p.m. on CBS.
Ricci is repped by ICM, Protégé Entertainment and Felker, Toczek.