According to TVLine, the now-CW drama has cast sci-fi staple Dichen Lachman (The 100, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Dollhouse) to join Season 2 as the gamblin’ supervillain, who, according to ComicBook.com, runs an underground alien fight club in National City and is eager to get Supergirl in the ring. She will appear in one episode, this season’s fourth.
Lachman joins a long list of special guest stars set to grace Supergirl Season 2 as it transitions from CBS to The CW. Other key hires include Tyler Hoechlin as Superman; Cougar Town alum Ian Gomez as Kara’s new supervisor, Snapper Carr; Floriana Lima (The Family) as Science Crimes captain Maggie Sawyer; Containment‘s Chris Wood as Mon-El (aka the mystery pod’s passenger); and Frederick Schmidt as John Corben aka Metallo.
Supergirl Season 2 premieres Monday, Oct. 10 at 8/7c.