Julie Gonzalo and Staz Nair have joined the cast of “Supergirl” for its upcoming fifth season. Gonzalo will portray iconic DC character Andrea Rojas aka Acrata, a polished businesswoman and heir to a Central American tech empire who makes a hostile advance into the world of media — but of course she also holds a mysterious secret. Nair will play a hardened, cynical reporter named William Dey, who looks down on Kara’s (Melissa Benoist) idealism on the surface but has criminal underworld ties that will take the story in darker, deeper directions. Both actors will make their debuts during the fifth season premiere Sunday, Oct. 6 on the CW.
Sendhil Ramamurthy has joined the sixth season of “The Flash” in the recurring role of DC Comics villain Dr.