CBS Orders Full Season of ‘Supergirl’

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Although not your traditional 22 episode full season, CBS has ordered seven additional installments of “,” giving the freshman a full season consisting of 20 episodes.

Currently averaging 11.2 million viewers, a 2.8/8 in Adults 18-49 and 3.5/9 in Adults 25-54, “Supergirl” follows (), cousin of the infamous (aka: ), as she embraces her powers and becomes the superhero she was always destined to be. Of course, like her cousin, she keeps her identity secret and retains a normal life as the assistant to media mogul, Cat Grant ().

In addition to “Supergirl,” CBS notes it has ordered full seasons of all four of its new fall series – “Supergirl,” “,” “” and “.”

“Supergirl” airs Mondays at 8:00 PM ET/7:00 PM CT on CBS.