James Olsen Archives

'Supergirl' Season 4, Episode 16 "The House of L": Too Rushed, "Comp-Lex" for Own Good [SPOILER REVIEW]
Ben Bray directed the episode with story by Gabriel Llanas and teleplay by Katie Rose Rogers & Brooke Pohl. CW's Supergirl stars Melissa Benoist as Kara Danvers/Supergirl, Chyler Leigh as Alex Danvers, Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen/Guardian, David Harewood as Hank Henshaw/J'onn J'onzz, Katie McGrath as Lena Luthor, Jesse Rath as Brainiac-5, Sam Witwer as Ben Lockwood/Agent Liberty, Nicole Maines as Nia Nal/Dreamer, and April Parker Jones as Colonel Lauren Haley. Greg Berlanti, Jessica Queller, Robert Rovner,[...]
'Supergirl' Season 7, Episode 15 "O Brother, Where Art Thou?": Return of the Lex! Oh My God! [PREVIEW]
All Rights Reserved. Supergirl — "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" — Image Number: SPG415a_0425b.jpg — Pictured (L-R): Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen/Guardian and Melissa Benoist as Kara/Supergirl — Photo: Sergei Bachlakov/The CW — © 2019 The CW Network, LLC All Rights Reserved. Supergirl — "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" — Image Number: SPG415a_0390b.jpg — Pictured (L-R): David[...]
5 Things We Want to See in Supergirl Season 4
Let's move on to Supergirl season 4. Give him something to guard With James Olsen becoming Guardian, we had a season where he went out and patrolled the streets some with Winn in his ear, but he always went up against street thugs It's time for him to get a real villain — someone with a name and[...]
Supergirl Season 3: Inside the Episode 'The Fanatical'
The follower, Tanya (Nesta Cooper), bring the book to James Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) so he can get it to Supergirl. Later we see him in a situation with Tanya as Guardian where he loses his helmet and the police come in, assuming he's the bad person in the scene because he's black This hits on the[...]
Supergirl Season 3: Inside the Episode 'Trinity'
It also puts James Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) in an awkward position as Kara goes to him in hopes he can find out if Lena is really out of Kryptonite or if she's lying James really care for Lena, but he also was the one who didn't trust her in the past because she was a[...]
Supergirl Season 3: New Synopsis Suggests Guardian-Focused Episode
I think James Olsen is a good character on the show and I like what Brooks does with the role, but he just doesn't seem to get the screen time that you'd think he would once the made him a vigilante They could really have played up the similarities to Batman / Superman, but instead[...]
B story is Lena Luthor buying CatCo and showing up expecting to run the place and butting heads with James Olsen, who currently runs the place There is drama between Lena and James as she keep stepping on his toes and there's drama between Lena and Kara as she keeps running off to be Supergirl[...]
But Lena and Kara (Melissa Benoist) get along great so there shouldn't be any problems… except that the company is currently run by James Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) who has a long history with another Luthor and isn't quick to trust anyone with that surname. How will James and Lena handle working together? They'll be butting heads[...]
James Olsen Must Find His Path
This article contains spoilers for the Supergirl episode – City of Lost Children . . . . . Tonight's episode focused a lot on James Olsen / Guardian and just what his putting on the armor has come to mean He jumps in to save a woman who was being attacked And though he took out the attackers, she was scared[...]
Does Guardian Inspire Fear On Supergirl?
All through the first season and into the second, James Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) has been a major character on Supergirl, but even with his alter ego Guardian, the character has been out of the main storylines for a while But tonight, Olsen realizes that unlike Supergirl, Guardian inspires fear in people — and that's not[...]
Executive producers Jessica Queller and Robert Rovner talk about the return of Metallo from the second episode of season 2 and the relationship between the Luthors and Kara and the relationship between the Luthors and James Olsen. Supergirl airs Mondays at 8 PM on the CW. https://youtu.be/KNMReAM-osI The CW has released a look inside tonight's episode of[...]
Winn Wants James To Tell Kara He's The Guardian
There is a new clip for this weeks Supergirl courtesy of TVLine and we see that Winn Schott (Jeremy Jordan) is exhausted and pleading for James Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) to tell Kara that he's Guardian In the clip we also learn that Winn has been tasked by Kara (Melissa Benoist) to create a suit for[...]
Thanksgiving Interrupted On Supergirl
On Monday, the 4-series Invasion crossover event kicks off with Supergirl and it looks like Thanksgiving dinner is pretty tense with lots of folks wanting
How Long Will Guardian Keep His Secret From Supergirl?
Not bad since James Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) had only donned the armor once so far But the real question becomes how soon will Kara (Melissa Benoist) learn whose really under the helmet? She already used her X-ray vision on him… which is kind of an invasion of privacy and questionable for his health I would[...]
First Look At James Olsen As The Guardian
We've got our first look at James Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) in his Guardian armor He has the shield and a helmet, but the color scheme is very different than the version from the comics I'm curious the story behind the armor Seems like something more than Olsen could have put together in his apartment. Supergirl airs[...]
Supergirl's James Olsen Will Get Off The Sidelines And Become The Guardian
While talking with multiple media outlets today, Supergirl executive producer Andrew Kreisberg announced that the character of James Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) is going to get tired of being on the sidelines and take on the mantle of The Guardian. In the comics, the Guardian has been multiple people, starting with Jim Harper and created by Joe[...]