Mehcad Brooks Archives

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[...]
Supergirl And Guardian Are Dueling Heroes On The Printed Page
In talking with TVline, actor Mehcad Brooks mentioned a little rivalry between Kara (Melissa Benoist) and James over coverage of their alter egos: I'm writing my article on how amazing the Guardian is and how he stopped the crime, and Kara's writing her article about Supergirl We're having a secret war It's just a little funny[...]
Guardian Takes To The Streets In New Clip From Supergirl
Tonight's episode of Supergirl focuses on vigilantes or rather one in particular as Guardian (Mehcad Brooks) spends more time out on the streets, the reaction to him is mixed Here we get to see him in action taking down a criminal that seem swell versed in the law. Supergirl airs Mondays at 8 PM on the[...]
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[...]
When High-Tech Guns Get Into The Wrong Hands
The second story is about Jimmy Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) want to get into the hero game. Supergirl airs Mondays at 8 PM on the CW. https://youtu.be/rIHKWCt2RI8 Executive producer Ali Adler talks about tonight's Supergirl episode, Crossfire There are two main stories going on First is a group of criminals getting their hands on high-tech CADMUS tech and[...]
The First Step From Jimmy Olsen To The Guardian
We know that Jimmy Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) prefers to be called James in the new Supergirl series… and we also know that soon he'll take on a whole new name, Guardian But here we get to see the first steps in the line where he goes from being sidekick to hero as he tries… and[...]
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[...]
Brooks, Leigh And Harewood On Supergirl Season 2
The show is bringing in a few interesting new characters like Tyler Hoechlin as Clark Kent / Superman, Chris Wood as Mon-El, Floriana Lima as Maggie Sawyer and Ian Gomez as Snapper Carr. Here are interviews with returning cast members Mehcad Brooks, Chyler Leigh and David Harewood. Supergirl airs Mondays at 8 PM on the CW. https://youtu.be/K62ANXsBMVY https://youtu.be/aFU658CHyIA https://youtu.be/_GGT8AipRCs   [...]
For People Who Can't Find Their Name On A Keychain
Supergirl actor Mehcad Brooks filmed this public service announcement to talk about an affliction he has dealt with his whole life… living with an abnormal name Not "Abby Normal" like in Young Frankenstein, just names you aren't likely to find on a keychain at a souvenir shop. Brooks plays Jimmy… sorry… James Olsen on Supergirl which[...]
Mehcad Brooks Recording ADR For Supergirl
You see a scene like in last weeks Supergirl where James Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) pushes Kara Danvers (Melissa Benoist) out of the way of a car as it hits a fire hydrant He then turns and asks her if she is okay Between the sounds of the accident, water spewing everywhere the odds of the[...]
Supergirl Superlatives
The cast of Supergirl including Melissa Benoist, Jeremy Jordan, Mehcad Brooks, Chyler Leigh, David Harewood and Calista Flockhart answer questions like "Which cast member is most likely too…" These kind of videos are often just fluffy and fun but this also shows how close this cast has come together in a very short time. Supergirl airs[...]
7 Sneak Peek At The Supergirl Pilot
The new series from Executive Producer Greg Berlanti (Arrow, The Flash, Mysteries of Laura) features Melissa Benoist as Kara Zor-El and Mehcad Brooks as a grown up James Olsen. Supergirl premiers at 8:30 PM October 26th following a new episode of the Big Bang Theory. [youtube]https://youtu.be/McpUKC6jAwE[/youtube] [youtube]https://youtu.be/71qPW3OABA8[/youtube] [youtube]https://youtu.be/LmRcTsZ-02k[/youtube] [youtube]https://youtu.be/Wo4tdaFY-VU[/youtube] [youtube]https://youtu.be/GFht2SloaVM[/youtube] [youtube]https://youtu.be/SKWV0gDLlco[/youtube] [youtube]https://youtu.be/KCcy5aybYqw[/youtube] [...]
Behind The Scenes Of The Supergirl Pilot
Included in the video are Berlanti, Melissa Benoist, Mehcad Brooks, Calista Flockhart, Chyler Leigh and Jeremy Jordan. Supergirl premieres at 8:30 PM on October 26th. [youtube]https://youtu.be/DkKa-x8lteA[/youtube] We are just days away from the premiere of Supergirl, the new CBS series by Greg Berlanti His track record of bringing DC heroes to the screen is unmatched (Arrow, The[...]