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The Best Characters On 'Supergirl'  

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The best Supergirl characters include both heroes and villains. Some, like Martian Manhunter, are easily recognizable, while other characters you may not know as well. Based on the popular DC series, Supergirl features an awesome roster of cool characters with tons of Arrow-verse appearances and crossovers.

After being sent to Earth when she was 13, Kara Zor-El (AKA Kara Danvers, AKA Supergirl) has to learn to harness her powers while working to adapt to life on a new planet. With help from Jimmy Olsen (Guardian), Samantha Arias (Reign), and even Lena Luthor, Supergirl works to free the planet of would-be evildoers. Who’s your favorite character?

Vote up your favorite Supergirl characters to see who tops the list.

Maggie Sawyer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Characters On 'Supergirl'
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That little girl so desperate to win her father's love... you left her on the side of the road, and all these years I've been that little girl. Yearning for my papa to come back for me. Praying that one day, he would see me and love me for who I am. 

Played by: Floriana Lima

Occupation: Detective

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Alex Danvers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Characters On 'Supergirl'
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Alex Danvers

It is our job to take risks. We run into the line of fire. We face enemies that no one on this planet has the courage to.

Played by: Chyler Leigh

Occupation: Director of the D.E.O.

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Cat Grant is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Characters On 'Supergirl'
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Now see, the thing that makes women strong is that we have the guts to be vulnerable. We have the ability to feel the depths of our emotion and we know that we will walk through it to the other side.

Played by: Calista Flockhart

Occupation: White House Press Secretary

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Winslow "Winn" Schott Jr.

You know, my father and I were inseparable. Like, we looked the same, we talked the same. We were good at the same things. And now he says we're linked. Like, what if he's right?

Played by: Jeremy Jordan

Occupation: Technician at the D.E.O.

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