Melissa Benoist has scored the coveted role of object of nerdy leering. The Whiplash and Glee star has reportedly signed on to star in Supergirl, the previously reported CBS series about the famous superhero who arrived when the planet Krypton's explosion let loose the idea, "What about Superman again, but a girl?" Here's Benoist jumping around in a superhero costume for an episode of Glee:
Like that, then. But probably with less singing.