Azie Tesfai as Guardian. Photo by Justina Mintz / The CW

Supergirl’s Azie Tesfai suits up as guardian

If "Supergirl" has taught us anything, it’s that sometimes super heroics run in the family.

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Today, The CW shared our first image of Azie Tesfai as National City’s newest Guardian. Tesfai plays Kelly Olsen on the show, and Guardian, of course, was a mantle first taken up by her brother, James. And it turns out Tesfai looks every bit the hero as her super-minded sibling.

Tesfai will make her Guardian debut in this season’s 12th episode, which is entitled “Blind Spots” and will air on September 21, 2021. Along with playing a prominent role in the episode, Tesfai also co-wrote it along with co-producer J. Holtham, and will be taking on themes of racial inequality within it.

The episode was directed by someone who will be greatly familiar to “Arrow” fans — David Ramsey, who will also make an appearance as John Diggle.

“Supergirl’s” mid-season finale airs next Tuesday, May 11, before the series goes on hiatus for a few months, returning later this summer on Aug. 24 for what will be the series’ final run of episodes.

Azie Tesfai as Guardian. Photo by Justina Mintz/The CW

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