“The Flash” Star Sasha Calle Talks Supergirl’s Future

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By Iron Man

The debut of Sasha Calle as Kara Zor-El, aka Supergirl, in DC’s latest superhero film, “The Flash,” has been a dream come true for the Boston native. Despite the movie’s delayed release due to production challenges and the pandemic, Calle expressed her excitement about finally seeing the film on the big screen. In an exclusive interview, she shared her thoughts on the multiverse concept, her unique portrayal of Supergirl, and her hopes for future storylines.

Embracing the Multiverse and Dynamic Characters

In “The Flash,” Ezra Miller takes on the role of Barry Allen, but the multiverse twist allows Miller to portray two different versions of the character. Calle praised the filmmakers for their seamless execution, describing the dynamics between the two Barry Allens as fun and complimentary. She believes audiences will be captivated by Barry Allen’s story in the film, as it explores various timelines and dimensions.

A Darker and Powerful Supergirl

Sasha Calle as Supergirl in The Flash

Calle’s portrayal of Supergirl introduces a fresh take on the character. With her entry into the film marked by a darker tone, Calle hinted at a different Supergirl than fans have seen before. She described the character as having an androgynous quality and emphasized her immense power. This unique interpretation adds depth and intrigue to Supergirl’s role in “The Flash.”

Reuniting with DC Heavyweights

Sasha Calle

“The Flash” also features the return of iconic DC characters, such as Michael Keaton reprising his role as Batman. Calle expressed her thrill at witnessing Keaton’s portrayal, reminiscing about watching the Tim Burton Batman movies with her brother. The opportunity to see Keaton’s Batman on the big screen was a nostalgic and incredible experience for her.

Approval from Henry Cavill and Gal Gadot

As part of the DC family, Calle had the opportunity to meet Henry Cavill, who portrayed Superman in recent films. Cavill’s approval meant a lot to Calle, and she was excited to receive positive feedback from her onscreen cousin. Additionally, Calle expressed her admiration for Gal Gadot, who inspired her with her portrayal of Wonder Woman. Meeting Gadot was a fangirl moment for Calle, and she expressed her gratitude for Gadot’s support and encouragement.

Future Aspirations for Supergirl

Sasha Calle as Supergirl in The Flash

When asked about her interest in continuing to portray Supergirl in future projects, Calle’s response was an enthusiastic “absolutely.” She expressed her deep love for the character and her desire to explore Supergirl’s story further. Calle mentioned her fascination with both the Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow storyline, which involves outer space adventures, and the exploration of Kara Zor-El’s life on Earth in everyday situations. She believes that delving into Kara’s personal journey and human identity would offer compelling storylines for fans to enjoy.

Sasha Calle’s debut as Supergirl in “The Flash” marks an exciting new chapter in her career. Her fresh take on the character, combined with the multiverse concept and interactions with iconic DC heroes, promises an engaging and dynamic cinematic experience. Calle’s enthusiasm for future storylines and her desire to explore Supergirl’s human side show her dedication to the character and her commitment to bringing depth and authenticity to the role. As fans continue to enjoy “The Flash,” they can anticipate even greater adventures and character development for Supergirl in future projects.