Mehcad Brooks Joins 'Supergirl' As Jimmy Olsen

Mehcad Brooks Joins 'Supergirl' As Jimmy Olsen

Everyone meet the new Jimmy Olsen — Mehcad Brooks!

The 34-year-old Necessary Roughness actor has been cast alongside Melissa Benoist as Jimmy Olsen in the upcoming Supergirl series, THR reports.

In the new series, Jimmy is a photographer at CatCo., ?where Kara (Beniost) works. He’s the ?salt of the earth and this only makes Kara crush on him even more. The character has recently been living and working in National City though the reason is still a secret. As Kara emerges as Supergirl they grow closer.

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