Supergirl - Season 1, Episode 5 - Rotten Tomatoes

How Does She Do It?




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Episode Info

Kara is pulled in two directions when babysitting Cat's son, at the same time, National City is hit by a series of bombings. Meanwhile, James feels conflicted when his ex-girlfriend Lucy Lane tries to rekindle their relationship.


Melissa Benoist
as Kara Danvers/Supergirl
Chyler Leigh
as Alex Danvers
Mehcad Brooks
as James Olsen
David Harewood
as Hank Henshaw
Jeremy Jordan
as Winslow "Winn" Schott
Malina Weissman
as Young Kara
Helen Slater
as Dr. Eliza Danvers
Briana Venskus
as Agent Vasquez
Peter Facinelli
as Maxwell Lord
Dean Cain
as Dr. Jeremiah Danvers
Rich Ceraulo
as Agent Hartmann
Jordan Mazarati
as Young Alex
Levi Miller
as Carter Grant
Jay Jackson
as Male Newscaster
Tristin Mays
as Paulina
Michael Mealor
as Fratty Dude
Kevin Covais
as High School Kid
Stephanie Czajkowski
as Security Guard
Tom Waite
as Pilot
Stephanie Czajkowski
as Security Guard
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Critic reviews for How Does She Do It?

Supergirl got more than an boring punching bag with her first inspired villain, but family drama and the treading water DEO storyline keep this episode from really soaring.

November 17, 2015 | Rating: 7/10 | Full Review…

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