Superman has been cast for the second season of Supergirl.
Hoechlin has previously appeared in the reboot series of Teen Wolf and Everybody Wants Some!, and will be seen in his latest role in the first two episodes of the superhero series.
Executive Producer Andrew Kreisberg said of the casting;
“Greg [Berlanti] and I have wanted to work with Tyler for ages, so this worked out perfectly because Tyler is Superman. We are so thrilled and humbled to add another amazing actor to the legacy of this iconic character.”
Season two of Supergirl will premiere later this year.