Jon Cryer Cast As Lex Luthor In Supergirl Season 4

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Jon Cryer is the latest addition to the arrowverse show Supergirl.

TVline has confirmed that Jon Cryer will recur as Lex Luthor on Supergirl season 4.

“We are enormous fans of Jon Cryer, and he was instantly our dream actor to play the iconic role of Lex Luthor,” executive producers Robert Rovner and Jessica Queller said in a statement. “Jon is a super-talent, and the fact that he played Lenny Luthor in Superman IV brings an added layer of legacy to his casting. We’re beyond thrilled to welcome Jon to the Supergirl family.”


Cryer is best known for portraying Alan Harper on the long-running CBS comedy Two and a Half Men, where he starred opposite Charlie Sheen, Angus T. Jones, Conchata Ferrell, and later, Ashton Kutcher. He was the only cast member to appear in all 262 episodes. Additionally, Cryer also has a brief history with DC Comics, having played Lenny Luthor in 1987’s Superman IV: The Quest for Peace and more recently, voicing Felix Faust on Justice League Action.