Supergirl: “Fallout” (4.02) Episode Synopsis

You can see Rhona Mitra in her role as Mercy Graves in the 2nd episode of Supergirl season 4, titled “Fallout”. The synopsis for the episode reads:

“CHAOS IN NATIONAL CITY — A shocking revelation causes chaos in National City. Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) sets out to capture Mercy Graves (guest star Rhona Mitra), while Alex (Chyler Leigh) takes control at the DEO. Back at CatCo, Kara decides to write an investigative story on Mercy and asks Lena (Katie McGrath) if she can interview her as Mercy has ties to the Luthors. Meanwhile, Brainy (Jesse Rath) meets Nia (Nicole Maines) and the two end up in a precarious situation.”

Harry Jierjian directed the episode with story by Dana Horgan and teleplay by Maria Maggenti & Daniel Beaty.

Supergirl: First Look at Rhona as Mercy Graves

Here is the first look promo image of Rhona Mitra as Lex Luthor’s former bodyguard, Mercy Graves. She will be a recurring threat on the new episodes this season.

Another Picture of Rhona Mitra as Mercy Graves. Credit: The CW

Who is Mercy Graves?

Mercy Graves (Mitra) is an ex-CADMUS agent who has always believed in human exceptionalism. But with both Lex and Lillian in prison, Mercy is stepping out of the Luthor shadow and running her own show. With her biting wit and lethal brawn, Mercy steadily becomes a key figure in National City’s growing “human-first” movement.

Supergirl: Rhona Mitra Joins The Cast as Mercy Graves

Rhona Mitra will be playing a recurring role on the CW’s series Supergirl as Mercy Graves, Lex Luthor’s longtime bodyguard.

Who is Mercy Graves?

Mercy Graves (Mitra) is an ex-CADMUS agent who has always believed in human exceptionalism. But with both Lex and Lillian in prison, Mercy is stepping out of the Luthor shadow and running her own show. With her biting wit and lethal brawn, Mercy steadily becomes a key figure in National City’s growing “human-first” movement.

First Appeared & Ethnicity

The character of Marcy Graves first appeared in Superman: The Animated Series where it was voiced by Lisa Edelstein. Originally conceived as Caucasian on TV and in comics, Mercy has been voiced by White, Black and Asian actresses over the years. Most recently, the character was reintroduced as Asian in New 52 comics in 2011 and was played by Tao Okamoto in the 2016 Batman v Superman movie. Rhona herself is of mixed heritage, Indian and Irish.

Rhona’s Reps

Mitra most recently starred as Dr. Rachel Scott on TNT’s military drama The Last Ship and recurred on Season 4 of FX’s The Strain. She is repped by Untitled and Greene & Associates and SOWD.

The Last Ship: Complete 2nd Season Set Coming In May

TNT and Warner Home Video releasing the Complete 2nd Season of “The Last Ship” this May 3rd.

The season 2 summary:

As the second season opens, Captain Chandler (series star ERIC DANE), XO Slattery (series star ADAM BALDWIN) and the rest of the crew are working to disseminate the cure that paleomicrobiologist Dr. Rachel Scott (series star RHONA MITRA) developed at the end of season one. As soon as they arrive back on U.S. soil, however, they are met with opposition in the form of a new world order under the leadership of Amy Granderson (guest star ALFRE WOODARD). To make matters worse, they also face a dangerous new enemy bent on taking over the world.

The Pricing:

The Last Ship – The Complete 2nd Season, coming to DVD ($39.98 SRP) and Blu-ray Disc ($49.99 SRP.)

The Bonus Features:

  • Season 1 Recap
  • Inside the Episodes
  • Exclusive Look at Season 2
  • The Making of Season 2
  • Featurette
  • UltraViolet Digital Copies (with Blu-ray only)

The Blu-Ray & DVD Covers (front & Back):