Deadline is exclusively reporting that Emmanuelle Chriqui is the latest name to join the cast of the upcoming CW-DC drama series Superman And Lois.
The series will follow the world’s most famous superhero and comic’s most famous journalist as they deal with all the stress, pressures and complexities that come with being working parents in today’s society.
Emmanuelle Chriqui (whose credits include Entourage and The Passage) will be playing the role of Lana Lang-Cushing, the loan officer at Smallville Bank who stayed in Smallville when others left for something bigger and brighter. Lana re-establishes her friendship with her old friend, Clark Kent, during one of the most difficult periods in her life.
Todd Helbing, who was showrunner on The Flash for a few seasons, is writing the project as well as executive producing alongside Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter and Geoff Johns. Berlanti Productions will produce in association with Warner Bros. Television.