It's caused him to really just attack his manhood and really try and be the caretaker for people, especially Kara. His dad is a hero in his own right, and James has some big shoes to fill. Once you think you've seen it all, you see something new, right?
In terms of the danger, are there things coming that he's not even prepared for given his history? He's definitely seen a lot being by Superman's side, but one thing he never saw for sure was the sensitivity coming from a superhero.
Brooks: We're going to get into the history of his family... Who's to say that he would not look like me, or you, or my friend over here?
We're definitely taking a character I think that's been underdeveloped, and developing him a lot more. I think we're righting some of the inequities of the past. Brooks: James, like many successful men, has some daddy issues.
Bro code or no bro code, James may not be that focused on Kara since his ex, Lucy Lane (guest star Jenna Dewan-Tatum) just arrived in National City. Mechad Brooks: Lucy Lane complicates things for James because they were in love. He's moved on with his life and he's trying to find himself as a man in every way.
And it sounds like she wants to rip the bandage off of their nasty breakup. Check out what else Brooks has to say about James' love life, his backstory and more: James' ex Lucy shows up. And obviously there's an attraction between James and Kara, so Lucy kind of throws the whole monkey wrench in there for a second. Brooks: Yeah, you're heartbroken, you gotta resist, baby!
If you think about what Superman could do to you if you break that bro code, I'm not crossing that line right now 'cause if James dates Kara, it has to be real.": Why the hell does Kara wear glasses? So now she's traveled cross-country to sort of stake her claim in some ways, and that's a difficult thing for James because he just got over her.
I have to be strong and independent for my kids, and I can’t go through that again.” Because of her highly-publicized split from her first husband, Eddie Cibrian, who infamously cheated on her with Le Ann Rimes, whom he later married, Glanville has serious issues when it comes to dating.
She may even be attracting cheaters because of her past.
"We realized that the best scenes between [Kara and James] were just the nice, sweet scenes where they were being friends.": Kara and James were put out of our misery According to Kreisberg, not even a new crop of writers could make the struggling romance work between Kara and James, and rather than have their relationship end offscreen prior to the start of the season — especially after making such a big deal about it in the first season — the writers chose to write it into the existing story.
"The theme of last year was how does Kara become Supergirl?