Supergirl star Melissa Benoist has promised a “great ending” for her character when the show wraps-up.

The CW series is due to come to a conclusion with season 6 – which begins this week – and the Kara Danvers actress has revealed in a new interview that she had one particular request for her character’s ending.

“They pitched it to me because they wanted to know if I had any input as to where I wanted to see Kara ending up at the end of the series,” she explained to Entertainment Weekly.

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“I had one request, and it wasn’t even something they were thinking about doing. And they pitched me the end, and it’s really lovely. It’s a great ending. I feel fantastic about it.”

Benoist also opened up about the show itself coming to an end, admitting it was the right time to call it a day.

“Yeah, I think we all kind of came to this conclusion,” she added. “We’re so proud of everything we’ve been able to accomplish in the last five, almost six years.

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“It’s been such a journey: changing networks, changing cities we shot in, and changing the nights we’ve aired.

“We’ve gone through so much on this show, and I think creatively we were all able to step back and say that we’re really proud of everything we’ve done and it felt like the right time.

Meanwhile, Supergirl co-showrunner Jessica Queller has promised an “emotional” series finale for the show.

Supergirl season 6 premieres today (March 30) on The CW in the US. Sky One and NOW air the show in the UK.

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