Legends of Tomorrow’s newest enemy is a little something extra … terrestrial. In this exclusive season six promo, the Waverider crew is on a mission to save Captain Sara Lancewho was kidnapped by ETs at the end of the season finale in June last year. (Don’t blink while you watch or you may miss another potential prisoner.)
“Aliens have gathered throughout history,” explains Nate, just before such a creature lands on the ship’s windshield.
The teaser also offers a first look at new team member Esperanza “Spooner” Cruz (played by Lisseth Chavez, Chicago PD). With Sara in the clutches of otherworldly beings, the legends “Texan” recruit Spooner, who was kidnapped by aliens as a child and has powers that help the team defeat their intergalactic enemies. Either that or she’s just crazy, ”reads The CW’s official description.
As previously reported, the Waverider roster will look different again in the coming season: Shayan Sobhian (aka Zari’s younger brother Behrad) and Adam Tsekhman (Time Bureau Wonk Gary) have been promoted to series regulars, while Maisie Richardson sellers are most of them recently portrayed Charlie, won’t be back. Additionally, TVLine has confirmed that Olivia Swann (Astra) will be returning to the show for a full day. Arrowverse veterinarian David Ramsey will also play a mysterious role. Nic Bishop (Body of Proof) gets into a riff about Dr. Strangelove be a guest. and Raffi Barsoumian (The Vampire Diaries) will return as a sadistic genius.
Legends of Tomorrow Season 6 premieres Sunday May 2nd at 8 / 7c on The CW. Hit PLAY below to view the promo, then hit the comments for your thoughts on the lovably wacky action!