Birthdate 1944 (age 35 at death)
Family Seyg-El (father, deceased)
Occupation Scientist
  • Soldier (formerly)
Species Kryptonian

Status Deceased
Cause of death Immolation/Disintegration
Killed by Destruction of Old Krypton
Played by Tyler Hoechlin
First seen Pilot (Supergirl)
Last seen Worldkiller, Part 1
Jor-El (died 1979) was the most respected scientist on Old Krypton at the time of its destruction. As the patriarch of House El, he was the Science Guild's representative on the Council and the husband of Lara Lor-Van.

Early LifeEdit

As revealed in Zod,

As revealed in The House of Zod,

Supergirl Season 2Edit

In Zod, Dru-Zod tells Kara Danvers the story of his falling-out with her uncle.

Supergirl Season 3Edit

In Lines, Brainiac infiltrates the Fortress of Solitude and tricks the Jor-El hologram into divulging information about the Worldkillers.

In No Longer The Last,

In Kandor,

In City On Fire,

Supergirl Season 5Edit

In El/Zod,

In The House of El,

In The Last Daughter of Krypton,

Supergirl Season 6Edit

In Get Your Soul Back,

In The Grey,

Supergirl Season 9Edit

In Worldkiller, Part 1,




  • 13/180 (Supergirl)

(Supergirl S2) (1/22)

  • Zod (flashbacks)

(Supergirl S3) (5/24)

(Supergirl S5) (3/18)

(Supergirl S6) (2/20)

(Supergirl S9) (1/20)

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