During the new CW season, all four of the DC Comics shows will crossover in a massive story event. Will it concern Flashpoint? Will it be a world shattering event that will necessitate a character making the (whisper) ultimate sacrifice? Stephen Amell, who plays Green Arrow, shared a behind the scenes photo that may be the best teaser for the coming season of shows.
I read with interest that CW Seed is going to have the first TV show, albeit an animated one, that features a gay lead hero, The Ray. They’ve had quite a bit of success with Vixen, an African-American female hero, so I’m happy to see them moving in this direction as well.
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Good news everyone! The CW has renewed a number of its comic book properties, including DC’s Legends of Tomorrow for next year!
Stephen Amell has announced to the world that when Legends of Tomorrow makes a jump to 2046 in their upcoming sixth episode he will appear with a goatee and only one arm – a look that comic readers will recognize from The Dark Knight Returns. In addition to that, Amell has announced that Connor Hawke (the second Green Arrow and Oliver Queen’s son), will also join Legends in that same episode. https://www.facebook.com/stephenamell/videos/989743924444208/ Fans of the television show Arrow have been speculating about Queen’s facial hair status and his famous son since the show’s first season and Legends of Tomorrow seems like the perfect place to introduce both
Just in time for the American presidential election to kick into high gear, Arrow Executive Producer Marc Guggenheim has unveiled the official Oliver Queen for Mayor poster that will accompany the CW series 2016 mid-season premier. The mayoral race is a storyline that fans of the classic Van Dyke-bearded Oliver Queen have been looking forward to since Arrow started. While Oliver’s staffers don’t have OliverQueenforMayor.com up and running just yet and we hope it is up and running complete with graphics and slogans soon! Arrow returns to the CW on Tuesday, January 28th at 8/7c. Via CBR
In the world of celebrity animal Manny the French is definitely up there, with more than 21,000 on twitter alone, and his latest video features Manny moonlight as the Arrow of Star City. The amazing @amellywood and @EmilyBett inspired this video. It would be a dream if they see this and RT! #Arrow pic.twitter.com/nbY25FTbsL — Manny The Frenchie (@FrenchieManny) January 11, 2016 While the tribute is definitely goofy and fun, it is sure to delight Arrow fans all over. Arrow returns to the CW on January 20th at 7/8pm.