News

Grant Gustin Cast as The Flash in Arrow!

September 13, 2013


The news came just after Comic-Con this year that The CW was considering developing a spinoff to their hit series "Arrow," focusing on another DC character, the Flash. Today it appears that they've found their leading man in Grant Gustin. Best known for guest starring in a few episodes of "Glee," Gustin will take on the role of Barry Allen in the series.

"Iím unbelievably excited," Gustin told The Hollywood Reporter. "Iíve been a lifelong fan of DC Comics, so I canít be more honored and canít wait to get started."

Gustin will appear as the character in the upcoming eighth, ninth, and 20th episodes of the new season of "Arrow," the last of which will serve as a potential backdoor pilot for his own series. The character will begin his appearances simply as a forensic scientist and will later gain his superspeed powers. Production on Gustin's debut episode is set to begin at the end of the month in Vancouver.

"Arrow" season 2 premieres on Wednesday, October 9th at 8 p.m. ET/PT.

(Photo credit: WENN.com)


| 0 comments | Add a comment

From Around the Web

comments powered by Disqus
Latest Headlines:

CS Video: Tom Hardy's Performance Drives Steven Knight's Locke
Sacha Baron Cohen's Grimsby Finds a Brother in Mark Strong
Zombieland Pair to Script Watch Dogs Film
The Killing: The Final Season to Hit Netflix August 1
The Extended Trailer for Michael Bay's The Last Ship
Check Out the First Image From Jem and the Holograms!
Friday the 13th Franchise Plans New Television Series
Marvel Confirms Avengers: Age of Ultron to Open Internationally April 24, 2015
Amanda Seyfried Boards Joe Wright's Pan
Disney Teases Their Latest Animated Short, Feast
The New Trailer for Let's Be Cops
Tom Cruise is Ready for War in a New Edge of Tomorrow Banner
Check Out the Poster for Girl Meets World
First Photo From the Set of Warcraft!
The Trailer for Lionsgate's Jessabelle
Watch the Trailer for Legendary and Universal's As Above, So Below
Watch an Exclusive Clip From Decoding Annie Parker
Interview: Talking With the Cast of The Quiet Ones

Follow ComingSoon.net on Twitter
MOST ACTIVE
From our partners