'Arrow' Season 3: 'Superman' Star Brandon Routh to Play DC's The Atom!

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 07, 2014 11:33 AM
The CW / Charley Gallay, Getty Images
The CW's 'Arrow' has gotten even less shy with incorporating major DC characters and memorable genre stars as guest actors in season 3, but bringing in Superman himself? Okay, so the man of steel isn't flying into Starling City any time soon, but 'Superman Returns' star Brandon Routh will at least pop up in a major recurring season 3 role as Ray Palmer, better known as DC superhero The Atom!

'Arrow' Season 3 Casts Peter Stormare as the New Count Vertigo?

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 03, 2014 11:33 AM
The CW / Kevin Winter, Getty Images
Among 'Arrow''s many adaptations of classic DC villains, few would argue that 'Salem' star Seth Gabel's Count Vertigo analogue "The Count" has proven the most off-target. The character had largely been dealt with by season 2, but it seems Vertigo will once again menace Starling City in season 3, this time courtesy of 'Fargo' and '22 Jump Street' star Peter Stormare!

'Arrow' Season 3 Adds Karl Yune as Oliver's Hong Kong Handler

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 02, 2014 06:33 PM
The CW / Dreamworks
Yesterday brought the news that 'Arrow' season 3 had recruited 'Sin City' sword-wielder Devon Aoki as DC comic character Katana, but the third year of Oliver Queen's heroic journey will have plenty more company as we approach Comic-Con 2014. Enter 'Real Steel' star Karl Yune, playing Oliver's Hong Kong handler and a DC character all his own when 'Arrow' season 3 takes aim this fall!

Comic-Con 2014: WB Sets 'Supernatural,' 'Big Bang Theory, DC Foursome Panels and More!

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 02, 2014 03:54 PM
The CW / CBS
Comic-Con 2014, here we come! Where earlier on Warner Bros' DC dramas gave us a heads up that they'd bundle together for a major Comic-Con panel on Saturday, including 'Arrow' season 3, 'Gotham,' 'The Flash' and 'Constantine,' the full slate of WB's involvement is far grander. Find out when you can catch panels for 'The Big Bang Theory,' 'Supernatural,' 'Childrens Hospital' and more!

'Arrow' Season 3 Adds 'Sin City' Star Devon Aoki as DC's Katana

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 01, 2014 05:44 PM
The CW / Dimension
A few weeks ago 'Arrow' season 3 gave us a sneak peek into the next leg of Oliver Queen's heroic journey in the form of four new (and suspiciously familiar) characters we'd meet. Now, the first major new addition of the season has arrived, as 'Sin City' star Devon Aoki joins 'Arrow' to carve Oliver into fighting form as the sword-slinging Tatsu Yamashiro, better known as DC's Katana!

Comic-Con 2014: WB Slots 'Arrow' Season 3,' 'Gotham,' 'Flash' and 'Constantine' for Saturday

by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 30, 2014 05:47 PM
Warner Bros.
Comic fans, the time is upon us once again. That's right, Comic-Con 2014 approaches, and this year Warner Bros. and DC have more than risen to the TV challenge, with not one, but four series to show off on Saturday! Find out what we'll see from 'Arrow' season 3, along with spinoff 'The Flash,' NBC's 'Constantine,' and FOX's hotly-anticipated 'Gotham' at the big San Diego show!

The CW Fall 2014 Premieres: 'Arrow,' 'Supernatural' and 'Flash' Set October Debuts

by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 25, 2014 02:15 PM
The CW
Of all The CW's upcoming fall 2014 premieres, we're most excited to return to the world of 'Arrow,' check out how 'The Flash' fits into it all, and catch up with the wily Winchester brothers of 'Supernatural.' Wait no longer to find out when each series races out of the gate, now that The CW released their full schedule of fall 2014 premieres!

Comic Strip: DC and Marvel Cast Their Aquaman and Kingpin

by Jacob Hall June 16, 2014 11:52 AM
The CW/DC/Marvel
ScreenCrush’s Comic Strip is a weekly roundup of the hottest superhero movie/TV news items. From Marvel to DC and points in between, if it pertains to costumed comic book heroes, we’re covering it here, bringing you our expert analysis. This week, DC finds an Aquaman, Marvel finds a Kingpin, and the Guardians of the Galaxy find their way onto a bunch of new posters.

'Arrow' Season 3 Spoilers: New Flashback Characters, Villains, and a Certain Blue Beetle?

by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 14, 2014 02:17 PM
The CW
The second season of The CW's 'Arrow' ended on a tremendously strong note with finale installment "Unthinkable," though we were left with a number of questions as to how season 3 would play out, with Olivers of either timeline in such vastly different circumstance. Now, we've learned of at least few new flashback characters, as well as a present-day villain and a new superhero character that sound suspiciously like a DC comics favorite!

CW's 'The Flash' Trailer: What Speedy Secrets Are Revealed in the First Footage?

by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 16, 2014 01:54 PM
The CW
Yesterday saw The CW speeding out its first full trailer for 'The Flash,' having spun off Grant Gustin's Barry Allen from 'Arrow' into his own DC series for the fall. The impressive five-minute trailer revealed plenty of comic goodness and lighting-quick heroics, but moved so fast that we needed to slow that sucker down! So, what speedy secrets lie hidden in the world of The CW’s ‘The Flash’?