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'Arrow' Midseason Finale Review: "Three Ghosts"

by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 11, 2013 @ 10:09 PM
The CW
Arrow’ season 2 lets loose its ninth episode of the year with midseason finale “Three Ghosts,” as a weakened and hallucinating Oliver is forced to confront the super-strong Cyrus Gold once more, as a deeper player in Brother Blood’s plan is revealed, and Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) returns to Central City and his date with destiny.
Previous ‘Arrow’ episode “The Scientist” saw Oliver reluctantly enlisting Allen’s aid to investigate a super-powered heist with ties to his past, while Moira found herself confronted by an old enemy, so what does the ninth episode of ‘Arrow’ season 2 bring?  Will Oliver finally become the hooded hero we know from DC comics, or will Barry Allen beat him to it?
Read on for your in-depth recap of everything you need to know about ‘Arrow’ season 2′s super-powered midseason finale “Three Ghosts”!

'Arrow' Midseason Finale "Three Ghosts" Trailer: Is [Spoiler] Alive in Starling City?

by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 5, 2013 @ 10:32 AM
The CW
Wednesday night's all-new 'Arrow' installment, "The Scientist," kicked off the first of a two-part finale to bring the second season to its midway point and Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) into Oliver Queen's vigilante world. The arc will conclude with next week's "Three Ghosts," and the extended midseason trailer for the finale has hit with a heaping helping of spoilers!

'Spartacus: War of the Damned' Review: "Separate Paths"

by Kevin Fitzpatrick March 22, 2013 @ 9:00 PM
Spartacus: War of the Damned’ cuts ahead with its eighth episode of the final season “Separate Paths,” as Spartacus (Liam McIntyre) and Crixus (Manu Bennett) decide to say their goodbyes and pursue different ends for the rebels, while Tiberius (Christian Antidormi) teaches a lesson to Caesar (Todd Lasance) in the wake of his father's growing recklessness.
Last week’s ‘Spartacus: War of the Damned’ episode “Mors Indecepta” saw Spartacus desperately attempting to keep his people alive and find an escape from the snowy ridge of their entrapment, while Kore (Jenna Lind) and Caesar attempted to take action against a newly re-instated Tiberius, so what will the latest episode of ‘Spartacus’ final season bring? Will the rebel armies triumph over Rome, or go down in history as a failed slave uprising?
Read on for your in-depth recap of everything you need to know about ‘Spartacus: War of the Damned’ episode 8, “Separate Paths!”

'Arrow' Season 2: 'Spartacus' Manu Bennett Promoted to Series Regular!

by Kevin Fitzpatrick March 20, 2013 @ 2:58 PM
The CW
By the gods! Any 'Arrow' fan well knows that the CW drama series adaptation of DC Comics' Green Arrow has grown by leaps and bounds in its first season, strongly aided by the addition of 'Spartacus: War of the Damned' star Manu Bennett as DC character Slade Wilson. Now, as 'Arrow' prepares its march toward its first season finale with tonight's "The Huntress Returns," Bennett has officially been confirmed for a series regular in season 2. Find out the latest on 'Arrow' season 2 inside!

'Arrow' Preview: Oliver Faces "Betrayal" At the Hands of Deathstroke!

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 28, 2013 @ 11:16 PM
The CW
This Wednesday's all-new 'Arrow' installment "Vertigo" could prove the CW series' most exciting to date, introducing a dangerous new villain in the form of Seth Gabel's twisted "The Count," a new drug purveyor to Starling City. That said, February 6 episode "Betrayal" has DC and genre fans abuzz, marking the first appearance of 'Spartacus: War of the Damned' star Manu Bennett as Deathstroke's unmasked alter-ego Slade Wilson! The CW has uncovered the full set of photos for the outing, so get a first look at Oliver Queen's island face-off with Deathstroke inside!

'Arrow' Preview: 'Spartacus' Manu Bennett Goes Under Deathstroke's Mask!

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 25, 2013 @ 11:56 AM
The CW
Manu Bennett has a big night ahead of him as 'Spartacus: War of the Damned' makes its final premiere on Starz, but that isn't the only place to catch the chiseled star in coming weeks. Not only can yout catch Bennett as Azog of 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey,' but he will soon appear on The CW's 'Arrow' as legendary DC character Slade Wilson! We've got the first pics of Deathstroke unmasked inside, so check them out!

'Arrow' Casts 'Spartacus' Star Manu Bennett as Major DC Villain

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 30, 2012 @ 12:32 PM
The CW / Starz
'Spartacus' star Manu Bennett has had to fend off plenty of arrows in his time playing the honorable gladiator/warrior Crixus, but his latest role may well double that. While 'Spartacus: War of the Damned' will premiere its final season on January 25, the buff New Zealander will next make his way to The CW's 'Arrow,' guesting as a character we've surprisingly already seen! What secret lies behind Manu Bennett's Slade Wilson, and will he prove friend, foe or brother to Oliver Queen?