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Flash Star Jesse L. Martin Taking Medical Leave of Abence From the Show

Flash viewers have noticed that Joe West, played by Jesse L. Martin, as been noticeably stationary in episodes this season so far. Turns out there is a reason for that. During the show's filming hiatus, Martin suffered a back injury, and it is so debilitating that he has not be able to do much on […]

Danielle Nicolet Upped to Series Regular for The Flash Season 5

Last week we learned that Keiynan Lonsdale would not be returning as a series regular to either DC's Legends of Tomorrow or The Flash, but we will see Wally West in the season 5 premiere, and he could always turn up later in the season on any of the Arrowverse series. That's how the connective […]


Flash Season 4: The Thinker Makes His Move in the Mid-Season Finale

With Earth-1 now rid of the Earth-X Nazis, Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) and the rest of Team Flash can turn their attention back to the mysterious Meta-Dozen and the Thinker (Neil Sandilands). But it looks like while the Flash was off fighting Eobard Thawne (Tom Cavanagh), Clifford DeVoe was moving forward with his plans and […]

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Joe West: A Reason Flash Fans Should Be Thankful

Now in its fourth season, The Flash is the show where everything is possible, and the odds are if a character doesn't have superpowers yet, they will soon. We've seen that with Cisco Ramon (Carlos Valdes), Caitlin Snow (Danielle Panabaker), Jesse Quick (Violett Beane), and Wally West (Keiynan Lonsdale). Even John Wesley Shipp, who started […]

Behind The Songs Of The Flash Musical

On Tuesday, the CW aired the musical crossover episode of the Flash that included members of the cast of Supergirl. Even though the episode has already aired, the network is continuing to promote it with two new interviews with Jesse L. Martin and Carlos Valdes plus a behind the scenes featurette. Now that might be […]

Candace Patton and Danielle Panabaker Reflect On The Flash's Second Season

The Flash's second season saw Barry struggling with the power of Zoom and a failing ability to run. But he was not the only member of Team Flash to face a difficult year. For Dr. Caitlin Snow and Iris West, the year began with grief, but both characters discovered details about family and alternate selves […]

The Flash Cast Join Together To Make The Letter Carrier

A new trailer hit the web for a short film called The Letter Carrier. One of the interesting things about this film is that it was funded by kickstarter (getting $29K over their initial goal of $50K) and written, co-directed and songs by Jesse L. Martin who plays Detective Joe West on the Flash. The […]

Emotional Mid-Season Finale Adds Some New Twists To The Flash

It was on the other hand very emotional and both Jesse L Martin and Shantel VanSanten brought their A game.And now the spoiler section..It may not have had a huge cliffhanger, but we got some game changing moments with the introduction of Wally West (Keiynan Lonsdale) and Zoom (Tony Todd) finale having his motives revealed[...]

Wally West, The Trickster And Captain Cold Form A Flash Christmas Present

According to a CW synopsis of December 8th's episode of The Flash (via, Wally West will be making his first appearance on the show. A couple of Rogues will also be along for the fun according the synopsis which reads as follows: When Mark Mardon AKA The Weather Wizard (guest star Liam McIntyre) returns […]

Joe West Just Wants A Quiet Week On The Next Flash

so what is going to happen next?Seems even Joe West (Jesse L Martin) is tired of people from their past returning...The Flash airs Tuesdays at 8 PM on the CW.[youtube][/youtube] This weeks episode of the Flash has a lot to build on as things have been rolling along very quickly so far as we have[...]

The Flash Cast And Crew Tease Grodd; Question Henry's Exit

With each new episode of The Flash, the twists and turns come fast and the cast and crew are often sought to comment. They also often tease upcoming events. For example, there is more Grodd coming our way, according to The Flash actress Danielle Panabaker and showrunner Andrew Kreisberg. Kreisberg tells The Wrap that Panabaker's […]

Flash Facts (And Questions) From The Flash Season 2, Episode 3

The third episode of The Flash's second season, "A Family of Rogues," brings a welcome diversion from the breaches and a return for the Snart family. But even if the villains this week have nothing to do with the bridge between Earths, Jay was able to theorize a way to stabilize the one under S.T.A.R. […]

Jesse L. Martin On The Relationship Between Joe West And Cisco Ramon

In the second part of the interview with the CW, The Flash actor Jesse L. Martin talks about Cisco Ramon (Carlos Valdes) and just why the genius nerd and Detective Joe West get along so well. Below the video is the first part of the interview where Martin talks about West's relationship with Barry Allen […]

3 Weeks Until The Flash – Trailer And Photos

It's under 3 week until the return of the Flash… and the network wants you to know. In the trailer below we get to see a mix of behind-the-scenes and clips for the new season. We get an idea of just how they are filming the scenes with Atom Smasher (Adam Copeland). Plus we have […]