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Arrow 'Elseworlds, Part 2': Batwoman Makes Lasting Impression on Barry, Cisco (PREVIEW)

With the CW's Arrowverse's "Elseworlds" debuting Sunday (The Flash 'Elseworlds, Part 1' airs Sunday, December 9; Arrow 'Elseworlds, Part 2,' airs Monday, December 10; and Supergirl 'Elseworlds, Part 3,' airs Tuesday, December 11), fans are getting a few last-minute previews of what they can expect from the three-night crossover event. In this scene from Monday's Arrow 'Elseworlds, Part 2,' "Green Arrow" Barry (Grant Gustin) and Cisco […]

CW Arrowverse "Elseworlds" Promo Offers New Looks at The Monitor, Dr. Deegan

With the CW's three-night Arrowverse "Elseworlds" event only weeks away now (beginning with The Flash on Sunday, continuing with Arrow on Monday, December 10, and concluding with Supergirl on Tuesday, December 11), we're getting a brand new teaser promo that gives us a look at Jeremy Davies' Arkham Asylum doctor John Deegan and LaMonica Garrett's Mar […]

Arrowverse "Elseworlds": 'Smallville' Fans Will Find New Lois/Clark Image Familiar

With the CW's three-night Arrowverse "Elseworlds" event only weeks away now (beginning with The Flash on Sunday, continuing with Arrow on Monday, December 10, and concluding with Supergirl on Tuesday, December 11), the network is offering us a new look at the mega-crossover that will look a little familiar to Smallville fans. In the image below (offered exclusively by our friends at […]

Arrowverse Elseworlds Crossover: New Plot Details, 'Legends of Tomorrow' Cameo, and More

With the CW's three-night Arrowverse crossover event "Elseworlds" only weeks away now (beginning with The Flash on Sunday, continuing with Arrow on Monday, December 10, and concluding with Supergirl on Tuesday, December 11), we're getting some new details from some pretty in-the-know sources: Supergirl (Melissa Benoist), The Flash (Grant Gustin), and Green Arrow (Stephen Amell). Let's […]

John Wesley Shipp's '90s Flash Joins CW's Arrowverse 'Elseworlds' Crossover

Let's be clear: up to this point, the CW's upcoming "Arrowverse" crossover event Elseworlds had pretty much lived up to its end of the pop culture excitement bargain: Crossover between Green Arrow, The Flash, and Supergirl? Check! The integration of Gotham City into the "Arrowverse" in the form of Ruby Rose's Kate Kane, aka Batwoman? Check! They're […]


The Flash Season 4: Why Jay Garrick Was the Best Returning Guest

When series get going for a while, they have recurring characters that pop up and leave. Some make a big impact, while others just show up for a single episode. The Flash has a lot of fun characters like that, including Gypsy (Jessica Commacho), Captain Cold (Wentworth Miller), Jesse Quick (Violett Beane), and a few […]

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Paul De Meo, Co-Creator of the '90s Flash TV Series, Has Died

Paul De Meo, co-creator of the 1990 Flash TV series, died yesterday, according to his long time writing partner Danny Bilson. The news broke when Bilson tweeted out that his "brother, friend and creative partner in all things" had passed away. No details on the cause of death or even his age were given. Bilson and […]

First Look At Earth-3 As Jay Garrick Tackles The Trickster

There is something very nostalgic about having Jay Garrick (John Wesley Shipp) take on the Trickster (Mark Hamill) on Earth-3… it's like watching the 90's version of the Flash again. In the clip below for the next episode of The Flash, Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) makes a trip to another Earth to talk to Jay […]

John Wesley Shipp Calls Billy Crudup An Awesome Choice For Henry Allen

Though John Wesley Shipp has played a variety of Flash characters in his life — both Barry Allen in the 1990s Flash series and the Earth-3 Jay Garrick in the current series's second season finale — he is now best known as playing Henry Allen in the present program. But as the feature film version […]

The Flash And The Hidden Rubber Duck

In an interesting interview with TV Insider, Grant Gustin was asked if he had ever hidden any personal items on the set of The Flash. No, not personal items, but no one seems to notice that we have a rubber duck that we've fit into almost every single scene in the police station. We have […]

John Wesley Shipp Talks About The Flash Season Finale

By now if you haven't seen the season finale of The Flash, you shouldn't be reading articles about the show. So last Spoiler warning. . . . . Variety talked with John Wesley Shipp about the big reveal at the end of the season and how that will effect things going forward. A lot of […]

Mark Hamill Confirmed Trickster Return For Flash Season Two

Posting to Twitter early this morning, Mark Hamill confirmed an earlier photo posted to the site does indeed feature him as the Trickster in a return appearance on The Flash: Supposed to keep my return to @CW_TheFlash secret but never refuse a selfie request. Does "oops" count as an excuse? — Mark Hamill (@HamillHimself) […]

Mark Hamill Has The Flash's Ears

The Flash is back next week and DC All-Access chatted with the cast about the second season. Some of the interesting tidbits from the interviews are that Candice Patton is well aware of Iris West time-traveling in the comics and wants the Time-Force suit. Grant Gustin teases a new power for Barry Allen that involves […]

The Six Important Moments From The Flash – Fast Enough

*** This article contains spoilers for the most recent episode of The Flash *** So THAT is what the writers of The Flash consider a season finale. We had a few episodes in a row that most other shows would consider good season finales. But the crew of Greg Berlanti, Andrew Kreisberg and Marc Guggenheim […]

Legends Of Tomorrow May Be Full Title Of The Flash / Arrow Spinoff

Yesterday we shared with you a video of John Wesley Shipp from The Flash where he referred to the new spinoff series as Legends. Turns out that may be partially true. Variety ran a story talking about the offering at MipTV in Cannes where the international market can bid on new television series. The CW […]

Did John Wesley Shipp Leak The Name Of The Flash / Arrow Spinoff

John Wesley Shipp, the actor who played the Flash in the 90s and plays Henry Allan now, was at Cape Comic Con recently and in a discussion… in what appears to be a class room… he let slip that the new Arrow / The Flash spinoff series was going to be called Legends and already […]