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John Barrowman To Write Dark Archer Digital Comic Series (Updated)
Whether you know him as Malcolm Merlyn or Captain Jack Harkness, John Barrowman has created quite the fan following in the pop culture world and is known for putting together one of the most entertaining panels at conventions Now, according to TV Insider, the actor/writer will be working with his sister Carole Barrowman on a[...]
Is This The Arrow Season 4 Poster?
We also see Malcolm Merlyn turned away from everyone Add in the blue skies above which is interesting as every other season poster has been done at night… and then you have the fire creeping in from below. If it is the official poster, then it has a very different look and feel than previous ones[...]
Oliver Queen Lightens Up In Season 4
In the first three seasons the shows tone has been dark and building to a cataclysmic event… destruction of Starling City by Malcolm Merlyn (John Barrowman), Wade Wilson (Manu Bennett) and Ra's al Ghul (Matt Nable) Now the big bad motif won't be changing as we'll get to meet Damien Darhk, but the tone of the[...]
Arrow Stunts – The Two Shot Challenge
The CW is continuing their behind the scenes look at the stunts done on Arrow as stunt coordinator James Bamford walks us through a fight between Malcolm Merlyn (John Barrowman) and Thea Queen (WIlla Holland) that they needed to film in only two takes. Arrow returns to the CW on March 18th. [youtube][/youtube] [...]
The Six Important Moments From This Week's Arrow – Nanda Parbat
Laurel's response is to not blame Thea but rather Malcolm Merlyn who is the cause of it all… but this convinces Thea she must go a step further to deal with her guilt and turns her father over to the League of Assassins This is the domino that starts everything. 2) Oliver Queen reacts poorly to finding[...]
The Six Important Moments In This Week's Arrow – The Return
We know Deadshot pulled the trigger, but who ordered it? This seems like a subtle nod from the writers letting us know they haven't forgotten about John's backstory. 2) The one thing Malcolm Merlyn didn't want to happen did… and it was the final truth that Oliver had to tell Thea This was another moment like[...]
The Six Important Moments From This Week's Arrow
This gives Malcolm Merlyn motivation to get involved and force John Diggle, Roy Harper, Laurel Lance and Felicity Smoak to make the choice not to team with him This will obviously be a problem within the team when Oliver decides to train with Merlyn at the end of the episode It also gives the writers[...]
New Arrow Clip Answers Forgotten Mystery
The first season of Arrow was about the Undertaking and Malcolm Merlyn (John Barrowman) His motivation for wanting to destroy the Glades was the murder of his wife Rebecca He felt the best way to deal with the crime riddled area of the city was to flatten it and start over In the clip here[...]
Behind The Scenes Look At The Stunts On Arrow
Here we get to see the fight between Thea Queen (Willa Holland) and Malcolm Merlyn (John Barrowman) from earlier in the season and we see just how the got that split-in-half vase shot. Arrow airs Wednesdays at 8 PM on the CW. [youtube][/youtube] As we get ready for tonight's episode of Arrow, the CW has released this[...]
What We Know Going Into The New Arrow (Spoilers)
Malcolm Merlyn (John Barrowman) will be visiting the Arrow Cave to let them know that Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) is dead Roy Harper / Arsenal (Colton Haynes) will also be stepping up to fill in for the Arrow and Laurel Lance (Katie Cassidy) will become the Black Canary. What we don't know is how long Oliver will be[...]
New Arrow Promo Shows Aftermath Of The Mid-Season Finale
We have Malcolm Merlyn (John Barrowman) letting Team Arrow know that Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) is dead We have John Diggle (David Ramsey), Roy Harper (Colton Haynes) and Felicity Smoak (Emily Bett Rickards) having to decide what to do next and Danny "Brick" Brickwell (Vinnie Jones) coming in to cause trouble Plus we see Ray Palmer[...]
Nyssa Al Ghul Is Back In Town On The Latest Arrow
When the title of this episode was released a month or so back, there was a lot of speculation on what the title could mean including some thinking it meant the appearance of DC's resident magician, Zatanna. But judging by the clip below, and the fact no mention of a Zatanna casting has come up, I[...]