Manu Bennett Archives

Arrow
In the case of the Arrowverse shows, I'm skipping the Crisis on Earth-X crossover. Let's move on to Arrow and why 'Deathstroke Returns' was the best episode of the season. Manu Bennett's character of Slade Wilson, aka Deathstroke, was one of the best things about the first two seasons of Arrow The brothers-in-arms relationship Slade built with Oliver Queen (Stephen[...]
Shannara Chronicles
It stared Austin Butler (Wil), Ivana Baquero (Eretria), Manu Bennett (Allanon), Aaron Jakubenko (Ander) and Marcus Vanco (Bandon) and added Vanessa Morgan (Lyria), Malese Jow (Mareth), Gentry White (Garet), Caroline Chikezie (Queen Tamlin), and Desmond Chiam (General Riga) in season 2. The second season ended with a bit of a cliffhanger — Wil's fate up in[...]
Arrow
The main story was him in the city, but his time on the island built who he would become and would often connect to the main story in poignant ways. In those flashback scenes, the relationship between Oliver and Slade Wilson (Manu Bennett) was a major part of the series and some of the most entertaining[...]
Arrow Season 6
When it was teased that Manu Bennett was going to return for the season five finale of Arrow, it opened up a lot of questions The last time the actor had been on the show was in a brief appearance in season three and he didn't seem to have been very fond of the way[...]
Shannara Chronicles
Manu Bennett fans are getting their fill for this month as the actor has been pulling double duty on our TV screens playing both Allanon on The Shannara Chronicles and Slade Wilson on Arrow And last week we learned that because Bandon (Marcus Vank0) used Allanon's blood as part of the resurrection ritual, the Warlock[...]
Arrow Season 6
It gives us a lot of backstory on Slade Wilson (Manu Bennett) that we hadn't seen before, even though the character was a regular for two seasons The main story has Slade and Oliver (Stephen Amell) in Kasnia trying to find Slade's son Joseph (Liam Hall), who is now a gun for hire named Cain[...]
Arrow Season 6
Slade Wilson (Manu Bennett) enlisted the aide of Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) to help get his son Joseph (Liam Hall) out of a Kasnian prison — only to discover that he had been taken by a group called the Jackals But the Jackals didn't kidnap Joselph, who now goes by the name Cain Wolfman —[...]
Arrow
On last week's Arrow, Slade Wilson (Manu Bennett) returned to ask for help from Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) Slade's boy Joseph (Liam Hall) was supposed to be in a Kasnian prison… and Slade needed the face of Oliver not the Green Arrow to try and get him released But when it's discovered that a group[...]
Arrow
Tonight we get what might be the most anticipated episode of Arrow since Season 2: the return of Slade Wilson (Manu Bennett) After the first season where Slade and Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) became like brothers on Lian Yu, the second season showed him being infected by Mirakuru and blaming Oliver for the death of[...]
Shannara Chronicles
This means we'll get episodes 5 and 6 tonight, 7 and 8 on November 15th, and then the final two on November 22nd, right before Thanksgiving. From the previews we've seen so far, we know that tonight's first episode, Paranor, involves Allanon (Manu Bennett), Wil (Austin Butler) and Mareth (Malese Jow) confronting Bandon (Marcus Vanko), trying[...]
Shannara Chronicles
Other than the druid, Allanon (Manu Bennett), the other characters only appear in the one novel When season one wrapped, they couldn't just move on to the Wishsong of Shannara without getting an almost entirely new cast And since the audience was built on seeing characters like Wil (Austin Butler), Eretria (Ivana Baquero) and Amberle[...]
Shannara Chronicles
This article contains spoilers for The Shannara Chronicles season two episode, 'Dweller'. The Shannara Chronicles continues its quick pace as Allanon (Manu Bennett), Wil (Austin Butler), and Mareth (Malese Jow) take a side trip to find the Sword of Shannara — the only thing that can defeat the Warlock Lord Wil is desperate to get to[...]
Shannara Chronicles
The episode features Allanon (Manu Bennett), Wil (Austin Butler), and newcomer Mareth (Malese Jow) searching for the Sword of Shannara, the only weapon that can defeat the Warlock Lord. Last week, Wil busted Allanon out of Graymark — but not to save him Wil is still angry at the Druid for allowing Amberle to be sacrificed[...]