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Arrow Season 6: Why the Best Episode was Deathstroke Returns

Arrow Season 6: Why the Best Episode was 'Deathstroke Returns'

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[...]

Spike Cancels The Shannara Chronicles Producers Looking for New Home

Spike Cancels The Shannara Chronicles, Producers Looking for New Home

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 Best Episode of 2017

Arrow: The Best Episode of 2017

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: Manu Bennett Talks His Return to Deathstroke

Arrow Season 6: Manu Bennett Talks His Return to Deathstroke

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 Season 2: Bandon Reveals His True Desires

Shannara Chronicles Season 2: Bandon Reveals His True Desires

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 Episode 6 Recap: Promises Kept

Arrow Season 6, Episode 6 Recap: Promises Kept

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: Inside The Episode Promises Kept

Arrow Season 6: Inside The Episode 'Promises Kept'

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 Season 6: Slade Wilson Finally Confronts His Son Joseph

Arrow Season 6: Slade Wilson Finally Confronts His Son Joseph

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 Season 6 Episode 5 Recap: Deathstroke Returns

Arrow Season 6, Episode 5 Recap: Deathstroke Returns

This article contains spoilers for the Arrow Season 6 episode 'Deathstroke Returns'. This week's Arrow brings back everyone's favorite anti-hero/villain Slade Wilson, AKA Deathstroke the Terminator. The main story focuses on Slade asking for Oliver's help to find and free his son Joseph, who is now going by Cain Wolfman and is in a jail […]

Arrow Season 6: Slade Wilson Needs Oliver Queen Not Green Arrow

Arrow Season 6: Slade Wilson Needs Oliver Queen, Not Green 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 Season 2: Why Were Getting Back-To-Back Episodes

Shannara Chronicles Season 2: Why We're Getting Back-To-Back Episodes

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 Season 2: Making It Up As The Go Along

Shannara Chronicles Season 2: Making It Up As The Go Along

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 Season 2 Episode 4 Recap: Dweller

Shannara Chronicles Season 2, Episode 4 Recap: Dweller

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 Season 2: Allanon And Mareth Search For Wil

Shannara Chronicles Season 2: Allanon And Mareth Search For Wil

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[...]

Shannara Chronicles Season 2: Its Time For A Sword Quest

Shannara Chronicles Season 2: It's Time For A Sword Quest

Each episode has had its own quest that builds towards the big overall story.Last week it was rescue Allanon (Manu Bennett) from Graymark This week, as we see in the clip below, they must find the Sword of Shannara, the only weapon that can defeat the Warlock Lord And, of course, it's located in a[...]

Shannara Chronicles Season 2: Where Might The Journey Take Us

Shannara Chronicles Season 2: Where Might The Journey Take Us?

That's interesting in that it features 3 Arrowverse actors - Manu Bennett who plays Slade Wilson, Malese Jow who played Linda Park / Dr Light on the Flash and Austin Butler who played Chase, Thea's boyfriend on Season 3 of Arrow.The first season of the series introduced us to Wil Ohmsford, Amberle Elessedil, Eretria, Bandon[...]

Shannara Chronicles Season 2 Episode 2 Recap: Wraith

Shannara Chronicles Season 2, Episode 2 Recap: Wraith

This article contains spoilers for The Shannara Chronicles Season 2, Episode 2: 'Wraith'. As the new season continues into an original storyline, it has also taken a much faster pace than the first season. Things that would've been stretched out over a few episodes are already wrapped up and onto the next thing before the halfway […]

The Shannara Chronicles Season 2 Episode 1 Recap: The Druid

The Shannara Chronicles Season 2, Episode 1 Recap: The Druid

Turns out General Riga (Desmond Chiam) and his group, The Crimson, have taken it upon themselves to rid the Four Lands of magic, which makes the guy who uses the Elfstones a high target.Meanwhile, Bandon (Marcus Vanco) has gone to the dark side and is trying to revive the Warlock Lord, and Allanon (Manu Bennett)[...]

Shannara Chronicles Season 2: Resurrecting The Warlock Lord

Shannara Chronicles Season 2: Resurrecting The Warlock Lord

Allanon (Manu Bennett) has been tracking him and confronts him and his followers It is an epic looking battle of swords and magic that doesn't end well for everyone's favorite Druid Bandon seemed so niece last year.The Shannara Chronicles returns on Wednesday, October 11th on Spike TV.https://youtu.be/x5r86TMXNBM To say that the new season of The[...]