Wendy Mericle

Wendy Mericle

Arrow's Wendy Mericle Signs Deal with ABC Studios

The announcement earlier this week that Arrow executive producer and co-showrunner Wendy Mericle was leaving the series left one question: where was she going? Marc Guggenheim, the other showrunner for the series, is staying on as a story consultant for the Arrowverse and has other shows in the works and writes a few comic books[...]

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Arrow Season 6: Inside Tonight's Thanksgiving-Themed Episode

Executive producer Wendy Mericle takes inside the episode where we see that Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) is at a public celebration of the holiday with his family when Agent Samanda Watson (Sydelle Noel) takes him into custody We'll have to see just what evidence she has collected on the Mayor that proves he's the Green[...]


Arrow Season 6: Inside The Episode Next Of Kin

Being the leader of a vigilante group is just a bit much, don't you think?In the video below, executive producer and co-showrunner Wendy Mericle talks about the new episode and the team adjusting as John Diggle (David Ramsey) steps up into the role of the Green Arrow But just prior to Oliver asking him, John[...]


Arrow Co-Showrunner Blows Away Most Of The Vigilante Theories

You can go ahead and erase all of those because in an interview executive producer and co-showrunner Wendy Mericle didn't with Rotten Tomatoes a few weeks back, she gave a way a hint that changes everything When asked about the Vigilante: We are super psyched about that character and about the stories that we have planned[...]

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Greg Berlanti's Female Lead Kung Fu Reboot Gets Put Pilot Commitment From Fox

Super-producer Greg Berlanti and Arrow co-showrunner Wendy Mericle have gotten a put pilot commitment from Fox for a female-lead reboot of the 1970's series Kung Fu The new series will be a sequel to the one that was created by Ed Spielman and starred David Carradine as Kwai Chang Caine.  It was set in the[...]


Arrow Season 6 Is Not Ending The Flashback Scenes

The one they did with Marc Guggenheim and Wendy Mericle of Arrow included some interesting information.. like the fact that the flashback aren't gone as we were lead to believe.Flashbacks to Oliver's days before becoming a vigilante were a hallmark of the show We'd see parallels between what was going on in modern day and[...]

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Arrow Season 6: A Hint At Michael Emerson's Mysterious Role

Emerson has been hinted at being a third member of the group, and the leading thought is that he may end up being the mysterious Cayden James that started Helix and that Felicity Smoak (Emily Bett Rickards) help escape from ARGUS.TVLine spoke to co-showerunner Wendy Mericle who gave this hint about the character Emerson will[...]


Arrow Season 6: What Producers Are Looking For In A Big Bad

But until then, executive producer Wendy Mericle told TVLine what they are looking for: "As usual, every season we want to try to up the stakes and do something different This will be something we’ve never seen before The villain will be hopefully as dynamic and as interesting as the ones we’ve had in the past[...]


Arrow Season 6: Wendy Mericle Talks Survival, Team Arrow, And Flashbacks

Along with yesterday's reveal of the new Black Canary costume, there were a few other tidbits executive producer Wendy Miracle shared with EW.com that are worth noting. Arrow Season 6 doesn't start where the fifth left off. Like in real time, the show picks up five months later. Also, one of the main themes of […]

Will We See Helix Again In Arrow Season 6?

How quickly will we get back to them in the sixth season? Executive producer Wendy Mericle told TVLine: Helix is a dangling thread, and we don’t like to leave those hanging around. It’d be a great, sort of built-in story for Felicity to revisit these people, who are not very happy with her, let’s be honest[...]

Team Arrow's Down Time Is Short Lived As Prometheus' Plan Unfolds

Executive producer Wendy Mericle talks about Chase's plan and just what's next for Oliver and company.Arrow airs Wednesdays at 8 PM on the CW.https://youtu.be/WV0WqhEQWx4 Prometheus is behind bars so all is good The last two episodes can be focuses on Oliver and Felicity getting back together or Curtis and his T-spheres..[...]

Was Oliver Queen's Father A Murderer?

Executive Producer and showrunner Wendy Mericle talks about the episode and the game that Chase is playing He is once again a few steps ahead of Oliver and is forcing the playboy turned vigilante into looking at his life choices and in this case, making Oliver see that his own father was a killer too.Arrow[...]


How The New Arrow Episode Ties To The Original Star Trek Series

Executive producer Wendy Mericle, who also co-wrote the episode, talks about the effects things will have on Oliver and Felicity and how the rest of the team is on the outside trying to get in Oliver believes that Prometheus trapped them in side so he can do something without being interfered with.How does this tie[...]

The Flashbacks Come Full Circle In Arrow Season Finale

Executive producer Wendy Mericle told EW.com: We’ve managed to hopefully stick the landing on it in a cool way that allows us to see both some of the moments right before we first met Oliver in the pilot, where he launched that flaming arrow and it lit up that signal fire, and also maybe a little[...]


The Season Finale Of Arrow Will Be Very Different This Time

Though there wasn't a lot said on the panel at Paley Fest over the weekend, Rotten Tomatoes got executive producer Wendy Mericle to talk about some upcoming Arrow news It starts off with how the season finales of season 1-4 all put Star City in danger of being destroyed You'd like to think they'd come up[...]

Thea Queen Finds Her Inner Moira On The Next Arrow

Now the team is scrambling to try and weather the storm, but its Thea who wants to take a much more aggressive approach in what executive producer Wendy Mericle calls "finding her inner Moira" In the footage below we see she is going to enlist Felicity Smoak and the Pandora drive to help play politics.Arrow[...]

Hints At What The Arrow Writers Have In Store For Thea Queen

But Oliver's sister will be getting a lot more to do in the back half of the season, executive producer Wendy Mericle told EW.com: She’s headed in a direction that’s very similar to where her mother was before she was killed in season 2 I’m actually really excited about her storyline, because we’re taking her to[...]

You Can't Have Green Arrow Without Black Canary… Even On TV

and she was the mid-season finale twist.Plus, we know from the trailer for the upcoming return of the show, the Laurel we see is more likely Black Siren from Earth-2 than the one we've seen for five years.TVLine asked executive producer Marc Guggenheim about the rather spoilerish TV promo and the return: Without commenting on the[...]

John Diggle Makes A New Friend When Arrow Returns

Turns out, that's what will be happening as executive producer Wendy Mericle told TVLine: Diggle emerges from jail with a much bigger drive, and not the same fatalism that he had earlier in the season He’s going to come up against Colonel Walker and grow closer to Adrian Chase. Dig is making a lot of new friends, first[...]

Dolph Lundgren's The Big Bad For Arrow Season 5 Flashbacks

Executive Producer Wendy Mericle talked with TVLine about what they have planed for the Rocky IV star. [Dolph’s character] is a government strongman He is scary and formidable — and he had a role in some stuff with Taiana’s family last season He’s a bit of a badass. She also spoke about how the creative team got[...]