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TV, Comic Books
With just a month to go until the premiere of Arrow, The CW has released a new teaser for the superhero drama based on DC Comics’ Green Arrow.
Developed by Green Lantern screenwriters Marc Guggenheim and Greg Berlanti and Fringe co-executive producer Andrew Kreisberg, Arrow stars Stephen Amell as wealthy young bad boy Oliver Queen, who after being marooned on a remote island for five years returns to Starling City with a mastery of the bow and a determination to make a difference.
The series recently added Torchwood star John Barrowman as a mysterious acquaintance of the Queen family and Australian actress Jessica De Gouw as the Huntress. They join Amell and a central cast that includes Colin Donnell as Tommy Merlyn, Katie Cassidy (Supernatural, Melrose Place) as Laurel Lance, David Ramsey (Dexter) as John Diggle, Willa Holland (The O.C.) as Thea Queen, Susanna Thompson (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine) as Moira Queen and Paul Blackthorne (24) as Detective Quentin Lance.
Arrow premieres Wednesday, Oct. 10 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on The CW.