Doctor Who’s Arthur Darvill Cast As A Time Traveler in Arrow Spinoff

Arthur Darvill has been cast as time traveler Rip Hunter in the Arrow spinoff DC Superhero team show being developed for the CW by Arrow and Flash producers Greg Berlanti and Andrew Kreisberg. No stranger to time travel, Darvill played companion Rory Williams for two and a half seasons on Doctor Who.  Rory Williams shares many of the traits that were used to describe the Rip Hunter character – “a Han Solo-esque rogue who gets by with his charm, this hero hails from the future, and has journeyed back in time on a secret mission. His razor-sharp wit hides the … Continue reading

Who’s Going To Be on Atom’s Spinoff Team? Casting Details leaked.

  TVLine is reporting that they have learned details about the three unnamed characters who will be joining the team-up show with Ray Palmer (Brandon Routh), Dr. Martin Stein (Victor Garber) and Caity Lotz, who played Sarah Lance, the Canary, who  was killed at the start of Arrow’s third season. There is a lot of speculation on who these characters could be.  I can see the writer’s room, and it looks like Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman in that scene from Justice League of America #0 (the last series, before the New 52).  There is a table covered with photos … Continue reading

Staff Picks – What To Get This Week, Wednesday March 4

Another Wednesday, so you know what’s up. Here are a few titles we suggest you look at when you visit your local comic shop.     TOP OF THE STACK Hawkeye #1 from Marvel Comics Writer: Jeff Lemire Art: Perez – Herring What Marvel says: THE AVENGING ARCHERS ARE BACK! • Hawkeye returns in an all-new series featuring superstar writer Jeff Lemire in his Marvel debut and Eisner Award-winning artist Ramon Perez, as they bring you a fresh new look into the life of everyone’s favorite Avenger. With Kate Bishop, his trusted ward and protégé back at his side (not … Continue reading

CW Superhero Team-up Series To Spin Out Of Arrow/Flash. Three New Characters to be Added.

Update – show creator Greg Berlanti has confirmed that thrid Arrowverse series is in the works, and it will be a team up series Yes, we’re creating a spinoff from #Arrow and #TheFlash and couldn’t be more excited by the cast signing on. More to come. #SuperheroTeamUp — Greg Berlanti (@GBerlanti) February 27, 2015 It seems that lately we can’t go a week without news of another comic book character getting a TV series or movie.    It’s gotten to be so much lately, that we hear in Geeksville are getting worried we might be getting too much of good thing.   … Continue reading