Terrific Casting News from Arrow

The Arrow-verse continues to expand. Today Entertainment Weekly reports that Echo Kellum (Ben and Kate) has been cast as Curtis Holt, an employee of Palmer Industries, working with Felicity Smoak (Emily Bett Rickards).  Curtis, an inventor/tech genius, will also have a night job.  He’ll be out on the streets fighting crime as Mr. Terrific.  Kellum will make his début in the series’ second episode this fall. Mr. Terrific has a long history in comics, with two men taking up the mantle of “fair play”.  The current Mr. Terrific appearing in DC Comics is Michael Holt, a  self-made multi-millionaire, who happens … Continue reading

CBS Puts SUPERGIRL Upfront

CBS had their 2015 season up fronts yesterday, where they introduce their new shows and schedule to ad buyers for the coming fall television season, and the Maid of Might was upfront and center. The Tiffany Network announced that the DC comicbook adaption will be on the schedule, and will be airing on Mondays, at 8pm (opposite DC’s Batman prequel, Gotham, on Fox) beginning November this fall.  They also released our first look at the series, with a trailer that is one part super hero origin, and one part network dram-edy. The series looks to be in it’s own corner … Continue reading

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

Arrow and Flash Sizzle in Back Half Trailers

The DC TV universe has rocked hard this year, with both Arrow and The Flash bringing both the noise and the funk hard, and neither shows any sign of slowing down as they head into the second half of their 2014-15 seasons. Wanna peak?  Here ya go Arrow Arrow always seems to be running from his past, and now it looks like it may finally have caught up with him.  Is his only escape in the arms of his greatest foe?  Who will Oliver Queen be, if he’s not the hero? The Flash Grodd, the Trickster,  the Atom, and some … 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