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Comic Book Critical Mass: Inside TV's Biggest Bet

Comic Book Critical Mass: Inside TV's Biggest Bet

This story first appeared in the Sept. 26 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

For years, superheroes have reigned supreme over movies. Now they've set their sights on dominating TV, too.

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'Arrow' Season 3 Poster: Will Darkness Consume Oliver and Co.?

'Arrow' Season 3 Poster: Will Darkness Consume Oliver and Co.?

The first official season-three poster for Arrow is here — and Team Arrow is front and center.

Oliver as the Arrow leads the way, with Roy in full costume as Arsenal, Felicity, Laurel and Diggle following close behind, leaving a destroyed city in their wake. Notably absent in the poster is Thea, who left Starling City at the end of last season to learn the ropes from her father, Malcolm (aka the Dark Archer).

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'Arrow' Recruits 'Spartacus' Alum in Villainous Season 3 Arc

'Arrow' Recruits 'Spartacus' Alum in Villainous Season 3 Arc

Arrow is adding another Spartacus alum to its stable.

Nick Tarabay has joined the third season of The CW comic-book drama in a recurring role, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. He will appear in the seventh and eighth episodes, the latter serving as part of a two-hour Arrow and The Flash crossover event.

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'Arrow' Boss on Oliver's Love Life: Not Many Superheroes "Are Married"

'Arrow' Boss on Oliver's Love Life: Not Many Superheroes "Are Married"

Oliver Queen is getting in touch with his feelings in Arrow season three — just don't expect it to trump his nightly crime-fighting in Starling City.

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'Arrow': 'Carrie Diaries' Star to Romance Thea in Season 3

'Arrow': 'Carrie Diaries' Star to Romance Thea in Season 3

Look out, Roy Harper: Thea Queen has her eyes on a new man.

The Carrie Diaries alum Austin Butler has joined the third season of The CW's Arrow in a recurring role, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. He first appears in the seventh episode.

Butler will play Chase, a charismatic DJ whose talent and wiles catch the attention of Thea (Willa Holland). Their professional relationship will quickly blossom into a romance.

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'Arrow' Finds Its Ra's al Ghul

'Arrow' Finds Its Ra's al Ghul

Arrow has found its Ra's al Ghul.

Riddick star Matt Nable has been cast as the prolific DC Comics villain on the CW comic-book drama, joining the third season in a recurring role. The Australian actor will first appear in the fourth episode, "The Magician," also Arrow's 50th milestone.

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'Arrow' Season 3 Trailer: Oliver Lightens Up, Felicity's Hot Date and Brandon Routh

'Arrow' Season 3 Trailer: Oliver Lightens Up, Felicity's Hot Date and Brandon Routh

Sept. 4, 11:56 a.m. Arrow has cast the main villain for season three, Ra's al Ghul.

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'Arrow': Oliver and Felicity Get Intimate in Season 3 Promo

'Arrow': Oliver and Felicity Get Intimate in Season 3 Promo

A new Arrow teaser is here and fans of Oliver and Felicity will have a lot to talk about.

The 20-second season-three promo opens with Oliver hinting that he still has secrets before it cuts to an anticipated moment by fans, the much talked-about Oliver-Felicity kiss in the premiere.

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'Arrow: Season 2.5' Reveals Hidden Story Between TV Seasons

'Arrow: Season 2.5' Reveals Hidden Story Between TV Seasons

The CW's Arrow returns to screens for its third season on Oct. 8, but fans can get a fix of brand-new Oliver Queen much earlier with next week's Arrow: Season 2.5, a digital comic written by executive producer Marc Guggenheim and series writer Keto Shimizu. The Hollywood Reporter talked to Guggenheim and Shimizou about what to expect from the series.

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'Arrow' Books 'Glee' Alum for Season 3

'Arrow' Books 'Glee' Alum for Season 3

Arrow has cast Felicity’s ex.

The CW comic book drama has landed Awkward and Glee alum Nolan Funk in a season-three guest spot, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

Funk will appear in episode five, “The Secret Origin of Felicity Smoak,” playing Cooper Seldon, Felicity’s hacker boyfriend from her days at MIT. It is unclear whether he will be appearing in flashbacks or in the present day.

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Get Up to Speed on 'The Flash' and DC's Other New TV Shows

Get Up to Speed on 'The Flash' and DC's Other New TV Shows

With new series based on DC Entertainment's The Flash, John Constantine and Batman just weeks away from launching — in addition to the third season of the CW's Arrow — newcomers might be wondering how best to prepare for this onsl

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'The Flash' Zips Through Town in New Official Poster

'The Flash' Zips Through Town in New Official Poster

The CW has unveiled the official poster for The Flash.

Unveiled Tuesday, the new key art for The CW's Arrow spinoff features Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) in his red suit zipping through a darkened Central City street with a lightning streak behind him and several Easter eggs. (Can you spot all 10?) The new tagline, "Discover what makes a hero," hints at Barry's journey to becoming a superhero.

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'Arrow' Enlists 'Medium' Star for DC Role in Season 3 (Exclusive)

'Arrow' Enlists 'Medium' Star for DC Role in Season 3 (Exclusive)

Arrow is introducing another DC Comics characterand he'll have strong ties to Diggle.

Medium star David Cubitt, who played Detective Lee Scanlon on the CBS procedural, has landed a meaty guest role in the CW comic-book drama's third season as Mark Shaw, who becomes Manhunter, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. Cubitt is slated to appear in the third episode.

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Comic-Con: 'Arrow' Reveals Season 3 Villain (Video)

Comic-Con: 'Arrow' Reveals Season 3 Villain (Video)

One day after its own Comic-Con panel, Arrow has unveiled its main villain for season three.

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