Things work differently in Starling City, Barry.
The producers of "Arrow" share the comics that influence them the most, including Christopher Nolan's take on the Dark Knight.
The cast and producers of "Arrow" talk about the Dark Archer, villains, and the dynamic between Oliver and Slade.
Stephen Amell (who plays Oliver Queen) chats with reporters on the Vancouver set of The CW's "Arrow" about Season 2. Why does Oliver decide to return to the island? Plus, where is he more comfortable, the island or Starling City?
It is revealed that the Count escaped from prison during the earthquake in the Glades. Afterward, the Count begins poisoning Starling City with the Vertigo drug Diggle and the assistant district attorney are among the infected. When the assistant district attorney collapses in court, the Count kidnaps him en route to the hospital and reveals to the city that the cure to their sickness is to take Vertigo. In court, Laurel uses an affair between Moira and Malcolm to cast doubts on Moira's defense. Ultimately, Moira is found "not guilty" by the jury she later learns that Malcolm Merlyn, alive and well, had rigged the trial. Malcolm also reveals that he now knows Thea is his biological daughter. Felicity is able to locate the Count, and Oliver manages to save the assistant district attorney, but at the expense of allowing the Count to escape. Later, Felicity is captured by the Count when she discovers how he has been infecting the city. In order to protect Felicity from being injected with Vertigo, Oliver is forced to break his promise and kill the Count. Meanwhile, Blood is informed by one of his aids that his test subject - Cyrus - has survived his injection. In a flashback to the island, Shado and Slade rescue Oliver and Sara, after Dr. Ivo and his men travelled to the island to locate the stone arrowhead left by the Japanese soldiers.
Nyssa Raatko, daughter of Ra's al Ghul and member of the League of Assassins, arrives in Starling City to convince Sara to return to Nanda Parbat with her. Nyssa confronts Sara, and reveals that the two shared a past romantic relationship. Sara refuses to comply, so Nyssa kidnaps Dinah Lance, Sara's mother, and threatens to kill her if Sara does not agree to return with her within 24 hours. Sara agrees, but drinks snake venom in an act of self-sacrifice. Arrow arrives with an antidote, and Nyssa releases Sara from her obligations to the League. Meanwhile, as Moira begins her political campaign, Felicity discovers that Thea's true father was Malcolm Merlyn. Although threatened by Moira, Felicity reveals the truth to Oliver, who supports his mother's campaign publicly while denouncing their familial relationship privately. Although Sara is welcomed back by her parents, Laurel, in a fit of rage, kicks her out of her house after deciding that Sara is responsible for everything bad that has happened to her and their family. In addition, Slade decides to take care of Moira's campaign against Blood.
Arrows have begun to fly. If you betray Starling City, he will come after you. Arrow premieres Wednesday, Oct. 10.
"Arrow" executive producer Greg Berlanti & series star Stephen Amell tell Larry King about the "Olicity" Oliver & Felicity fan pairing phenomenon.
"Arrow" lead actor Stephen Amell addresses rumors that he will play character Christian Grey in film adaptation of "Fifty Shades of Grey" series.
The producers of "Arrow" talk about the evolution and timeline for Speedy and Black Canary. Will Speedy become Oliver's sidekick?
Roy fails to stop a truck robbery committed by China White. When Oliver attempts to convince Roy to stop being a vigilante, he learns that the hospital in the Glades is having its medicine stolen. Oliver sets a trap and finds China White stealing the medicine delivery trucks the police arrive during the battle and he retreats, allowing China White to get away. Oliver decides to work with Sebastian Blood, an alderman for the Glades, to bring awareness and help for the people in need, but is forced to abandon his appearance at a charity event to instead stop China White. Blood lambasts him in the press. The vigilante convinces Roy to stop fighting in his name, but instead be his "eyes and ears" in the Glades. Afterward, Laurel sets a trap for the vigilante, who is seemingly surrounded by the police. In a flashback, Oliver, Slade, and Shado discover a cave containing the remains of several cranially disfigured World War II Japanese soldiers.
When a masked thief with superhuman strength steals a centrifuge from Queen Consolidated, Oliver and his team investigate, with the help of Central City CSI Barry Allen. Oliver suspects that Barry is hiding something and has him investigated. When confronted, Barry reveals that he is searching for super-powered beings in the hope that he will find the one responsible for the murder of his mother. Oliver realizes that the thief was enhanced using the same serum that Dr. Ivo was searching for on the island. Roy and Thea stumbled upon Oliver's case after helping Sin to find her missing friend, but Oliver shoots Roy in the leg to prevent him getting further involved. Oliver tracks the thief, but is injured and injected with an unknown toxin. In order to save Oliver's life, Felicity contacts Barry to help find an antidote. Meanwhile, Malcolm puts pressure on Moira to tell Thea that he is her father. Moira instead contacts Ra's al Ghul, who wants to kill Malcolm for breaking the League of Assassins' code of honor by destroying the Glades. As a result, Malcolm leaves and warns her that the issue regarding Thea is not over. In a flashback to the island, Oliver and Shado find the serum, but when they inject Slade with it his heart stops, just as Dr. Ivo arrives with his men.
Sad news Arrow fans: Stephen Amell has set the record straight once and for all by saying he won't be appearing in Batman v Superman.
Arrow star would prefer to just wing it
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