‘Arrow’ became DC’s first major success on television. The show about the green vigilante has gone from strength to strength and will enter its seventh season next year. With the release of other DC universe superheroes, there have been numerous crossovers and ‘Arrow’ has greatly benefited from them. Its stars Stephen Amell, Kate Cassidy, and Emily Beckett have risen to global stardom and won laurels for their soulful portrayals. The show has won a long list of awards, both technical and for the performances of the actors. ‘Arrow’ has maintained steady growth over the years and it was expected that it will probably wrap with the seventh. But it appears Arrow is far from over.
Arrow Season 7 Cast: Who’s in it?
The biggest news about the cast for the seventh season that surfaced was the sad news of Paul Blackthrone’s departure from the series. A series regular since the first season, the details around Blackthorne’s character’s departure have been kept under wraps. Blackthorne was latest in the list of people leaving the show. Willa Holland, who portrayed the character of Thea Queen as a series regular for the past seven seasons, also announced her own exit from the show. But Colton Haynes was brought back as a series regular, again playing the role of Roy Harper.
As far as the behind the scenes cast is concerned, the original showrunners, Mark Guggenheim and Wendie Mericle, were replaced by Beth Schwartz, who was also promoted as an executive producer on the show. Season 8 should see the same cast with a few changes. Majority of the members will be expected to return with several new entries.
Arrow Cast Season 7 Plot: What’s it about?
There’s been no speculation regarding the plot of season eight. The plot is expected to remain in consonance with the themes of the comic books and the other seasons that have flown by.