The Flash Has Been Cast

DC announced that they would be expanding their television universe by introducing Barry Allen, otherwise known as the fastest man in the universe, The Flash. After debates, rumors and speculation it looks like we finally have our Flash. The hero would make his first appearance and his origin would also be explained in the popular show, Arrow on the CW.  The role will be played by Grant Gustin, a veteran from the Fox television show, Glee.


Here;s a description of the character making his debut in the second season of Arrow from The CW and Warner Bros. TV:

BARRY ALLEN is a Central City assistant police forensic investigator who arrives in Starling to look into a series of unexplained robberies that may have a connection to a tragedy in his past. A comic book fan boy, Barry is obsessed with the Arrow unaware that working with Oliver and Felicity to solve the crime has brought him right into the dangerous world of the vigilante.

[Via IGN]