Move over Justin Hartley, there’s a new hooded vigilante in town with an affinity for the color green! His name is Stephen Amell and judging from this just released photo from the CW’s much-anticipated GREEN ARROW reboot appropriately titled ARROW, he’s not messing around.
According to ARROW pilot director/executive producer David Nutter, “When I directed the pilot for SMALLVILLE, I knew that making Clark Kent relatable would be the key to audiences believing in him as a hero. ARROW is a different show — darker and harder-edged — but it’s the same core idea. We’re creating a real, believable world in which Oliver Queen can do incredible things. Colleen Atwood’s great work on the Arrow costume reflects that effort.”
According to us, Oliver Queen may-or-may-not have spent a little too much time obsessing over Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight trilogy (Not that there’s anything wrong with that!) Either way — should the pilot which is currently shooting in and about the beautiful Vancouver British Columbia area get picked up to series — we’re in.