Arrow Mystery Solved: Laurel's Season 2 Storyline Is to [Spoiler] the Vigilante!

Oct 2 2013, 1:34pm CDT | by TV Line

Arrow Mystery Solved: Laurel's Season 2 Storyline Is to [Spoiler] the Vigilante!
Photo Credit: TV Line

She’s MIA from Season 2′s first episodic pics. She landed in the back row of the Season 2 cast photo. And glammish geek girl Felicity and someone else playing Black Canary have commanded the female-centric buzz.

But make no mistake, The CW’s Arrow most certainly has a plan for Katie Cassidy and the character of Laurel Lance.

RELATED | Arrow Season 2: [Spoiler] Is Back — With a Vengeance? And More Casting News

As the superhero drama’s sophomore run opens up, months after the Undertaking that literally rattled Starling City, “Laurel’s joined the district attorney’s office … now that CNRI has been destroyed,” showrunner Andrew Kreisberg shared Tuesday on the set. “Her mission at the top of the season is to bring down the Arrow.”

(As for how Black Canary’s introduction in the form of a character played by Caity Lotz impacts the show’s first most likely candidate, Kreisberg previously maintained to TVLine: “[That] really is all Laurel’s story… another step in Laurel’s journey. [It] does not preclude Laurel from one day becoming the Black Canary.”)

RELATED | Arrow Casts Glee Villain Grant Gustin as The Flash, for Possible Spin-Off

Working alongside Laurel as she embraces her anti-vigilante cause is a new character, ADA Adam Donner (played by Dylan Bruce aka Orphan Black’s Hot Paul). “He’s a good guy, we hope,” Kreisberg said. “But he’s there as another foil for Laurel.”

Adam is also there as a callback to some “super” DNA, named as he is after 1978 Superman movie director Richard Donner. “We had a sign everywhere on the set that said, ‘Verisimilitude’” — as in Donner’s famous on-set mantra during that shoot. Meaning authenticity/plausibility, “That was the launch word for that movie,” Kreisberg said, “and that’s the word that we have adopted as well.” (With reporting from Vancouver by Vlada Gelman)

Want more scoop on Arrow, or for any other show? Email insideline@tvline.com and your question may be answered via Matt’s Inside Line.


Source: TV Line

/>
 
 
 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Justin Bieber Carpooling and Singing with James Corden goes Viral
Justin Bieber Carpooling and Singing with James Corden goes Viral
James Corden gives Justin Bieber a positive boost on the web as the pair carpools in a Range Rover through LA.
 
 
http:/www.i4u.com/2015/05/91306/jane-fonda-reveals-all-ellen-degeneres-s
Jane Fonda Reveals All on Ellen DeGeneres Show
The aging yet fit veteran actress, Jane Fonda revealed all on the Ellen DeGeneres Show recently. She went into the details of her sexual shenanigans. Seems like Jane is quite the quintessential “sexpert”.
 
 
Tom Hanks Teaches David Letterman Selfie Stick Use
Tom Hanks Teaches David Letterman Selfie Stick Use
On Monday night Tom Hanks pulled out a selfie stick from his back pocket and gave a lesson to David Letterman on the Late Show.
 
 
Dancing with the Stars Finale Recap
Dancing with the Stars Finale Recap
The last three couples were left to duke it out in their dancing sequences. Out of these Rumer Willis and Riker Lynch topped in the DWTS finale.