New Threats Emerge in Star City for Season Six of “Arrow”
(July 25, 2017 – Burbank, CA) – Hot on the heels of the explosive season five finale, cast and producers of The CW/Warner Bros. Television’s hit DC series “Arrow” dropped a casting bombshell at the show’s 2017 Comic-Con panel session on Saturday, July 22. In addition to the return of fan-favorite guest star David Nykl (who plays Oliver Queen’s friend/mentor/nemesis, Anatoly Knyazev), the series can look forward to the addition of a landmark actor from the genre series world: “Lost” star Michael Emerson. Talk about a person of interest!Michael Emerson will join the series in the recurring role of an unnamed mystery character that has yet to be announced. The Emmy-winning actor is known worldwide for playing both the enigmatic Benjamin Linus from “Lost” and the high-tech billionaire Harold Finch in Warner Bros. Television’s “Person of Interest.”
“Arrow” returns for its sixth season on October 12 in its new Thursdays 9/8c time period on The CW.