[TV] Original Star Of The Flash Joining New CW Pilot
Posted by Joseph Lee on 02.11.2014
From the 90s TV show...
Superhero Hype reports that John Wesley Shipp, who starred in the 1990 live action series The Flash, has joined the cast of The CW's version of the series which is currently casting its pilot episode. Shipp's character is being kept a secret but it is a recurring role.
The series will star Grant Gustin as Barry Allen, Candice Patton as Iris West, Jesse L. Martin as Iris's father, Detective West, Rick Gosnett as Central City Police Detective Eddie Thawne, Carlos Valdes as Cisco Ramon, Danielle Panabaker as S.T.A.R. Labs bioengineer Caitlin Snow and Tom Cavanagh as S.T.A.R. Labs CEO Harrison Wells. It was created by Greg Berlanti and Andrew Kreisberg (Arrow with Geoff Johns) and David Nutter, who directed the pilot of Arrow, will direct the pilot of this series.