The CW released new official promotional images today for episode twenty-three of Arrow Season 5 titled “Lian Yu”. This episode marks as season five finale as Team Arrow and Team Prometheus will have a big showdown outside of Star City, as it will be featured on Lian Yu as we also wrap up the flashbacks.
The finale will feature the return of several fan-favorite characters, with Manu Bennett as Slade Wilson a.k.a. Deathstroke, Nick Tarabay as Digger Harkness a.k.a. Captain Boomerang, Katrina Law as Nyssa Al Ghul, Madison McLaughlin as Evelyn Sharp. In addition, Katie Cassidy and John Barrowman, who both appeared in this week’s episode, will be in the finale as Dinah Laurel Lance a.k.a. Black Siren from Earth-2 and Malcolm Merlyn respectively.
You can check out the images in the gallery below along with the official description from The CW as well as the trailer for the extended episode. However, be aware of some potential spoilers for “Lian Yu”.
“Lian Yu” – (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
DEATHSTROKE, NYSSA AL GHUL, MERLYN AND DIGGER HARKNESS JOIN OLIVER’S BATTLE AGAINST PROMETHEUS – The battle between Oliver (Stephen Amell) and Adrian Chase (Josh Segarra) culminates in a final epic battle on Lian Yu. After recent events, Oliver decides to recruit a group of unlikely allies – Slade (guest star Manu Bennett), Nyssa (guest star Katrina Law), Merlyn (John Barrowman) and Digger Harkness (guest star Nick. E. Tarabay) – to defeat Chase. However, Chase has his own army – Black Siren (guest star Katie Cassidy), Evelyn Sharp (guest star Madison McLaughlin) and Talia al Ghul (guest star Lexa Doig) – and the forces collide in an explosive season finale. Jesse Warn directed the episode written by Wendy Mericle & Marc Guggenheim (#523). Original airdate 5/24/2017.”
Arrow airs on Wednesday nights at 8/7c on The CW. Make sure to check back at Heroic Hollywood after every single episode of Season 5 for our weekly reviews.
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