Arrow has officially kicked off his fifth year on The CW as the Emerald Archer continues his mission to protect Star City, with the season five premiere which aired tonight. After the airing of “Legacy”, The CW aired a brief TV spot for next week’s episode titled “The Recruits”.
The title refers to some of the new faces we will be seeing this year on Team Arrow, as Oliver is putting together a new version of the team. You can check out the trailer below along with official promotional images and the synopsis for next week’s episode - be aware of some potential spoilers though.
“The Recruits” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, LV) (HDTV)
SUIT UP — Oliver’s (Stephen Amell) new recruits for Team Arrow are Curtis (Echo Kellum), Wild Dog (guest star Rick Gonzalez) and Evelyn Sharp (guest star Madison McLaughlin). Unfortunately, the Green Arrow’s training methods prove to be too much for some of them to handle. Meanwhile, in the flashbacks, Oliver’s initiation into the Bratva continues. James Bamford directed the episode written by Speed Weed & Beth Schwartz (#502). Original airdate 10/12/2016.”
Arrow Season 5 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.