Variety reports GLOW actress Sydelle Noel has joined the cast of the upcoming sixth season of the hit CW series Arrow.
Noel is set to play Samandra Watson, an FBI agent who will be investigating Oliver Queen’s connection to the Green Arrow and will not rest until his secrets are revealed The character has been described as “intelligent and poised with a no nonsense attitude” by the show’s producers.
Noel is best known for her recent role in the Netflix hit series GLOW as Cherry Bang and will also be seen next year in Marvel’s Black Panther
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“After a violent shipwreck, billionaire playboy Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) was missing and presumed dead for five years before being discovered alive on a remote island in the North China Sea. He returned home to Star City, bent on righting the wrongs done by his family and fighting injustice. As the Green Arrow, he protects his city with the help of former soldier John Diggle (David Ramsey), computer-science expert Felicity Smoak (Emily Bett Rickards), his vigilante-trained sister Thea Queen (Willa Holland), Deputy Mayor Quentin Lance (Paul Blackthorne), brilliant inventor Curtis Holt (Echo Kellum), and his new recruits, street-savvy Rene Ramirez (Rick Gonzalez) and meta-human Dinah Drake (Juliana Harkavy). Oliver has finally solidified and strengthened his crime-fighting team only to have it threatened when unexpected enemies from his past return to Star City, forcing Oliver to rethink his relationship with each member of his “family”
Arrow Season 6 premieres on Thursday, October 12 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on The CW.