‘Arrow’ Reveals New Green Arrow Identity; Katherine McNamara As Blackstarr

Warning: this article contains spoilers for tonight’s episode of Arrow titled “Unmasked.”

Tonight’s Arrow finally revealed the face behind the mask of the new Green Arrow in Star City.

The Green Arrow imposter who has been masquerading as the Emerald Archer while Oliver Queen has been in prison has been revealed to be portrayed by actress Sea Shimooka. The episode seems to confirm the popular fan theory is that Shimooka is playing Emiko Queen, who, in the comics, is the daughter of Robert Queen and Shado and the half-sister of Oliver Queen. Emiko has also been known as the Red Arrow. The episode featured Shimooka revealing Robert Queen to be the father of her character while visiting his grave.

In addition, tonight’s episode also revealed the identity behind Katherine McNamara’s street fighter character Maya to actually be Blackstarr, a Supergirl villain who has the power to bend and manipulate energy and matter to her will.

You can read the official synopsis for the episode titled “Unmasked” below:

FELICITY MAKES CERTAIN DECISIONS FOR HER FAMILY – Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards) stands by her recent decisions regarding her family. Meanwhile, Diggle (David Ramsey) and Lyla (Audrey Marie Anderson) continue to look into the Dante painting that Curtis (Echo Kellum) found. Alexandra La Roche directed the episode written by Oscar Balderrama & Beth Schwartz (#708).

Arrow stars Stephen Amell, David Ramsey, Emily Bett Rickards, Katie Cassidy, Echo Kellum, Juliana Harkavy, Rick Gonzalez and Colton Haynes.

Arrow airs on Mondays at 8:00 p.m. ET on The CW.

‘Aquaman’: New Photos Offers Close Look At The Costumes, Weapons, & Creatures

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Aquaman DC Comics Black Manta MeraHeroic Hollywood has unveiled new photos from the Aquaman press junket, offering fans a close look at the costumes, weapons, and creatures in the DC film.

Warner Bros. and DC's Aquaman will arrive in theaters soon and the recent press junket for the film included a gallery of several items featured in the titular hero's cinematic feature. Among the items on display are Arthur Curry's trident, Vulko's costume, an important map, and bits of the underwater creatures.

You can check out the first photo below and click "Next" to continue the gallery!

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Are you excited to see the DC film hit theaters? Share your thoughts in the comments section below!

From Warner Bros. Pictures and director James Wan comes an acition-packed adventure that spans the vast, visually breathtaking underwater world of the seven seas, “Aquaman,” starring Jason Momoa in the title role. The film reveals the origin story of half-human, half-Atlantean Arthur Curry and takes him on the journey of his lifetime—one that will not only force him to face who he really is, but to discover if he is worthy of who he was born to be… a king.

Directed by James Wan, Aquaman stars Jason Momoa as Arthur Curry, Amber Heard as Mera, Willem Dafoe as Vulko, Patrick Wilson as Orm / Ocean Master, Dolph Lundgren as Nereus, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as Black Manta, Nicole Kidman as Atlanna, Ludi Lin as Captain Murk, and Temuera Morrison as Tom Curry.

Aquaman will be released in theaters on December 21, 2018.

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Michael Mistroff

Michael Mistroff

News Editor, Film/TV Reporter at Heroic Hollywood.