During the newest episode of Supergirl entitled “Bunker Hill”, there was a scene in which John Wesley Shipp’s version of the Flash appears to escape The Monitor. This helps set up the events of the upcoming Elseworlds crossover in motion.
The scene shows the aftermath of The Monitor killing off heroes in Earth-90 although John Wesley Shipp’s Flash Barry Allen is shown to survive and escape from The Monitor’s threats. Shipp dons his original Flash suit in this scene.
You can check out the Elseworlds scene down below:
Plot details remain under wraps but this year’s Arrowverse crossover features Green Arrow, The Flash, and Supergirl visiting Gotham City after learning about the machinations of an Arkham Asylum doctor, leading to the introduction of Batwoman played Ruby Rose.
In addition to the introduction of Batwoman, this year’s crossover event will also feature the introduction of DC Comics’ The Monitor played by LaMonica Garrett, Psycho-Pirate played by Bob Frazer (The 100), along with Elizabeth Tulloch who debuts as Lois Lane. Tyler Hoechlin’s will also return as Superman.
The 2018 Arrowverse crossover starts with a special episode of The Flash on Sunday, December 9 and continues with Arrow on Monday, December 10. The three-night event concludes with Supergirl on Tuesday, December 11. All three entries will air at 8:00 p.m. ET on their respective nights.
Elseworlds Crossover Photos Offer New Looks At Lois, Clark, & The Monitor
The CW has released several new photos from the upcoming Elseworlds crossover that include Lois Lane, Clark Kent, and The Monitor.
The upcoming Arrowverse crossover will find Barry Allen and Oliver Queen switching identities due to unknown circumstances, sending them on a journey that will see them meet Superman, Lois Lane, and The Monitor. Now, new photos from the Elseworlds event reveal a new look at the Monitor and Lois & Clark on the Kent farm in Smallville.
You can check out the first photo below and click next to continue the gallery!
You can read the official synopsis for the first part of the crossover below!
EPIC ELSEWORLDS CROSSOVER KICKS OFF TONIGHT — When Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) and Oliver Queen (guest star Stephen Amell) wake up one morning and realize they have swapped bodies with each other, the two set off to find out what disturbed the timeline to cause such a shift. However, things quickly go from bad to worse when they present their case to Team Flash and the gang doesn’t believe them. Barry and Oliver realize they need Supergirl’s (guest star Melissa Benoist) help and travel to Smallville on Earth-38 where they end up meeting Kara’s cousin, Clark Kent (guest star Tyler Hoechlin), and intrepid reporter, Lois Lane (guest star Elizabeth Tulloch). LaMonica Garrett guest stars as The Monitor. Kevin Tancharoen directed the episode written by Eric Wallace & Sam Chalsen.
The 2018 Elseworlds crossover starts with a special episode of The Flash on Sunday, December 9 and continues with Arrow on Monday, December 10. The three-night event will then conclude with Supergirl on Tuesday, December 11.
All three entries will air at 8:00 p.m. ET on their respective nights.