‘The Flash’ Casts David Dastmalchian As Abra Kadabra

The Flash Abra KadabraThe Flash will be bringing another iconic villain to life this season as DC Comics announced today that David Dastmalchian (Gotham, The Dark Knight) has been tapped to bring Abra Kadabra to life in the third season. DC Comics describe the CW version of the character as follows:

“Described as a criminal from a distant future whose advanced technological powers seem like magic, the time-traveling Abra Kadabra (David Dastmalchian) holds a secret the Flash will stop at nothing to uncover.”

It wasn’t revealed in what episode he will show up in, but it seems likely that it will be after episode 17 which is the second part to the upcoming musical crossover with Supergirl that starts on Monday, March 20.

“The Wrath of Savitar” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, V) (HDTV)

SAVITAR VISITS WALLY – While training with Barry (Grant Gustin), Wally (Keiynan Lonsdale) starts to have visions of Savitar, which he hides from the team. A dangerous secret threatens Barry and Iris’ (Candice Patton) happiness. Alexandra La Roche directed the episode written by Andrew Kreisberg & Andrew Wilder (#315). Original airdate 3/7/2017.”

The Flash airs on Tuesday nights at 8/7c on The CW. Make sure to check back at Heroic Hollywood after every single episode of Season 3 for our weekly reviews.

Are you excited for Abra Kadabra to show up on the show? Sound off in the comments below.

Source: DC Comics

Andy Behbakht

Andy Behbakht

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  • Vegas82

    I’m excited for anything Dastmalchian is in. And I’m glad DC has no problems using him even though he’s in TDK.

    • SAMURAI36

      Yeah, I love how WB/DC recycles their actors.

  • SAMURAI36.

    Hahaha man this guy is everywhere. Good for him on landing all these parts. Looking forward to seeing how Abra Kadabra is portrayed.