The show that paved the way for many of the DC TV shows is getting ready to celebrate 100th episode and that is the Green Arrow series, Arrow, as Oliver Queen and his team takes part of the massive 4-show crossover during the milestone episode.
Throughout the show’s history, Oliver has lost many people in life, like Robert and Moira Queen, his parents, Laurel Lance, the first love of his life, Tommy Merlyn, the best friend that died a hero. In an interviw with TV Line, Stephen Amell teases that Oliver is going to find some closure with the people he lost as he describes it as a “therapeutic moment” for the character.
“There [is] a very therapeutic moment for my character towards the end [of the Arrow episode] where I get to say goodbye to people that I never got the chance to say goodbye to”
“Invasion!”— (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
ARROW CELEBRATES 100 EPISODES; THE EPIC SUPERHERO CROSSOVER CONTINUES — Oliver (Stephen Amell) wakes up to a life where he never got on The Queen’s Gambit. Robert (guest star Jamey Sheridan) and Moira Queen (guest star Susanna Thompson) are alive and well. Laurel (guest star Katie Cassidy) is his loving fiancée and their wedding is imminent. Everything seems perfect, but Oliver starts to notice small imperfections that make him question this new reality. Meanwhile, Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards) and the recruits take on a new threat with help from The Flash (guest star Grant Gustin) and Supergirl (guest star Melissa Benoist). James Bamford directed the episode with story by Greg Berlanti and written by Marc Guggenheim & Wendy Mericle (#508). Original airdate 11/30/2016.”
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Source: TV Line