New Casting Addition Brings Yet Another DC Character to ‘Arrow’ TV Series

television-news-and-talkSeems like ever other day now there is reports of another casting addition to the CW tv series Arrow. The latest report has Colton Haynes cast in the role of Roy Harper. Yep, another DC character is being added to the series. If you are not familiar with the name, Roy Harper is the teenage sidekick of Green Arrow in the comics. He initially went by Speedy, which just happens to be Oliver Queen’s nickname for his sister, Thea (Willa Holland). Harper later goes on to be called Arsenal, then Red Arrow, then Arsenal again after the death of his daughter. It isn’t known if Haynes will become that character at all, but he will be the love interest to Holland’s Thea character. Colton Haynes as Roy Harper will make his first appearance in the Arrow episode called “Dodger” premiering on February 20th, 2013. (Source: TV Guide)

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