Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Wednesday, March 19, 2014



Roy Harper to Become 'Arsenal' on Arrow Not Speedy; Confirms 'Harley Quinn'


Today while speaking with Collider Arrow creator Marc Guggenheim admits several things. Harley Quinn is indeed in Arrow, The Huntress may get a spin-off comic from her time away from Arrow and lastly Roy Harper (Colton Haynes) will eventually become Arsenal since he doesn't like the nickname "Speedy":
COLLIDER: What was your intention with calling Roy by the Speedy nickname in Episode 17? 

GUGGENHEIM: We did it because we want to keep inching Roy towards an Arsenal place. One of the runnings gags is that he keeps getting called Speedy and says, “I don’t like that nickname. Come up with another nickname for me.” When the time is right, eventually the nickname that will stick will be Arsenal, but the time has to be right.

He then goes onto say how he was blown away by the fan excitement two weeks ago when we got a back shot of what looked like Harley Quinn.
COLLIDER: How prepared were you for the Harley Quinn rumors? 

GUGGENHEIM: Completely unprepared. For one thing, we didn’t expect it to end up in the promo, so we were caught a little off guard, on that front. Andrew was very much like, “I totally knew people would lose their minds.” And I was like, “Really?!” I did not expect people to lose their minds the way they did, but I was very glad. So, Andrew was a lot more prepared than I was. 

 Arrow will premiere on The CW

:: Disclaimer :: Superhero Movie News is run by volunteer contributors. If we are asked to take down anything we will and it will not be put back up after that.....No questions asked. Visit our COPYRIGHT TAKEDOWN REQUEST Page for details.



Editor-in-Chief and Founder of Superhero Movie News. A frequent collaborator with the Editors on Comic Book Movie, The Daily Superhero, Think McFly Think and Comic Book Therapy. Film Critic By Day. Fanboy By Night. Born with Mad Jedi and Ninja Skittles. And a connoisseur of fine headbanging music.
Labels: