The Flash season 8 will likely be golden. At DC FanDome on Saturday, The Flash star Grant Gustin revealed that his Barry Allen will lastly be getting his golden boots with the upcoming eighth season of the seemingly endless DC superhero collection that begins subsequent month on The CW (within the US) and Amazon Prime Video (in India). It guarantees to be a mega begin, with The Flash season 8 kicking off with the five-part crossover occasion “Armageddon” that may herald Batwoman (Javicia Leslie), Atom (Brandon Routh), Black Lightning (Cress Williams), Sentinel (Chyler Leigh), Mia Queen (Kat McNamara), and Ryan Choi (Osric Chau).
They are going to be going up towards a bunch of villains, headlined by the alien conqueror Despero (Tony Curran) who’s obtained each bodily and psychological power to face toe-to-toe with the DC heroes. Visually although, The Flash and the Arrowverse’s model of Despero is not very alien like within the DC Comics. As an example, he does not have a 3rd eye. Despero does hold the mohawk although, for what it is price. Different villains for The Flash season 8 “Armageddon” embrace the returning Eobard Thawne/ Reverse-Flash (Tom Cavanagh) and Damien Darhk (Neal McDonough).
After all, The Flash season 8 is not forgetting its current essential solid. All of Candice Patton as Barry’s (Gustin) spouse and examine reporter Iris West-Allen, Danielle Panabaker as Caitlin Snow/ Frost who was cut up into two completely different our bodies final season, Danielle Nicolet as Central Metropolis district lawyer Cecile Horton, Kayla Compton because the younger metahuman Allegra Garcia, Brandon McKnight because the scientist Chester P. Runk, and Jesse L. Martin as Iris’ father and Central Metropolis detective Joe West.
Behind the scenes, Eric Wallace continues as showrunner and head author on The Flash season 8. He began as a co-writer and co-executive producer on The Flash season 4 and slowly rose via the ranks to take the reins. Wallace can also be an govt producer on The Flash season 8 alongside David Nutter, Gabrielle Stanton, Sarah Schechter, Aaron Helbing, Todd Helbing, Andrew Kreisberg, and Arrowverse architect Greg Berlanti.
Although the DC tv universe known as the Arrowverse, The Flash is actually its greatest and most necessary present at this level, what with Arrow wrapping issues up with its eighth and closing season final yr. With its personal seasn 8, The Flash is about to match Arrow in one other regard — and with no phrase from the studios but, at this level it looks as if The Flash will surpass its mothership if it is renewed for a ninth season.
The Flash season 8 premieres November 16 on The CW. No phrase on a precise India launch date, although you possibly can anticipate new episodes to be out there on Prime Video following its new deal with WarnerMedia earlier this yr.