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Arrow EP teases a return to season 1-type villainy

Since Arrow premiered in 2012, the show has gone on to incorporate all sorts of fantastical elements, including spin-offs with The Flash, Legends of Tomorrow, and the animated Vixen, as well as an element of mysticism with recent villain Damian Dark. Heading into season 5, executive producer Wendy Mercile teased a back-to-basics feel for the next big threat. 

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Arrow's Paul Blackthorne on Lance's betrayal, Sara's resurrection

One of their own is working against them.

The season premiere of Arrow revealed that, while Oliver (Stephen Amell) was away, Capt. Lance (Paul Blackthorne) had turned to another powerful man to protect his city: Damien Darhk (Neal McDonough). Sorely regretting that decision after Darhk slaughtered the city’s leaders, Lance will soon face the truth coming out — though that’s the least of his worries when he discovers that Laurel (Katie Cassidy) resurrected Sara (Caity Lotz) via the Lazarus Pits. EW has the scoop from Blackthorne on what’s next:

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'Arrow' cast discusses finale, reveals which character the writers originally wanted to be Merlyn's child

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After last night’s heart-stopping, shocking, action-packed Arrow finale, we caught up with some of the show’s stars on the red carpet at the CW Upfront to talk about what just happened, what comes next, and all things Canary.

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