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TV News: Arrow, Man, Flash, Gotham, Batman

By Garth Franklin Wednesday July 2nd 2014 04:48PM
TV News: Arrow, Man, Flash, Gotham, Batman

Arrow
Karl Yune ("Speed Racer," "Real Steel") has scored the major recurring role of Maseo Yamashiro, Oliver Queen's Hong Kong handler, in the upcoming third season of The CW's "Arrow".

The character will evolve into a teacher and a friend who helps Oliver step ever closer to becoming the superhero he is today. He is also the husband of Tatsu Yamashiro (Devon Aoki) who becomes DC Comics superheroine Katana. [Source: TV Line]

Man Seeking Woman
FXX has ordered ten episodes of "Man Seeking Woman" which Lorne Michaels will executive produce. The half-hour dating comedy will premiere in 2015.

Jay Baruchel plays a naive romantic on a desperate quest for love after his girlfriend dumps him. He enters the dating scene only to discover a nightmarish hellscape of untold horror. Eric Andre, Britt Lower and Maya Erskine co-star. [Source: The Live Feed]

Flash
A new featurette is out looking at the supporting character of Detective Eddie Thawne (Rick Gosnett ) in the pilot episode of The CW's "The Flash". The character's name is similar to that of Professor Zoom, a.k.a. the DC Comics villain Reverse-Flash which means the character could become a villain in future episodes.

Gotham
Graeme Revell ("Sin City," "Pitch Black," "Daredevil") has been hired as composer for FOX's upcoming Batman prequel series "Gotham". Revell previously collaborated with the pilot's director and executive producer Danny Cannon on the first season of "CSI: Miami". [Source: CBM]

Batman: The Complete Television Series
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has posted the first trailer for the Blu-ray and DVD box-set containing all 120 episodes of the iconic 1966 TV series "Batman". The set will hit stores in November, but actors Adam West, Burt Ward and Julie Newmar are all expected to appear at San Diego Comic Con later this month to promote the release.

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