Arrow Stars Stephen Amell and David Ramsey Preview the Final Season


This yr marks a serious milestone in the ongoing Arrowverse, which has seen many DC Comics collection come to dwell on The CW with standard reveals comparable to Supergirl, The Flash, Legends of Tomorrow, and many extra. But it is the flagship collection of Arrow that made all of it occur, and that long-running collection will lastly come to a detailed with the finish of the eighth season. But Arrow nonetheless has a number of floor to cowl, particularly because it units up Crisis on Infinite Earths. But regardless of the massive crossover, the present will finish very like the way it started: with Oliver Queen and John Diggle, facet by facet.

Actors David Ramsey and Stephen Amell, who’ve starred in practically each episode of the collection so far, spoke with Entertainment Weekly about what followers ought to count on to see when the present premieres for its ultimate season.

“Diggle is as he should be, at Oliver’s side,” stated Ramsey. “That’s how we start this season. And finally, that is how we finish it… Their dynamic is unbelievable. A very good chunk of what we’re doing might be with the three of them in a manner that they have not been earlier than.

Added Amell, “I’ve loved our scenes in the first two episodes. I thought it was important at the end of season 7, us shaking hands and Oliver saying thank you. It was scripted to the group, but I wanted to make sure, going into Season 8, that it was actually to her and that they shook hands, because as character I purposefully never called her Laurel until that moment. So her being the mix this year, it’s been a lot of fun. I think she’s nailing it.”

The collection will drag Green Arrow away from his household in a quest to save lots of the Multiverse, with Oliver Queen working with the Monitor in hopes of stopping Crisis on Infinite Earths. But Felicity will proceed to weigh closely on the character.


“The the largest factor is simply him believing Felicity when she says, ‘Whatever occurs, no matter occurs to you, I’ll discover you.’ That’s his guiding gentle,” Amell stated. “I’m sure that he’s gonna have to pass a test along the way, but this final season is more about a resolve.”

Arrow returns for its ultimate season on Tuesday, October 15th.