Arrow is in the center of filming its ten-episode ultimate season, and it seems to be like considered one of the sequence’ stars is taking a visit down reminiscence lane. On Tuesday, Katie Cassidy Rodgers took to Twitter to tackle the “surreal” incontrovertible fact that the long-running The CW sequence is coming to an finish, and to say that the reminiscences made on the present will probably be “forever cherished”. Cassidy Rodgers, who performed two completely different iterations of Laurel Lance/Black Canary throughout the present’s tenure, referred to as the character “the role of a lifetime”, whereas additionally thanking the present for main to her directorial debut.
I can not imagine we’re coming to an finish… It’s surreal. I’m so grateful to have been given the function of a lifetime! It’s been a blast. Also, grateful to have been given the alternative to direct! These moments will probably be without end cherished!!!! #arrow pic.twitter.com/UHYaMCPNm8
After the Earth-1 model of Laurel Lance was controversially killed off in Season 4, Cassidy Rodgers nonetheless had a presence in the Arrowverse as Black Siren, Laurel’s Earth-2 counterpart. Eventually, Black Siren made her method onto Arrow, the place she served as each an ally and adversary of the present’s characters.
“I think, the team, she could definitely be of service to, if they trust her.” Cassidy Rodgers advised ComicBook.com final yr. “I believe that’d be a very attention-grabbing
“I think there’s room for redemption for her character.” Cassidy Rodgers continued. “And I believe, what I imagine is that in the event that they do reveal extra of her backstory, and kind of inform her story really, there’ll be much more of an understanding of why she acts the method that she does.”
Towards the finish of final season, Laurel did determine to go on the path to develop into a hero, donning the Black Canary costume and serving to the staff in the Season 7 finale. And as the promotional materials for the season has already hinted, Laurel will play a job in the ultimate ten episodes, and sport a reasonably superior new costume in the course of.
“Katie does not leave the show; she comes back this season,” showrunner Beth Schwartz defined earlier this yr. “It appears like [she leaves], but it’s not true. She’s still [part of the show].”
Arrow’s ultimate season will start Tuesday, October 15th, at 9/8c on The CW.