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The Flash to debut on CW's 'Arrow'

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Stephen Amell as Oliver Queen/Arrow in a scene from "Arrow."

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The upcoming season of The CW's "Arrow" is getting some flash, as in the popular DC comic book character, the network announced at Tuesday's annual Television Critics Association press tour. "We plan to introduce a recurring character and the origin story of Dr. Barry Allen, who you know as The Flash," said network President Mark Pedowitz. "We do want to expand upon the DC Universe. We think that there are rich characters we can use, and we felt like this was a very organic way to get there." If all goes as planned, there could be a spinoff.
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