“Arrow” star Stephen Amell teased it earlier in the week, now it’s confirmed : Colton Haynes will reprise Roy Harper AKA Arsenal on for an upcoming arc on The CW series.
A regular on the series since Season 2, Haynes packed his bags at the end of the third season. He’s back for a “short arc” this season, producers confirm.
“We’re thrilled to announce that Colton Haynes will be reprising his role as Roy Harper for a short arc on Arrow this year,” said executive producers Marc Guggenheim and Wendy Mericle. “Roy is called back to Star City to help resolve an urgent matter with high stakes for the team. His short visit turns into something surprising when he reunites with Thea and sparks a change in both of their lives that will have long-lasting consequences…”