New Details on King Shark’s Return on “Flash,” Vixen on “Arrow” & Amell on “Legends”

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New Details on King Shark’s Return on “Flash,” Vixen on “Arrow” & Amell on “Legends”

The CW has released episode synopses for its DCTV shows the week of February 22, giving us new teases for future installments of “Arrow,” “The Flash” and “Legends of Tomorrow.”

Not only are we getting a King Shark-centric episode of “The Flash,” but there’s also Vixen’s live-action debut on “Arrow” and a Stephen Amell guest appearance on “Legends of Tomorrow” in the pipeline. Read on for further details…

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“King Shark” – (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
“ARROW’S” DIGGLE (DAVID RAMSEY) AND LILA (AUDREY MARIE ANDERSON) CROSS OVER TO “THE FLASH” TO TAKE ON KING SHARK – When King Shark escapes from an A.R.G.U.S. holding tank, Lila (guest star Audrey Marie Anderson) and Diggle (David Ramsey) travel to Central City to warn The Flash (Grant Gustin).  King Shark shows up at the West house and attacks Joe (Jesse L. Martin), Iris (Candice Patton), Wally (Keiynan Lonsdale) and Barry.  Hanelle Culpepper directed the episode written by Benjamin Raab & Deric A. Hughes (#215).  Original airdate 2/23/16.



“Taken” – (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)

VIXEN JOINS TEAM ARROW – Oliver (Stephen Amell) realizes he needs help battling Darhk (guest star Neal McDonough) so he calls in an old friend – Vixen (guest star Megalyn E.K.).  Using her magical ability to summon animal powers, Vixen gets a lock on Darhk’s location and the team goes to war.  Meanwhile, Thea (Willa Holland) has a heart-to-heart talk with Malcolm (John Barrowman).  Gregory Smith directed the episode with story by Marc Guggenheim and teleplay by Keto Shimizu & Brian Ford Sullivan (#415). Original airdate 2/24/16.


DC’S Legends of Tomorrow

“Star City 2046” – (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, LV) (HDTV)

THE TEAM ENCOUNTERS A VERY DIFFERENT OLIVER QUEEN – When a malfunction sends the Waverider crashing into 2046 Star City, our heroes face a startling version of their own future where they never stop Savage (guest star Casper Crump) and never return home.  The city is in ruins and overrun by criminals, which thrills Rory (Dominic Purcell).  Sara (Caity Lotz) is despondent over the destruction of her home and stunned when she learns what happened to her old friend, Oliver Queen (guest star Stephen Amell).  Steve Shill directed the episode written by Marc Guggenheim & Ray Utarnachitt (#106).  Original airdate 2/25/16.