The Flash Casts One of Sherloque Wells' Countless Ex Wives

The alternate universe crime-solver, Sherloque Wells, is about to be reunited with one of his many ex-wives in next week's episode of The Flash.

Kimbery Williams-Paisley has been cast to play multiple versions of Sherloque's former spouse, Renee Adler, the name a play on Sherlock Holmes' primary love interest Irene Adler. This reteams Williams-Paisley with actor Tom Cavanagh after the two previously appeared together in the 2006 film How to Eat Fried Worms and the Hallmark Darrow and Darrow television movie series.

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The upcoming episode will follow Barry Allen and Ralph Dibny attempt to obtain a device capable of defeating Cicada while Iris West-Allen investigates the Central City villain's whereabouts.

Joining Team Flash at the beginning of Season 5, Sherloque Wells is the version of scientist Harrison Wells from Earth-221. A detective-for-hire, this incarnation of Wells uses his crime-solving fees to pay for alimony to his numerous ex-wives.

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Airing Tuesdays at 8 p.m. ET/PT on The CW, The Flash stars Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Carlos Valdes, Danielle Panabaker, Tom Cavanaugh, Jesse L. Martin, Danielle Nicolet, Hartley Sawyer and Jessica Parker Kennedy.

(via TVLine)

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