From the Arrow creative team of executive producers Greg Berlanti and Andrew Kreisberg and director David Nutter, THE FLASH is a fast-paced super hero drama that follows the high-speed adventures of the Fastest Man Alive. Written by Berlanti, Kreisberg and DC Entertainment’s Chief Creative Officer Geoff Johns, the action drama follows Central City Police scientist Barry Allen, an everyday guy with the heart of a hero and the genuine desire to help others.
Standing still emotionally since the day his mother was murdered (and his father unjustly jailed for the crime), Barry was taken in as a child by the investigating Detective West and raised in a cop’s home alongside West’s supersmart daughter (and Barry’s dream girl) Iris. But when an unexpected and devastating accident at the S.T.A.R. Labs Particle Accelerator facility strikes Barry, he finds himself suddenly charged with the incredible power to move at super speeds. While Barry has always been a hero in his soul, his newfound powers have finally given him the ability to act like one. With the help of the research team at S.T.A.R. Labs — including billionaire visionary Harrison Wells, biogenetics expert Caitlin Snow and the eternally upbeat Cisco Ramon — Barry begins testing the limits of his evolving powers and using them to stop crime, ensuring that no one suffers a similar tragedy to his own family history. Working with his adopted father Detective West, West’s conceited partner Detective Eddie Thawne and Iris West, who’s earning her degree in Criminal Psychology, Barry uses his superhuman abilities to help the people of Central City and stop the rogues’ gallery of villains — many of whom have also been altered by the particle accelerator explosion. Concealing his identity behind his incredible velocity, Barry can not only accomplish feats faster than human comprehension, but also taps into an energy that allows him to access moments out of time — both past and future. With a winning personality and a smile on his face, Barry Allen — aka The Flash — is finally moving forward in life… very, very fast!
Playlist: The Flash
newTHE FLASH SEASON ZERO #6
A new story arc begins here! When peculiar homicides start to occur in Central City, Barry and Joe recruit the S.T.A.R. Labs team to help with the investigation.
updatedThe #DCTV Secrets of THE FLASH: Episode 9 - "The Man in the Yellow Suit"
The disaster at S.T.A.R. labs has scattered secrets all over Central City and we know where they are. We’re here to tease you with all the #DCTV Secrets hiding in each episode. If you really want to know some of the answers to these questions, check out the spoiler section... in a flash.
The Flash - "The Man in the Yellow Suit" Extended Preview
"I found him, Dad. I found the man who killed Mom." The mid-season finale of The Flash, "The Man in the Yellow Suit," airs Tuesday, December 9th on The CW.
updatedThe Flash - "Revenge of the Rogues" Preview
"This man in yellow... I have to be ready to face him." Episode 10 of The Flash, "Revenge of the Rogues," airs on Tuesday, January 20th, 2015 on The CW.
Flash News: Mark Hamill to Return to the Trickster
It’s no trick! As revealed this morning on Hitfix, Mark Hamill will be playing James Jesse, perhaps better known as the Trickster, on The Flash.
updatedThe #DCTV Secrets of ARROW - Episode 3.8: "The Brave and the Bold"
The secrets (and bodies) are piling up in Starling City and only we know what they really are. That’s why we’re here to tease you with all the #DCTV Secrets hiding in each episode. If you really want to know some of the answers to these questions, check out the spoiler section... and get to the point.