The show won't be seeing an addition from the Dark Knight any time soon.
Kicking off one of the most successful superhero universes the small screen has ever seen, The CW's 'Arrow' is a show that has really gone through the motions. Whether it's at its highest high or dealing with being trashed by viewers, it's survived each and every turn and looks to continue on into the distant future.
Marc Guggenheim serves as showrunner on 'Arrow'
Stephen Amell leads the series in the titular role of Oliver Queen, also known as the vigilante crime fighter, the Green Arrow. Working alongside a close-knit team, he's helped introduce the 'Arrowverse' to a series of other heroes such as The Flash and Black Canary, but his journey isn't one that's been without tragedy. People have died and made huge sacrifices along the way, and that's something that sticks with Oliver.
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The actor thinks he has the most screen time out of all the heroes involved.
One of the biggest parts of the Arrowverse that fans most look forward to each year is the annual crossover event, which sees the leading stars from 'Arrow', 'Supergirl', 'The Flash' and 'Legends of Tomorrow' come together, usually to save the world in some capacity. That looks set to continue this year, in a narrative subtitled 'Crisis on Earth-X' and the promise of more characters from the Arrowverse featuring than ever before.
Stephen Amell stars as Oliver Queen in the Arrowverse
Exactly what will go down in the crossover remains to be seen, but it looks as if 'Crisis' will be an event that dwarfs the scale of all that have come before it. This is going to be one of television's biggest four-hour stories, and actor Stephen Amell, who plays Oliver Queen aka the superhero, Green Arrow, seems to be very excited.
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The actor says Oliver Queen is "totally out" of Team Arrow following the latest episode's revelation.
'Arrow' delivered one of its biggest game-changing twists of all time this week in the US, when the latest episode of the DC superhero series aired on The CW and saw Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) take a step back from his crime-fighting role as the Green Arrow, passing the torch to his close friend John Diggle (David Ramsey).
Stephen Amell's character Oliver Queen has fought crime as the Green Arrow
Having watched Queen for five seasons to-date under the hood, battling enemies in a variety of different outfits as his character evolved and developed, not many saw the change to the hero coming, but it's one that could revitalise the series entirely.
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The actor has also "tried to up the charm factor" as Mayor Oliver Queen.
Following its season 6 premiere, 'Arrow' seems to be continuing to ride a wave of success that saw the series brought back from the brink during its fifth season run. In seasons 3 and 4 that had come before that, an extremely vocal portion of fans and critics weren't too impressed by what the show was bringing to the small screen but fortunately, all of that seems to have now changed.
Stephen Amell is excited about this week's episode of 'Arrow' in the US
Writing, performances and the direction in which the show is going were all praised, and so now it's up to the viewers to stick with the series and ensure that viewing figures are kept up if they want to see more 'Arrow' in the future.
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The actor says his character "respects" the villain too much to kill him.
Held captive by Anthony Ivo on the Amazo and meeting Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) there, Anatoly Knyazev (David Nykl) formed a close bond with the future Green Arrow. That all looks set to change with 'Arrow' season 6 however, as the former friend is making a comeback, but proving to be a troublesome adversary for the skilled archer.
Stephen Amell will return as the Green Arrow in 'Arrow' season 6
Having slipped into the criminal underworld, serving only himself and hoping to further his power whenever possible, Anatoly is now a corrupted man with a heavy cross to bear. Exactly how Oliver will deal with his return remains to be seen, but it's going to be very interesting to see how their past relationship plays into the upcoming scenes in season 6.
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The actor only wants a small role in the long-running CW series.
Stephen Amell is somebody who's willing to put his neck out and campaign for motions and events in the television shows he loves and is a part of, in a way that would usually be left to each show's certain fan base. Showing his passion for the DC TV universe whilst leading 'Arrow' in the role of Oliver Queen, he has in the past gone on record saying he has hopes that his show could crossover with fellow CW network series, 'Supernatural'.
Stephen Amell is a firm favourite at San Diego Comic Con
Heading into its 13th season, 'Supernatural' has followed the journey of the Winchester brothers Dean and Sam, played by Jensen Ackles and Jared Padalecki respectively. Going through its ups and downs, the series shows no signs of slowing down despite first making its debut in 2005. So, could the show potentially crossover with 'Arrow' in the future?
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The series seemed to go through a rejuvenation in season 5.
Going through some major ups and downs in its five seasons to-date, 'Arrow' will return next month for its sixth season after going through what many fans thought was a welcome rejuvenation in season 5. With Stephen Amell in the driving seat as Oliver Queen aka Green Arrow, the show has managed to make the DC Comics hero a household name.
Stephen Amell as Green Arrow in season 4 of 'Arrow'
In seasons 3 and 4 of the show however, strange storylines that sometimes bordered on the ridiculous almost lost the series a huge chunk of its fanbase. Pulling them back with a fifth season that was more like the original two, and with the return of popular villain Slade Wilson aka Deathstroke (Manu Bennett), things seem to be right on track for 'Arrow' once more.
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The series will make its return a little later this year for its mammoth sixth season.
There's no denying the huge hype surrounding the return of 'Arrow', following the cliffhanger that viewers were left with when the fifth season came to a close earlier this year. Watching the island of Lian Yu from a distance, Oliver Queen aka Green Arrow (Stephen Amell) saw an explosion take place and a massive number of Team Arrow members put at risk.
Stephen Amell makes his return as Oliver Queen in 'Arrow' Season 6
Exactly who had survived the blast - if anybody - was left hanging and will be explored when the series comes back in October. In fact, the first flashback of season 6 will be one that takes viewers back to Lian Yu before the explosion to catch up with everybody on there.
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The actor teases a shifting dynamic for the flashbacks that will occur upon the show's return.
'Arrow' season 5 came to a close a little earlier this year, dealing one of the biggest cliffhangers the show has ever seen to viewers when the island of Lian Yu exploded, with Oliver Queen aka Green Arrow (Stephen Amell) watching on whilst most of Team Arrow remained on the island's shores.
Stephen Amell opens up about the flashbacks in 'Arrow' season 6
With each day that goes by, we come a little closer to finding out if everybody will make it off the island alive, with fans wondering if there could be any casualties that shift the dynamics of the show forever.
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The actor says fans should expect the character to crop up "multiple times this year".
Stephen Amell is certainly one of the most accessible actors of the modern day when it comes to interacting with fans and chatting about his hit superhero television series, 'Arrow', which airs on The CW network in the US.
Stephen Amell has been a staple of The CW for many years now
Now heading into its sixth season, the show has garnered an incredible fan base and helped spawn an array of fellow series that also slot into what has been christened the 'Arrowverse'. With 'The Flash', 'DC's Legends of Tomorrow' and even 'Supergirl' taking place in the same universe, the room for doing something special has expanded throughout the years, with a number of crossovers taking place and bringing some hugely memorable moments to television.
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Cassandra Jean, Mavi Alexandra Jean Amell , Stephen Amell - 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows' World Premiere at Madison Square Garden at Madison Square Garden - New York, New York, United States - Monday 23rd May 2016