Charlie Barnett is joining Arrow for the upcoming eighth and final season!
The Tales of the City star will portray John Diggle, Jr. on the CW series, the network announced at 2019 Comic-Con on Saturday (July 20) in San Diego.
John Diggle’s other son, John Diggle, Jr. – known as J.J. – is the “Flashpoint-born son of John Diggle (David Ramsey) and Lyla Michaels (Audrey Marie Anderson). We meet J.J. in the future as the leader of the Deathstroke Gang, where he faces off against Mia and his adopted brother, Connor,” according to a press release.
Charlie Barnett joins previously announced fellow new series regulars Katherine McNamara, Joseph David-Jones, and Ben Lewis as Mia Smoak, Connor Hawke, and Oliver Queen’s adopted son, William Clayton, respectively.
Arrow returns for its final season on October 15!
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