Preview images debut for GREEN ARROW AND THE CANARIES backdoor pilot

Arrow (The CW/Warner Bros.)

With Crisis On Infinite Earths drawing to a close in North America tonight, all eyes are turning to next week’s episode of Arrow. The episode, titled “Green Arrow and The Canaries”, will act as the backdoor pilot to a show which is likely to hit the airwaves in September/October 2020.

The proposed spin-off will focus on Katherine McNamara’s Mia, Katie Cassidy’s Laurel and Juliana Harkavy’s Dinah as they continue the work of Green Arrow in Star City’s 2040 timeline.

Get a first look at the synopsis and promo gallery for the episode below.

STAR CITY 2040 – It’s the year 2040 in Star City and Mia Queen (Katherine McNamara) has everything she could have ever wanted. However, when Laurel (Katie Cassidy) and Dinah (Juliana Harkavy) suddenly show up in her life again, things take a shocking turn and her perfect world is upended. Laurel and Dinah are tracking a kidnapping victim with direct ties to Mia and they need her help. Knowing it will change everything, Mia can’t help but be a hero and she, Laurel and Dinah suit up once again to save the city. Tara Miele directed the episode written by Beth Schwartz & Marc Guggenheim & Jill Blankenship & Oscar Balderrama (#809). Original airdate 1/21/2020.

Arrow stars Stephen Amell as Oliver Queen/Green Arrow, David Ramsey as John Diggle Katie Cassidy as Laurel Lance/Black Siren, Juliana Harkavy as Dinah Drake/Black Canary and Rick Gonzalez as Rene Ramirez/Wild Dog.

Arrow airs on The CW Mondays at 8/7c. In the UK the show airs on Sky One.


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