‘Arrow’ SDCC Interview: Katie Cassidy Rodgers reflects on emotional, live-saving journey

For Katie Cassidy Rodgers, her final appearance as part of Arrow was an emotional one. After all, she was there for the very first one — all those years ago — before there was an Arrowverse. And watching it grow into the…

'Arrow' 6×21 Review: The Judgement of Oliver Queen

What defines a hero? Are they defined by the mistakes they’ve made or the good they’re able to accomplish? This should be a rhetorical question because the answer is obviously the latter. Heroes are heroes because they do the things…

'Arrow' 6×13 Review: ‘The Devil’s Greatest Trick’

There’s no denying that this season of Arrow has been miles above last season, where it felt like Oliver had really been abducted and forced to live a lie by the Dominators. Season 6 has a theme of family, which…

‘Arrow’ SDCC 2017 Interviews: Katie Cassidy & Juliana Harkavy Preview Season 6

When it comes to badass ladies, Arrow brings them in all shapes, sizes, and capabilities. Whether its intellectual badasses like Felicity Smoak or physical badasses like Black Siren and Dinah Drake, aka “Black Canary,” there’s plenty to love about strong…

'Arrow' 5×23 Roundtable: 'Lian Yu'

While Arrow has been a disappointment for the majority of season 5, these last several episodes of the season has shown us that Arrow is still capable of solid storytelling and beautiful character exploration. After five seasons telling how Oliver…

'Arrow' 5×23 Review: 'Lian Yu'

Let’s take a look at this week’s DCTV season finale recap: Supergirl, breaks Kara’s heart (and ours) by sending Mon-El away. The Flash, sends Barry away. Arrow, leaves the fates of the entire core cast minus Oliver Queen up in…

'Arrow' 5×22 Review: 'Missing'

After watching Arrow’s penultimate episode, I feel like I’ve been through a war. An emotional assault that felt so intense yet so good. There was a point where I had to remind myself to breathe because it was so intense.…

Katie Cassidy Returning to Arrow as Series Regular in Season 6

Katie Cassidy is returning to Arrow. Only not as Laurel Lance. Well, not Laurel Lance of Earth-1. Cassidy will be returning to Arrow as the villainous Black Siren in the final two episodes of this season before continuing on in…

Arrow 5×10 Roundtable: 'Who Are You?'

After a month hiatus that left fans grappling with the implications of Arrow‘s midseason finale, Arrow returned with a winter premiere that showed progress and felt promising. We finally got some closure on Laurel’s “return,” which wasn’t even a return…

Arrow 5×10 Review: 'Who Are You?'

There was a defining moment in Arrow’s midseason premiere where Felicity was having a conversation with Black Siren about how Oliver was trying to save her. Because he couldn’t save their Laurel. How this was his chance for redemption. And…

Katie Cassidy Lands Series Regular Gig Across All CW Superhero Shows

Laurel Lance might’ve met a tragic end last season on Arrow, but we haven’t seen the last of Katie Cassidy in the Arrowverse. Cassidy has landed a series regular gig across all of The CW’s superhero shows, including Arrow, The…

5 Highlights from Heroes and Villains Fan Fest NY/NJ

Last time Fangirlish attended Heroes and Villains Fan Fest (HVFF) NY/NJ it was in the middle of a snow storm. Snowpocalypse made it so attendees and actors couldn’t get into the area, the Saturday panels were closed, and the Nocking…

Arrow Interview: Katie Cassidy Talks Laurel Lance’s Journey, Hope for More Black Siren

When it comes to playing a superhero on television there really is no better job. For Katie Cassidy, it was literally a dream come true to get to portray the iconic Black Canary on Arrow for four seasons. While Laurel…

Could We See a Black Siren vs. White Canary Showdown?

While Laurel Lance met her tragic end on Arrow late in season four, that didn’t spell the end of Katie Cassidy within this Arrowverse. With The Flash exploring the idea of the multiverse, which included a heavy focus on Earth-2,…

MegaCon: Our Five Favorite Panels Featuring DC and Marvel Television

Another year of MegaCon Orlando has come and gone, but this year was one for the ages. With the plethora of fans cosplaying and interacting with their favorite stars to the stars that took the stage to talk with fans…

The Flash 2×22 Roundtable: 'Invincible'

Every week, Fangirlish writers will be discussing new episodes of The Flash and sharing their thoughts, feelings, and speculation about the hour’s hot topics in a little something we like to call Fangirlish Roundtables. Today, we’re breaking down the penultimate…

The Flash 2×22 Review: 'Invincible'

If there’s one thing I’ve learned about The Flash over these past two seasons it’s that despite it being considered the lightest of the DC television shows on The CW, it still possesses a great amount of darkness as the…

'Arrow' 4×19 Roundtable: 'Canary Cry'

Every week, Fangirlish writers will be discussing new episodes of Arrow and sharing their thoughts, feelings, and speculation about the hour’s hot topics in a little something we like to call Fangirlish Roundtables. Today, we’re breaking down episode 4×19 of…

'The Flash' 2×22 Synopsis: 'Invincible'

Laurel Lance lives…on Earth-2, that is, in the penultimate episode of The Flash season two. The CW has released an official synopsis for episode 2×22 of The Flash titled “Invincible,” (airing May 17) which features Katie Cassidy’s return to the DCTV…

‘Arrow’ 4×18 Roundtable: Discussing ‘Eleven-Fifty-Nine’

Every week, Fangirlish writers will be discussing new episodes of Arrow and sharing their thoughts, feelings, and speculation about the hour’s hot topics in a little something we like to call Fangirlish Roundtables. Today, we’re breaking down episode 4×18 of…

Why ‘Arrow’ Doesn’t End With the Death of Laurel Lance

When I often ask myself about the appeal of superheroes to our society, I think about what they represent: hope, love, and protection. But I also think about what makes them so viable: they are representative of us. While superheroes…