We’re less than a month away from the season premiere of the final season of The flash and it sounds like the Arrowverse series is kicking off its latest run with its own take on Groundhog Day. The CW has released an episode recap for the season 9 premiere of The flash, “Wednesday Ever After” not only teases the day-repeating aspect of things, but also the introduction of a new great evil that the heroes must face. The episode is scheduled for Wednesday, February 8, and you can check out the official synopsis below.
SEASON PREMIERE – Barry (Grant Gustin) creates a card book to guide him and Iris (Candice Patton) through their future to keep her safe, but the results aren’t what he expected, and instead they relive the same day and again. Joe (Jesse L. Martin) has a heart-to-heart with Cecile (Danielle Nicolet). A new big bad is introduced to Team Flash and friends and foes, old and new, begin to descend upon Central City. Vanessa Parise directed the episode with story by Eric Wallace and teleplay by Thomas Pound & Sarah Tarkoff.”
What else can fans expect in the final season of The flash?
The official synopsis for the season is as follows: “After defeating the Reverse Flash once and for all, the ninth season of The flash begins a week later after their epic battle, and Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) and Iris West-Allen (Candice Patton) reconnect and grow closer than ever before. But when a deadly group of Rogues invade Central City led by a powerful new threat, The Flash and his team — Caitlin Snow (Danielle Panabaker), Meta-Empath Cecile Horton (Danielle Nicolet), light-powered meta Allegra Garcia (Kayla Compton), brilliant tech nerd Chester P. Runk (Brandon McKnight) and reformed cryogenic thief Mark Blaine (Jon Cor) — once again must face impossible odds to save the day. But as The Rogues are defeated, a deadly new adversary rises to challenge Barry Allen’s heroic legacy. And in their biggest battle yet, Barry and Team Flash will be pushed to their limits to save Central City one last time.
Arrowverse stars return for The flash‘s last season.
Several Arrowverse stars return for “The Final Run”. It was recently announced that Stephen Amell will reprise his role as Oliver Queen / Green Arrow in the ninth episode of the new season of The Flash. In addition to Amell, it was recently announced that several other Arrowverse alums will reprise their roles The flash‘s final season, with David Ramsey’s John Diggle, Keiynan Lonsdale’s Wally West and Sendhil Ramamurthy’s Bloodwork all starring in the new episodes. They join previously confirmed recurring guest stars Javicia Leslie as Ryan Wilder / Batwoman and Nicole Maines as Nia Nal / Dreamer.
The flashThe final season premieres Wednesday, February 8 at 8/7c on The CW.
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