Newsflash: ‘The Flash’ is back

Season two of CW's

Season two of CW’s “The Flash” premiers Tuesday, Oct. 6 at 8 p.m. Photo courtesy of

George Johnston


On Tuesday, Oct. 6, the second season of “The Flash” will premiere on the CW network at 8 p.m.

Staring Grant Gustin as The Flash, this season will continue to follow Barry’s journey toward becoming the legendary superhero.

Barry will have help with his super-heroics from the S.T.A.R. LABS team of Doctor Caitlin Snow and Cisco Ramon, played by Danielle Panabaker and Carlos Valdes, respectively. Candice Patton and Jesse L. Martin are returning this season as Barry’s stepsister, Iris and stepfather, Joe West. Tom Cavanagh is also returning in a yet-to-be-known villainous role.

Australian actor Keiynan Lonsdale will make his American television debut as Iris’ nephew, Wally West.

“The Flash” zooms back onto television sets this Tuesday at 8 p.m. on the CW.

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