Tom Cavanagh, who portrays Eobard Thawne, a.ok.a. Reverse-Flash on The Flash, confirms he’s directing Superman & Lois season 3, episode 1.
A significant The Flash actor will direct Superman & Lois season 3, episode 1. Superman & Lois has had an eventful yr, because the Arrowverse drama introduced in its personal tackle DC’s Bizarro World. Whereas it appeared like Bizarro was initially the Large Unhealthy of season 2, Superman & Lois went with a special Man of Metal villain by way of Ally Allston, one of many Parasites within the comics. Dubbed because the Inverse World, Superman & Lois season 2 has re-introduced the Multiverse idea, because the heroes of Earth-Prime have been below the assumption that their world is all that’s left after Disaster on Infinite Earths.
The previous few episodes of Superman & Lois season 2 have began to carry every part full circle. Whereas Clark is presently in restoration mode, Ally has begun the method of seeing Earth-Prime merged with the Inverse World. With the season 2 season finale developing, it will likely be not less than six months earlier than Superman & Lois season 3 arrives on The CW. Whereas it was considered one of two Arrowverse exhibits to be renewed for an additional yr, Superman & Lois season 3, together with The Flash season 9, is being saved for 2023. Tom Cavanagh performs Eobard Thawne, aka the Reverse-Flash, in Superman & Lois‘ fellow Arrowverse collection.
Though the look forward to Superman & Lois season 3 shall be an extended one, some thrilling particulars are already beginning to roll in. In an interview with TV Insider, Cavanagh confirmed he shall be directing Superman & Lois season 3, episode 1. This can mark Cavanagh’s second directing function on Superman & Lois. Whereas Cavanagh could not reveal any particulars, The Flash star talked concerning the expertise of returning to the Arrowverse collection to direct one other episode.
“Yeah. I used to be doing the finale of The Flash and it was like, “All proper, nicely what else is on the market?” And so they had been asking concerning the premiere and I imply, that present has the benefit of the anamorphic lenses and that visible richness. So for a director, it’s simply such a pleasure to go there and have these instruments at your disposal. And that’s simply the technical facet, not even mentioning the large solid and crew, and pleasure with which they type of sort out their tales. So, yeah I’m actually trying ahead to leaping again within the seat to do their premiere.”
Cavanagh’s first time directing on Superman & Lois was the season 1 finale, “Final Sons of Krypton.” Nonetheless, Cavanagh’s duties behind the digicam is not the primary time a preferred Arrowverse actor from one other present has “crossed over” to helm an episode of Superman & Lois. Arrow star David Ramsey, who portrays Arrowverse’s John Diggle/Spartan, led his first Superman & Lois episode again in season 1 for “Man of Metal.” Ramsey, who will reprise the function of Diggle in subsequent week’s Superman & Lois season 2 finale, additionally directed episodes “The Ties That Bind” and “Fact and Penalties.”
Though Superman & Lois has been restrictive with doing conventional Arrowverse crossovers on the display, it’s fascinating to see that actors who’ve additionally turn into administrators do crossover to helm an episode or two. Regardless of the dearth of connections to the broader franchise, Superman & Lois season 2 finale will be answering these Arrowverse questions, which can open the door for extra interconnectivity in season 3. With Sam Lane set to be the one to make clear what Superman & Lois‘ place within the Arrowverse is, time will inform what this does for future seasons. Within the meantime, Superman & Lois season 3, episode 1 from Cavanagh is the one Arrowverse crossover that audiences have confirmed.
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Supply: TV Insider
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