TV Series | TV-14 | | Action, Adventure, Crime
Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante armed with a bow.
John Diggle was named after Andy Diggle, writer of "Green Arrow - Year One". A "judge Grell" is referenced in the pilot, paying homage to Michael Grell, the long running writer of the Green Arrow comics.
It feels really good having you inside me... And by you I mean your voice. And by me I mean my ear. I'm going to stop talking. Right now.
Oliver Queen: That would be my preference.
In the promotional picture for the series it shows a shirtless Oliver. The scars from his time on the island are visible, but there is no tattoo. During the series Oliver has a tattoo on his chest, a tattoo that plays an important role in at least one episode (1x03 "Lone Gunmen") and has been visible in every other episode.
The DC Comics logo is colored green and features a comic-book image of Green Arrow.