TV Series | TV-PG | | Action, Adventure, Drama
After being struck by lightning, Barry Allen wakes up from his coma to discover he's been given the power of super speed, becoming the Flash, fighting crime in Central City.
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Liam McIntyre who plays the title role in Starz TV show Spartacus (2010), plays Mark Mardon (Weather Wizard) in The Flash. His Spartacus co-stars (Cynthia Addai-Robinson, Nick E. Tarabay, Katrina Law and Manu Bennett) all played roles as bad guys in Arrow (2012) (the show The Flash spun off from) and his co-star Todd Lasance is cast in season 3.
My name is Barry Allen and I am the fastest man alive. To the outside world, I am an ordinary forensic scientist, but secretly with the help of my friends in S.T.A.R. Labs, I fight crime and find other meta-humans like me. I hunted down the man who ...
When running at super speed, Flash communicates with his team in real time; but to Barry his team would be talking super slow and to his team he would be talking super fast. A real time conversation simply is not physically possible at super speed.
The DC Comics logo features a comic-book image of the Flash.