Colton Haynes, a former cast member of the show Teen Wolf, has signed on for a MAJOR supporting role on Arrow.
The best part, though, is WHOM he shall be playing!!
Hayes will play Roy Harper, a marksman from The Green Arrow comic books that eventually becomes The Green Arrow's sidekick Speedy as well as also appearing in the Justice League as a one armed, drug addicted superhero named Red Arrow.
The producers on the show have been extremely tight lipped on Haynes' character, but they have described Roy Harper as:
According to Richie, she often sees magazines praising her for overcoming the cray cray times of her youth. We're talking multiple arrests, rehab, and a headlines-making stint on the Simple Life, people!
While the mom of two feels pride for her recent accomplishments, she's not going to forget about the mistakes which led her to this happy place. Richie's colorful history is what made her who she is today, after all!