After a violent shipwreck, billionaire playboy Oliver Queen was missing and presumed dead for five years before being discovered alive on a remote island in the Pacific. When he returns home to Starling City Oliver has been changed by his ordeal on the island. While he hides the truth about the man he's become, he desperately wants to make amends for the actions he took as the boy he was.
Last Episode02x23 Unthinkable Aired: May. 14, 2014
Season 2 ends with Slade kidnapping and threatening to kill another person in Oliver's life, which forces Oliver to decide whether he is a killer …
Series Fun Facts
- Edward Fyres is a recurring nemesis for Oliver Queen on the island. In the comic book series sometime after "The Longbow Hunters", Edward Fyres became a recurring nemesis for Green Arrow.…
[show]Edward Fyres is a recurring nemesis for Oliver Queen on the island. In the comic book series sometime after "The Longbow Hunters", Edward Fyres became a recurring nemesis for Green Arrow. Fyres in the comic book was a mercenary, not unlike the character in "Arrow".
- Curare is a real poison that is sometimes used on arrowheads to hunt animals and can cause paralysis.
- In the comics, Dinah "Laurel" Lance is the real name of the heroine, The Black Canary. On this show it is her sister, Sara, who dons that name as her alter-ego.