In a freak accident, police scientist Barry Allen is struck by lightning and doused in chemicals. Barry discovers that this accident has made him the fastest man alive, able to move at nearly the speed of sound. With the help of STAR Labs scientist Tina McGee, he learns to control his powers... He sets forth to clean up the streets of Central City as The Flash.
Last Episode01x22 The Trial of the Trickster Aired: May. 18, 1991
The Trickster engineers an escape during his trial. When the Flash comes after him, the Trickster brainwashes him into becoming his partner in …
Series Fun Facts
- Mark Hamill would reprise his role of James Jesse AKA 'The Trickster' in The Flash (2014) in the episodes 'Tricksters' and "Running to Stand Still".
- According to producers, had the series received a second season it would have featured appearances by classic Flash villains Vandal Savage and Weather Wizard.
- M. Emmet Walsh plays the father of Tim Thomerson. In real life, Walsh is only 11 years older than Thomerson. Walsh also plays the husband of Priscilla Pointer and their characters are…
[show]M. Emmet Walsh plays the father of Tim Thomerson. In real life, Walsh is only 11 years older than Thomerson. Walsh also plays the husband of Priscilla Pointer and their characters are supposed to be close in age. In real life, Pointer is 11 years older than Walsh.