Brandon Routh Is The Atom
By Dr. Know on July 7th, 2014
Former Superman Brandon Routh is jumping back into the DC Universe; the actors has been cast as Ray Palmer, aka The Atom in CW’s Arrow. Palmer will serve as a love interest for Felicity Smoak as well as become the new head of Queen Consolidated.
Capable of shrinking to subatomic sizes, Ray Palmer was introduced in 1961 by Julius Schwartz, Gardner Fox and Gil Kane. A member of the Justice League and Teen Titans at one point, The Atom and Green Arrow actually share an adversary in Deathstroke, played by Manu Bennett in the TV series.
The season opens for the third season of Arrow airs Wednesday October 8 at 8 P.M. ET/PT on the CW.