Rob Leane Mar 20, 2017
In a change from the formula, The Flash
will face a non-speedy big bad in season 4...
Here's some exciting news: The Flash
's upcoming fourth season will throw out the rulebook, and pit Grant Gustin
's Barry Allen against a big bad that isn't a speedster.
After season 1's The Reverse-Flash (Tom Cavanagh
), season 2's Zoom (Tony Todd
) and season 3's Savitar (voiced by Tobin Bell
), the established formula of speedy season-long villains murdering Barry's loved ones is starting to wear a little thin, making this news very welcome indeed.
The scoop came from PaleyFest via The Hollywood Reporter. At the event, producer Andrew Kreisberg
said this: "Next season, we're not going to have a speedster as the main bad guy". Simples.
"With Savitar, we know who he is, and we've been planning this for a while," Kreisberg added. "The first two seasons