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The Flash 

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After being struck by lightning, Barry Allen wakes up from his coma to discover he's been given the power of super speed, becoming the next Flash, fighting crime in Central City.
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Season 7 Premiere



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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Barry considers a risky plan to save Iris from the Mirrorverse; Ralph attempts to stop Sue from making a grave mistake that could destroy her life.


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Tuesday, May 5, 2020

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 27 wins & 83 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Grant Gustin ...  Barry Allen / ... 138 episodes, 2014-2021
Candice Patton ...  Iris West / ... 134 episodes, 2014-2021
Tom Cavanagh ...  Dr. Harry Wells / ... 134 episodes, 2014-2021
Danielle Panabaker ...  Caitlin Snow / ... 133 episodes, 2014-2020
Carlos Valdes ...  Cisco Ramon / ... 133 episodes, 2014-2020
Jesse L. Martin ...  Joe West / ... 133 episodes, 2014-2020
Danielle Nicolet ...  Cecile Horton 56 episodes, 2015-2020

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Storyline

Barry Allen is a Central City police forensic scientist with a reasonably happy life, despite the childhood trauma of a mysterious red and yellow lightning killing his mother and framing his father. All that changes when a massive particle accelerator accident leads to Barry being struck by lightning in his lab. Coming out of coma nine months later, Barry and his new friends at S.T.A.R labs find that he now has the ability to move at superhuman speed. Furthermore, Barry learns that he is but one of many affected by that event, most of whom are using their powers for evil. Determined to make a difference, Barry dedicates his life to fighting such threats, as The Flash. While he gains allies he never expected, there are also secret forces determined to aid and manipulate him for their own agenda. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (kchishol@rogers.com)

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Trivia

When the Flash travels to Earth-2, he returns a phone call to his mother. On the list of preset numbers on his phone are the names Bruce, Hal, and Diana. This is obviously a nod to other DC comic heroes Batman (Bruce Wayne), Green Lantern, (Hal Jordan), and Wonder Woman (Diana Prince). See more »

Goofs

When running at super speed, Flash communicates with his team in real time; but to Barry his team would be talking super slow and to his team he would be talking super fast. A real time conversation simply is not physically possible at super speed. See more »

Quotes

[Season 5 opening]
Barry Allen: My name is Barry Allen and I am the fastest man alive. To the outside world, I am an ordinary forensic scientist. But secretly, with the help of my friends at S.T.A.R. Labs I fight crime and find other meta-humans like me. But when my daughter came back from the future to help, she changed the present, and now our world is more dangerous than ever and I'm the only one fast enough to save it. I am the Flash.
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Crazy Credits

The DC Comics logo (2014-2015) features a comic-book image of the Flash. See more »

Connections

Spin-off The Flash: Chronicles of Cisco (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

The Flash Theme
Written by Blake Neely
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Get rid of Nora & Iris!
13 October 2019 | by Mliss49See all my reviews

These women are pains. Nora is a big cry baby and Iris has been a pain since S1E1


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 October 2014 (USA) See more »

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16:9 HD
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