Wendy Mericle

Wendy Mericle

Arrow's Wendy Mericle Signs Deal with ABC Studios

The announcement earlier this week that Arrow executive producer and co-showrunner Wendy Mericle was leaving the series left one question: where was she going? Marc Guggenheim, the other showrunner for the series, is staying on as a story consultant for the Arrowverse and has other shows in the works and writes a few comic books. […]

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Arrow Season 6: Inside Tonight's Thanksgiving-Themed Episode

While other shows are taking the night off for the U.S. holiday, Thanksgiving, Arrow has decided to do a themed episode that looks to have some big ramifications. Executive producer Wendy Mericle takes inside the episode where we see that Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) is at a public celebration of the holiday with his family […]


Arrow Season 6: Inside The Episode Next Of Kin

Tonight's episode of Arrow, Next of Kin, shows us the changes in the team now that Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) has stepped away to focus on being a father and a mayor. And really, those two jobs are big enough. Being the leader of a vigilante group is just a bit much, don't you think? […]


Arrow Co-Showrunner Blows Away Most Of The Vigilante Theories

Don't you hate it when you absolutely know something to be true only to find out that it's not? Arrow did that to most of us comic fans last season when the introduced Adrian Chase and Vigilante to the Arrowverse. In the comics, Adrian Chase IS Vigilante and actor Josh Segarra was coming along nicely […]

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Greg Berlanti's Female Lead Kung Fu Reboot Gets Put Pilot Commitment From Fox

Super-producer Greg Berlanti and Arrow co-showrunner Wendy Mericle have gotten a put pilot commitment from Fox for a female-lead reboot of the 1970's series Kung Fu. The new series will be a sequel to the one that was created by Ed Spielman and starred David Carradine as Kwai Chang Caine.  It was set in the […]


Arrow Season 6 Is Not Ending The Flashback Scenes

During the airing of the Vixen animated movie on the CW, they aired some interviews with the different Arrowverse showrunners talking about the upcoming season. But they only showed a portion of those interviews. The one they did with Marc Guggenheim and Wendy Mericle of Arrow included some interesting information… like the fact that the […]

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Arrow Season 6: A Hint At Michael Emerson's Mysterious Role

Ever since the announcement that Michael Emerson (Lost, Person of Interest) would be joining the cast of Arrow for season six, the internet had been trying to figure out who he's going to be playing. We know that Team Arrow is going to go up against a group of people and that Anatoly Knyazev (David […]


Arrow Season 6: What Producers Are Looking For In A Big Bad

We've seen a casting call that, if true, gives us an idea of who the villain (or villains) of Arrow Season 6 is going to be. Hopefully we'll get official confirmation of that tomorrow during the Arrow panel at San Diego Comic-Con. But until then, executive producer Wendy Mericle told TVLine what they are looking for: […]


Arrow Season 6: Wendy Mericle Talks Survival, Team Arrow, And Flashbacks

Along with yesterday's reveal of the new Black Canary costume, there were a few other tidbits executive producer Wendy Miracle shared with EW.com that are worth noting. Arrow Season 6 doesn't start where the fifth left off. Like in real time, the show picks up five months later. Also, one of the main themes of […]

Will We See Helix Again In Arrow Season 6?

With the season finale of Arrow, there were a lot of unanswered questions like… who the heck is still alive beside Oliver and William? But that is only part of the unanswered question. There is also the one involving Vigilante and who he is if he's not Adrian Chase. And then there's also the matter […]

Team Arrow's Down Time Is Short Lived As Prometheus' Plan Unfolds

Prometheus is behind bars so all is good. The last two episodes can be focuses on Oliver and Felicity getting back together or Curtis and his T-spheres… maybe an episode of Diggle playing with his son. OR… getting captured was all part of Adrian Chases plans and now he's upping the game. My money's on […]

Was Oliver Queen's Father A Murderer?

After last week's Bunker episode, Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) is back at his office where he discovers that Adrian Chase (Josh Segarra) has sent him a gift. A fifteen-year old dead body that looks like it was killed by Robert Queen. Executive Producer and showrunner Wendy Mericle talks about the episode and the game that […]


How The New Arrow Episode Ties To The Original Star Trek Series

Some of you may call this a stretch… others will think this is cool. A new Inside Arrow video has been released for Underneath. The episode finds Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) and Felicity Smoak (Emily Bett Rickards) trapped inside the bunker after Prometheus (Josh Segarra) sets off an EMP. Executive producer Wendy Mericle, who also […]

The Flashbacks Come Full Circle In Arrow Season Finale

With the season finale of Arrow only five weeks away and the show coming full circle as the Flashback meet where the Pilot episode began, you have to wonder if the will end exactly at where we first met Oliver. Executive producer Wendy Mericle told EW.com: We've managed to hopefully stick the landing on it […]


The Season Finale Of Arrow Will Be Very Different This Time

Though there wasn't a lot said on the panel at Paley Fest over the weekend, Rotten Tomatoes got executive producer Wendy Mericle to talk about some upcoming Arrow news. It starts off with how the season finales of season 1-4 all put Star City in danger of being destroyed. You'd like to think they'd come up […]

Thea Queen Finds Her Inner Moira On The Next Arrow

In this week's episode of Arrow, Prometheus has moved his attacks on to Oliver Queen and the Mayor's office, leaking the story that the Green Arrow's killing of Billy Malone was covered up. Now the team is scrambling to try and weather the storm, but its Thea who wants to take a much more aggressive […]

Hints At What The Arrow Writers Have In Store For Thea Queen

Thea Queen (Willa Holland) has been away for a while on Arrow, but returned last week for Specter of the Gun. She's also only suited up a couple times this season, spending most of her time handling issues in the Mayor's office. But Oliver's sister will be getting a lot more to do in the […]

You Can't Have Green Arrow Without Black Canary… Even On TV

In the comics, whenever you have a Green Arrow series you know that Black Canary will show up, probably sooner rather than later. The two are as matched as Clark Kent and Lois Lane… just doesn't seem right to have one without the other. Seems it's that way on Television as well. Even though Arrow […]

John Diggle Makes A New Friend When Arrow Returns

We know the big plot lines for the rest of the season involve Prometheus and Black Canary. But we can't forget that John Diggle (David Ramsey) is having some issues of his own he has to deal with. The teaser we got for Arrow's return had Dig and Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) talking at the […]

Dolph Lundgren's The Big Bad For Arrow Season 5 Flashbacks

Just as Baron Reiter was the big bad from the season four flashbacks, as Oliver Queen heads to Russia to keep his promise to Taiana, he will have to deal with the Bratva and a new big bad played by Dolph Lundgren. Executive Producer Wendy Mericle talked with TVLine about what they have planed for the […]