(Update: The official synopsis of the series has now been revealed as well!)
Today the CW has officially greenlit the first of their new series for the 2015-16 season, and among those series is the “Arrow” and “Flash” spinoff show titled, “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow.”
Here is the report about the announcement from Variety.
“DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” is a mashup of DC legends starring a team of “The Flash” and “Arrow” characters. Victor Garber (“The Flash”) Brandon Routh (“Arrow”), Caity Lotz (“Arrow”), Arthur Darvill, Ciarra Renee, Franz Drameh star, alongside Dominic Purcell (“The Flash”) and Wentworth Miller (“The Flash”). The series hails from Bonanza Productions, Berlanti Productions and Warner Bros. TV with Berlanti, Marc Guggenheim, Andrew Kreisberg and Sarah Schechter exec producing.
“When heroes alone are not enough … the world needs legends. Having seen the future, one he will desperately try to prevent from happening, time-traveling rogue Rip Hunter is tasked with assembling a disparate group of both heroes and villains to confront an unstoppable threat — one in which not only is the planet at stake, but all of time itself. Can this ragtag team defeat an immortal threat unlike anything they have ever known?”
No official premiere date has been set yet, but there have been reports that it may premiere in early 2016.
Stay tuned as we await more details to come out for “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow”!