We have exciting news Arrow fans, it looks like our old buddy Malcolm Merlyn will be returning for the final season of Arrow. Stephen Amell has confirmed the return of John Barrowman for the final season of the show. Are you stoked to see the dark archer return? Sound off with your thoughts AFTER THE JUMP! Arrow kicks off its final season on Tuesday, October 15th at 8pm Central on The CW!
For those of you who are unaware, Amell made a promise to Barrowman before he turned 50 that he would deliver the actor’s birthday cake while wearing a tiny bathing suit. Amell made good on his promise in 2017, showing up to Barrowman’s festivities in a Speedo.
When asked by a fan if he would deliver another cake in a bathing suit for Barrowman’s 60th birthday, Amell spilled the news:
“It’s part of the deal, every ten years I put on a tiny suit and I deliver John Barrowman a birthday cake,” Amell said. “He’s back in the show in Season 8, and that was actually a rider that he put into his contract, so…”