Stephen Amell Says Oliver Queen “Gets To Say Goodbye” In ‘Arrow’s 100th Episode

The 100th episode of Arrow, the show that started the CW’s Arrowverse is imminent, and to celebrate that milestone, the showrunners have decided to bring back many of the people Oliver Queen has lost over the years, such as his parents or the first love of his life, Laurel Lance. Check out the official synopsis below:

“Invasion!”— (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)

ARROW CELEBRATES 100 EPISODES; THE EPIC SUPERHERO CROSSOVER CONTINUES — Oliver (Stephen Amell) wakes up to a life where he never got on The Queen’s Gambit.  Robert (guest star Jamey Sheridan) and Moira Queen (guest star Susanna Thompson) are alive and well.  Laurel (guest star Katie Cassidy) is his loving fiancée and their wedding is imminent.  Everything seems perfect, but Oliver starts to notice small imperfections that make him question this new reality.  Meanwhile, Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards) and the recruits take on a new threat with help from The Flash (guest star Grant Gustin) and Supergirl (guest star Melissa Benoist).  James Bamford directed the episode with story by Greg Berlanti and written by Marc Guggenheim & Wendy Mericle (#508).  Original airdate 11/30/2016.”

In a recent interview with TV Line, Amell elaborated on what this will mean for Oliver, teasing that he might finally find some closure.

“There [is] a very therapeutic moment for my character towards the end [of the episode] where I get to say goodbye to people that I never got the chance to say goodbye to.”

This definitely sounds like the episode will take us on an emotional rollercoaster. Are you excited? Feel free to let us know in the comments or on Twitter / Instagram!

Jonathan Warncke

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