Flash pilot casts original Flash star in mystery role

1990 Flash and Teen Wolf star John Wesley Shipp joins The CW’s Flash pilot

John Wesley Shipp as Barry Allen in 1990's Flash TV series
John Wesley Shipp as Barry Allen in 1990’s Flash TV series

According to The Hollywood Reporter, The CW’s Flash TV series has cast John Wesley Shipp in an unspecified role in the pilot that could lead to him getting a recurring role if the show is picked up.

Now best known for Dawson’s Creek and Teen Wolf, Shipp played Barry Allen in 1990’s poorly remembered Flash TV show on CBS.

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