Only a few days after The CW and Warner Bros. Tv introduced that The Flash can be ending with its upcoming ninth season, sequence star Grant Gustin, who performs Barry Allen and the titular superhero, posted a video addressing the “bittersweet” information.
“It’s been an unbelievable almost 10 years of taking part in this character and attending to be part of this present with a tremendous solid and crew, and a lot love from you guys, from the followers, the individuals who love the present,” he mentioned within the video shared to Instagram. “It’s the one motive we’ve been capable of go so long as we’ve got, and I’m actually excited to get to do that yet one more time, end on our phrases. I’m going to get pleasure from each minute of it as a lot as I can.”
Gustin went on to thank the followers for his or her assist. “I couldn’t be extra honored to be related to this character, most likely for the remainder of my life and profession. It’s significantly a real honor. … I hope you get pleasure from this final season. I do know I’m going to get pleasure from making it.” Watch the video above for his full assertion.
The Flash‘s last season will premiere in 2023 on The CW and encompass 13 episodes. Coming into its ninth season, it’s the longest-running Arrowverse sequence. Arrow wrapped with a shortened (10-episode) eighth and last season in 2020. Black Lightning ended after 4 seasons in 2021, Supergirl wrapped with Season 6 in 2021, and each Batwoman and Legends of Tomorrow had been canceled in 2022 after three and 7 seasons, respectively. Superman & Lois is returning for its third season, in 2023, and as was simply established, it takes place on a special Earth.
The Flash has remained one of many community’s hottest reveals. Its eighth season completed as one in all its most-watched sequence of the 2021-2022 season with 1.03 million viewers. It additionally ranked amongst its most streamed reveals on its digital platforms.
“9 seasons! 9 years of saving Central Metropolis whereas taking audiences on an emotional journey filled with coronary heart, humor, and spectacle. And now Barry Allen has reached the beginning gate for his final race. So many wonderful folks have given their abilities, time, and like to carry this excellent present to life every week,” govt producer Eric Wallace mentioned in an announcement in regards to the sequence ending. “So, as we get able to honor the present’s unbelievable legacy with our thrilling last chapter, I need to say thanks to our phenomenal solid, writers, producers, and crew over time who helped make The Flash such an unforgettable expertise for audiences world wide.”
The Flash, Ninth and Last Season, 2023, The CW