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Old 02-05-2019, 12:03 PM
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The Flash Spoilers & Speculation #59: It's time for Nora's secrets to be revealed!

ϟTHE FLASH ϟ


Barry Allen was just 11 years old when his mother was killed in a bizarre and terrifying incident and his father was falsely convicted of the murder. With his life changed forever by the tragedy, Barry was taken in and raised by Detective Joe West, the father of Barry’s best friend, Iris. Now, Barry has become a brilliant, driven and endearingly geeky CSI investigator, whose determination to uncover the truth about his mother’s strange death leads him to follow up on every unexplained urban legend and scientific advancement that comes along.

Barry’s latest obsession is a cutting edge particle accelerator, created by visionary physicist Harrison Wells and his STAR Labs team, who claim that this invention will bring about unimaginable advancements in power and medicine. However, something goes horribly wrong during the public unveiling, and when the devastating explosion causes a freak storm, many lives are lost and Barry is struck by lightning. After nine months in a coma, Barry awakens to find his life has changed once again – the accident has given him the power of super speed, granting him the ability to move through Central City like an unseen guardian angel.

Barry has always had the heart of a hero and now he has the legs to match, but he quickly learns that being a superhero is not as easy as it seems -- and he can’t do it alone. While Barry struggles to understand his new abilities, the people around him also have to adjust to a new reality. Joe West, Barry’s surrogate father, is coming to grips with the fact that the world of the extraordinary actually does exist. Joe thought he understood what it meant to chase criminals, but now he’s facing opponents who can do more than just rob a bank, they can control the weather. Though he knows this remarkable turn of events is Barry’s destiny, every time Barry faces danger, Joe is terrified for his surrogate son. While Joe worries about Barry, Barry worries about Joe’s daughter Iris, and how his new life as The Flash will change their relationship. Iris and Barry grew up together, and she has always believed in Barry’s conviction that unknown forces were at work the night his mother was killed. Barry has kept his romantic feelings for Iris hidden, and now feels he must protect her by keeping his new identity a secret as well. And Iris has a secret of her own -- she has been dating her father’s partner, Detective Eddie Thawne, who is such a good guy, even Barry finds it hard to hate him. Still, there is tension between Barry and Thawne, who is jealous of Iris’ newfound fascination with The Flash and is determined to unmask him. Barry realizes that keeping the secret of his new identity separates him from Iris, even as her growing obsession with uncovering the truth brings her ever closer to The Flash.

Barry has found another kind of surrogate family in the team at Harrison Wells’ S.T.A.R. Labs. Wells himself is quickly becoming a second father figure to Barry, who learned about morality and justice from Joe, and is now learning about science and technology from Wells. Wells’ ultimate agenda remains somewhat mysterious, but Barry is excited by the grander worldview that has been opened for him, and the friendship he’s building with S.T.A.R. lab team members Caitlin Snow and Cisco Ramon. For Caitlin, who lost her fiancé in the catastrophic explosion, working with Barry is providing a much- needed sense of purpose and a way to deal with her grief. Caitlin’s excitement at seeing Barry learn to use his new power is balanced by her growing concern for his safety – she and Cisco have both learned that accidents have devastating consequences. Cisco was a close friend of Caitlin’s fiancé and secretly blames himself for the tragedy. A mechanical genius who comes up with amazing gadgets that help Barry control his speed, Cisco is happy to suddenly have a new project –- and a new friend –- in Barry.

While he struggles to combine these two very different groups of people into a crime-fighting unit, Barry is still excited every day by his newfound powers. He is also shocked to discover he is not the only “meta-human” created in the wake of the accelerator explosion – and not everyone is using the new powers for good. In the months since the accident, the city has seen a sharp increase in missing people, unexplained deaths and other strange phenomena. Barry now has a renewed purpose – using his gift of speed to protect the innocent, while never giving up on his quest to solve his mother’s murder and clear his father’s name. For now, only a few close friends and associates know that Barry is literally the fastest man alive, but it won’t be long before the world learns what Barry Allen has become…The Flash.

The series stars Grant Gustin (“Glee,” “Arrow”) as Barry Allen/The Flash, Candice Patton (“The Game”) as Iris West, Rick Cosnett (“The Vampire Diaries”) as Eddie Thawne, Danielle Panabaker (“Necessary Roughness,” “Justified”) as Caitlin Snow, Carlos Valdes (“Once” on Broadway ) as Cisco Ramon, with Tom Cavanagh (“Ed,” “Eli Stone”) as Harrison Wells and Jesse L. Martin (“Law & Order”) as Detective West. THE FLASH is produced by Bonanza Productions Inc. in association with Berlanti Productions and Warner Bros. Television, with executive producers Greg Berlanti (“Arrow,” “The Tomorrow People,” “Green Lantern”), Andrew Kreisberg (“Arrow,” “Eli Stone”), David Nutter (“Arrow,” “Game of Thrones”) and Sarah Schechter. The pilot was directed by David Nutter. This series is based upon characters published by DC Entertainment.








ϟ CAST

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Candice Patton as Iris West

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Carlos Valdes as Cisco Ramon

Tom Cavanagh as Harrison Wells

Jesse L. Martin as Detective West

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Old 02-05-2019, 01:25 PM
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Thanks for the new thread

How credible is this account?

Wouldn't they give Cisco a storyline if he was leaving? A nice send-off? Nothing?

I hope it's someone else...
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Old 02-06-2019, 02:44 AM
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If true, i would sadly bank on Joe or Cisco.

The first because of his health issues (though it seems resolved) and the second seems to have checked out of the show.
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Thanks for the new thread

How credible is this account?

Wouldn't they give Cisco a storyline if he was leaving? A nice send-off? Nothing?

I hope it's someone else...
You're welcome.

It seems legit. I think the fact he doesn't have a storyline is a good indication it's true. Remember Wally and Eddie. Same pattern.
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No, this sucks. Don't want to lose Joe or Cisco.
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Old 02-06-2019, 12:10 PM
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I think Joe is fine because otherwise JLM wouldn't have returned at all.

Cisco is going though. For sure.
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Unlike Wally and Eddie, Cisco has been with the show for five years. I agree that they wouldn't care though

He missed another episode

I liked 5x13 even though at this point the main plot is what it is

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Old 02-06-2019, 03:21 PM
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He did? Damn. It's him for sure.

Of all the people to leave. Shouldn't have been him. He's one of the few bright spots on the show.

Thanks for the pics.
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Thanks much for the new thread.
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You're welcome.

It seems legit. I think the fact he doesn't have a storyline is a good indication it's true. Remember Wally and Eddie. Same pattern.
It happens in all shows, saddly. When a cast member is about to leave, instead of giving him a last 'hurrah', it's usually the opposite. He fades away into oblivion untill he actually leaves.

I never undestood that. The only explanation I can see is that they hope people will get used to him disappearing...
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Has anyone stopped to think that the main cast that will leave will be Nora, that her participation was only for the season 5 and that probably two things will happen at the end of the season:
1- She will return to the future after everything is resolved
2-She will die by sacrificing herself to protect her parents.
And that probably with the change of timeline Iris may already be pregnant or to the point of already being.
This reminds me a little of Original Charmed, where Chris, son of Piper and Leo who came from the future to help, dies in the adult form the day he is born, maybe this happens in The Flash make this symbology, she dies in adult form sacrificing herself to protect her parents to the same time in which Iris discovers she is pregnant, making the end be bittersweet.
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I don't think they are talking about Nora because Nora leaving would be expected. She can't stay in the past forever.

But maybe you are right and they are just sensationalizing Nora's departure.
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I have definitely been hoping for the Charmed Chris storyline to happen with Nora but I don't think the writers have the capacity to deliver a story like that.

Nora will no doubt leave but Cisco is going too. Prepare yourselves guys. He's leaving.

He's missed 3 episodes this season. He's never done that before. The show has a pattern of fading characters who are leaving into the background. (Eddie and Wally).

It's a shame because outside of Barry and Iris. He's the only character (aside from Wally) that I hoped would be allowed to flourish but it never happened.
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