'Flash'/'Arrow' Spinoff Casts Its Hawkgirl

The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed, Ciara Renee is swooping into the CW superhero universe. The Broadway actress is joining the joining the Flash/Arrow spinoff that will feature characters from both superhero series. Renee will play Kendra Saunders, who in the comics is a young woman who has been reincarnated multiple times, assuming the role of the heroic character throughout the ages. She joins a growing roster of stars coming aboard the untitled project, which is from Arrow creators Greg Berlanti, Andrew Kreisberg and Marc Guggenheim.