NEWS: First Look at Nick Tarabay as Captain Boomerang
Surprisingly Boomerang won't be making his first appearance on The Flash alongside his fellow Rogues....it seems has if this version of Boomerang will already have been in the Suicide Squad and bailed on Argus...he may even be the reason that Amanda Waller started implanting the chips into the Squads heads.
The description released says
Who is he??...
Nick Tarabay as Digger Harkness aka Captain Boomerang
Name: George "Digger" Harkness
Codename: Captain Boomerang
-He is a violent thug from Australia
-Uses a variety of high-tech and "trick"boomerangs to commit his crimes
-In the past he has been a member of the Suicide Squad, Injustice League, The Secret Society of Super-Villains, and EVEN The Black Lantern Corps
-Harkness was killed during the Identity Crisis story line and was later resurrected, as mentioned above, in the Blackest Night storyline
-He is the father of Owen Mercer (mentioned below)
Mastery of throwing boomerangs such as:
1) Explosive Boomerang: A boomerang that explodes.
2) Collapsible Boomerang: A boomerang that collapses so that it can be easily concealed.
3) Lightning Boomerang: A lightning-fast boomerang that even knocked out the Flash.
4) Rocket Boomerang: A large boomerang capable of launching into space.
5) Razor Boomerang: A boomerang capable of cutting through bone and flesh when thrown correctly. He used this boomerang to kill Jack Drake.
Marc Guggenheim tweeted the photo below from the storyboard taken from one of the two crossover episodes, "Flash vs. Arrow" or "The Brave and The Bold"
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