After a slew of off-screen adjustments, The Flash returned in 2021 with a patched-together season. Everything we know so far about Arrowverse Season 7 is included below.
The Flash Season 7 premiered on The CW on December 27, 2021, and this article on the season was initially written on June 9, 2020. The original article is here, updated to include the most recent developments in this field.
the network’s highest-rated series for six consecutive seasons, the CW announced the renewal of The Flash for Season 7 in January 2020.
There were three missing episodes from the original 22-episode order when the series ended its sixth season in May.
Season 6 of The Flash had some behind-the-scenes adjustments that altered the story. As a result, the series’ production start date was moved back several months, from July to October, and its original launch date (originally set for January 2021) was also postponed.
Everything we know about The Flash Season 7 thus far, including the release date, cast, story arc, and more, is included here for your convenience.
The Flash Season 7
on The CW on March 2, 2021 was the premiere of the seventh season of The Flash, which is based on the DC Comics character Barry Allen/Flash.
The season revolves around Barry attempting to stop Eva McCulloch, finding a method to locate his missing wife, Iris West Allen, and dealing with the consequences of the resurrection of the speed force and the godspeed war.
It is a spin-off of Arrow and takes place in the same universe as the other shows in the Arrowverse. Eric Wallace is the showrunner for this season, which is produced by Berlanti Productions, Warner Bros. Television, and DC Entertainment.
When was the Release Date of Flash Season 7
The Flash’s seventh season has always debuted in October, but the year 2020 has thrown a wrench in TV production schedules.
It causes viewers to be without their favourite show for an extended period of time. The CW launched Season 7 on February 23, 2021, following months of uncertainty.
The Flash Season 7 Spoilers
The CW has published the following summary for season seven of The Flash, according to Flickering Myth, indicating that viewers can expect more action-packed thrills and surprises.
To confront the new Mirror Master (Efrat Dor), The Flash must reunite with his estranged wife Iris West-Allen (Candice Patton), who has been absent since the end of Season 1.
“The Flash will eventually defeat the new Mirror Master (Efrat Dor). His squad and marriage could be torn apart, but he’ll also unleash a more potent and terrible menace on Central City.”
However, the coronavirus pandemic has had an impact on how the season seven storyline will be constructed. Fans can expect the same action-packed stories and colourful antagonists.
There will be a shift in the usual narrative arc, as previously planned episodes for the conclusion of season six will be merged into the beginning of season seven in some fashion.
Who Appeared in the Cast of the Flag Season 7?
Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Jesse L. Martin, Tom Cavanagh, Carlos Valdes, and Danielle Panabaker all reprised their roles from the previous season.
Danielle Nicolet, who was upgraded to series regular in Season 5, also returns for Season 7. Kayla Compton and Brandon McKnight have been elevated to regular cast members.
She returned as Kamilla Hwang in Season 5, but was not promoted to regular cast member Victoria Park in Season 7.
As Bart Allen/Impulse and Mark Stevens/Chillbane, Jordan Fisher and Jon Cor join the cast for Season 7 as new recurring and guest characters, respectively.
Who Left the Cast of the Flash Season 7?
Hartley Sawyer was not one of the returning cast members for The Flash Season 7. When racist and misogynist tweets were discovered by the program’s producers, Ralph Dibny and Elongated Man actor Sawyer was sacked from the show.
Read the joint statement from The CW, producers Warner Bros. TV and Berlanti Productions below (via THR): As previously reported, The Flash season seven will not feature a return for Hartley Sawyer.
We do not allow any kind of discrimination based on race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, or sexual orientation when it comes to Mr. Sawyer’s social media comments.
Such statements run against to our company’s principles and standards, which are always evolving to provide a safe, inclusive, and productive workplace for all.”
In addition, Carlos Valdes and Tom Cavanagh made their final appearances in Season 7. For the first three episodes of the new season.
Cavanagh returned to the show in order to wrap up the storylines of his various characters. As of the 12th episode, Valdes had left the show.
What is the Season 7 Storyline of The Flash?
The final episode of Season 6 found Team Flash attempting to halt Eva and rescue Iris from the Mirrorverse, but with little progress.
Eva was able to assassinate her husband, but it is still unclear what else she has in store for the citizens of Central City. Meanwhile, Kamilla and Iris were working together to locate Singh and flee.
After a while, Iris’s neurological dissonance became so bad that she vanished right in front of Kamilla’s eyes in the Season 6 finale.
Fans will have to wait a long time to find out where she went in the next episode, which is a disappointment.
What Happened at the End of the Flash Season 6
Iris West-Allen vanished from the Mirrorverse and Eva McCulloch, the season’s main villain, triumphed in a dramatic battle towards the end of Season 6 of the Flash.
Arrowverse fell three episodes short of its original 22-episode order when the Season 6 finale aired. If you want to see the remaining three episodes of Season 6, you’ll have to wait until the new season begins.
For the first time since the show’s start, The Flash season 7 was postponed from its traditional October time slot. After seven seasons, we finally know when the eighth and final season of The Flash will be available to stream on Netflix.
It’s up to Barry Allen (AKA The Flash) now that he’s survived the Crisis on Infinite Earths to take on the evil Mirror Master and the speedy Godspeed.