Arrow has now established itself as one of the biggest superhero shows on TV, and with it Stephen Amell is becoming one of the biggest stars. The man under that green hood first began playing Oliver Queen back in 2012, in what was his major breakthrough role. Since then hes amassed a considerable fanbase alongside the show, partly because of the shows success, partly due to the fact hes shirtless so much and works out on that salmon ladder, but also because he just seems like a nice, down-to-earth sort of person, who takes the time to interact with his fans and loves what hes doing. As the Arrow universe gets bigger - as well as The Flash, theres new spin-off Legends of Tomorrow arriving soon - Amells role and profile will continue to expand. Before Arrow returns for its fourth season - in which Amell has stated he will not be wearing the Arrow suit - in October, hell be filming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2, which is set for release next summer. Were going to be seeing a lot more of him, so heres a look at some facts that you might not have known about Starling Citys vigilante
Honourable Mention: He Doesnt Wanna Build A Snowman!
When asked the question during a Facebook Q&A with his fans, Amell responded with: Thats not a cocaine reference is it? Turns out he is the only person in the world who hasnt seen Frozen.
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NCTJ-qualified journalist. Most definitely not a racing driver. Drink too much tea; eat too much peanut butter; watch too much TV. Sadly only the latter paying off so far.
A mix of wise-old man in a young man's body with a child-like wonder about him and a great otherworldly sensibility.