Comic-Con: China White to Appear in Arrow

A screening and Q&A of the new CW show Arrow happened earlier today at the San Diego Comic-Con and a special announcement was made that Emeral Archer fans will be glad to hear. Executive producers Marc Guggenheim, Andrew Kreisberg and David Nutter revealed that Kelly Hu will be playing China White in an episode of the upcoming series.

The character debuted in Andy Diggle and Jock’s Green Arrow: Year One and is described for the show as “a South Pacific drug cartel leader who Oliver Queen encounters during his five years marooned on a remote island.”kj

From Greg Berlanti (Green Lantern), Marc Guggenheim (Green Lantern), Andrew Kreisberg (Warehouse 13, Fringe) and David Nutter (Smallville, Supernatural, Game of Thrones), the hard-hitting action series reinvents the DC hero. After being marooned for five years on a remote island, billionaire Oliver Queen returns home with a mysterious agenda and very lethal new set of skills that he uses in a war on crime. The series premieres Wednesday, October 10th at 8 PMET/PT
 
The series stars Stephen Amell as Oliver Queen, Colin Donnell as Tommy, Katie Cassidy as Laurel Lance, David Ramsey as John Diggle, Willa Holland as Thea Queen, with Susanna Thompson as Moira Queen and Paul Blackthorne as Detective Quentin Lance.
 
We’ve had A LOT of Arrow coverage in the past few days and if you’ve missed any of it, you can catch it all right here.