The CW has fully revealed their fall schedule and with it comes the announcement that "The Flash" will premiere on Tuesday, October 7 at 8 p.m. Eastern Time with "Arrow" premiering on Wednesday, October 8 at 8 p.m. Eastern Time. An encore presentation of "The Flash" pilot will follow the season three premiere of "Arrow."
"The Flash" arrives from co-creators Greg Berlanti and Andrew Kreisberg, who, along with Geoff Johns, wrote the pilot episode which was helmed by "Arrow" pilot director David Nutter. Grant Gustin will star as the titular hero along with Candice Patton as Iris West, Jesse L. Martin as Iris's father, Detective West, Michelle Harrison as Barry's mother Nora Allen and many others, including John Wesley Shipp, from the original "The Flash" TV series, as Barry Allen's father.
Arrow and The Flash Get October Premiere Dates - SuperHeroHype