Matt Ryan resurrects 'Constantine' for guest spot on 'Arrow'

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Posted: Aug 11, 2015 7:19 PM
Matt Ryan resurrects 'Constantine' for guest spot on 'Arrow'

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Matt Ryan is resuming his role on the short-lived NBC series "Constantine," for an upcoming episode of "Arrow," The CW network announced Tuesday.

Both series are a part of the DC Comics universe and were produced by Warner Bros. Television.

"Arrow" stars Stephen Amell as Oliver Queen, who moonlights as a hooded hero who uses a bow and arrow to protect his city from villains.

Ryan plays John Constantine a former con man-turned supernatural detective.

A press release from The CW said Constantine will "provide critical support to Oliver when arrows aren't enough."

"Arrow" returns for its fourth season on The CW on Oct.7 at 8 p.m. EDT.