Brandon Routh will suit up for another superhero production as Ray Palmer for the CW hit Arrow.
According to Deadline.com, Routh has signed on to the actioner with a 14-episode recurring role. The character will supposedly acts as a love interest for IT sidekick Felicity Smoak.
This marks the second time Routh has suited for a DC Comics hero after playing Superman in 2006’s Superman Returns. Palmer, alter ego for superhero The Atom, is a scientist and inventor who gains the ability to shrink or grow the size of his body and other objects down to the subatomic level. Whether his powers will play a role in Arrow is unknown.
Routh recently wrapped an arc on TBS’ The Exes. He has also appeared in Chuck and Scott Pilgrim vs. the World.