Arrow was an American television series developed by Greg Berlanti, Andrew Kreisberg and Marc Guggenheim, broadcast on The CW since October 10, 2012, and starring Stephen Amell.
The series is based on the DC Comics character Oliver Queen / Green Arrow, a man who, after five years stranded on a hostile island, returns home and becomes a hero wielding a bow and arrow called the Green Arrow. It is a series set in the same fictional universe as The Flash and Legends of Tomorrow.
The series was made official in the first half of 2012, with an order of 23 episodes for the first season, which premiered on October 10, 2012. The second season was released on October 9, 2013, the third season was released on October 8 2014, the fourth season, launched on October 7, 2015, and the fifth season was launched on October 5, 2016.