Ra's al Ghul is the leader of the League of Assassins who's a master of martial arts and will stop at nothing to keep some secrets buried. He's also the father of Nyssa (Katrina Law).
The character will be introduced in Episode 4 of the show's upcoming third season and will recur for an undisclosed number of episodes.
Producers said at Comic-Con that Arrow's version of Ra's will stay true to the character that's depicted in the comic books, but with its own spin.
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Please welcome Matt Nable to Arrow. You know who he's playing. <a href="http://t.co/f0I7tmujiD">pic.twitter.com/f0I7tmujiD</a></p>— Stephen Amell (@amellywood) <a href="https://twitter.com/amellywood/status/507595979759972352">September 4, 2014</a></blockquote>
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Arrow kicks off Season 3 on Wednesday, Oct. 8 at 8/7c. Check out the latest teaser below:
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