Arrow Promotes Colton Haynes to Series Regular

Arrow Season 2 Spoilers Colton HaynesColton Haynes apparently made a positive first impression with his Arrow bosses.

After appearing in just one episode, the Teen Wolf alum has been promoted to a series regular on the CW’s rookie hit, TVLine has confirmed.

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Haynes made his Arrow debut as Starling City hoodlum (and boyfriend of Willa Holland’s Thea) Roy Harper on Feb. 20.

As for the character’s seemingly inevitable transition into Arrow sidekick Speedy, EP Marc Guggenheim said at Paleyfest last week, “We’re going to see more of Roy in Season 1, and some glimmers of where his potential could be.”

Arrow returns with an all-new episode next Wednesday at 8/7c on The CW.