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The Flash Enlists Sleepy Hollow's Clancy Brown for Major Recurring Role

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The Flash is expanding its general ties to the DC Universe.

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Clancy Brown (Sleepy Hollow) has landed the recurring role of General Wade Eiling, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Also known simply as “The General,” Wade is the leader of a black ops team on the hunt for Plastique (Rake‘s Kelly Frye). He’ll first appear in Episode 5.

(Fun fact: Brown also voices a bevy of familiar cartoon characters, including Mr. Krabs on SpongeBob SquarePants.)

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TVLine exclusively reported that another DC staple, The Clock King, will also be making an appearance on The CW’s Arrow spin-off this season. Originally introduced during Arrow‘s second season, Robert Knepper’s time-obsessed villain will show up on The Flash in Episode 7.

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