Arrow‘s roster of full-time friends and foes continues to expand.
Manu Bennett, who plays Slade Wilson on the CW hit, has been promoted to series regular for Season 2, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Bennett’s Slade currently appears during the island flashbacks as Oliver’s ally. In the DC Comics, the character eventually becomes Arrow’s nemesis Deathstroke.
Arrow returns with an all-new episode tonight at 8/7c on The CW.