The Vampire Diaries alum, Malese Jow, as landed a recurring role in the new CW superhero drama, The Flash. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Malese has been cast as Linda Park, a pivotal DC Comics character. Linda is a quick-witted reporter for the Central City Picture News, who becomes friends with Iris (Candice Patton) and mentors her in the fast-paced world of journalism. Linda and Barry (Grant Gustin) become fast friends when they meet at a local bar. Malese is first scheduled to appear in the series in episode 12 of it’s debut season.
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Most recently seen in the Lifetime TV movie, Presumed Dead in Paradise, Malese Jow is best known for her roles as Anna on the CW hit, The Vampire Diaries, Julia Yeung on Star-Crossed, Lucy Stone on Nickolodeon’s Big Time Rush and Alice in the film, The Social Network.
THE FLASH airs TUESDAYS at 8/7c on the CW