Spartacus hunk, Nick Tarabay, has been cast in the upcoming new season of the hit CW superhero drama, Arrow. Entertainment Weekly reports Nick as landed the recurring role of DC Comics super-villain Captain Boomerang aka Digger Harkness. According to comic mythology, Boomerang/Harkness is a reappearing enemy of the Flash whose weapon of choice is a boomerang of which he has amazing skills. However, Harkness won’t appear until the seventh episode of Arrow season 3 and he “will be a former A.R.G.U.S operative, highly skilled in martial arts and espionage, with a deadly thirst for vengeance against his former employers.”
Best known for his roles as Ashur on the Starz TV series Spartacus.and as Klingon in Star Trek Into Darkness, Nick Tarabay has also appeared on Burn Notice as Dexter Gamble, as Niko Zepeda on the TV series Believe and as Axel Finet on the TV series Crash.
Arrow Season 3 Premieres Wednesday, Oct. 8th at 8/9c on the CW