Grant Gustin who is a fan favourite as “The Flash” has been negotiating to finalise the contract and come back to the title character in the successful show. The show hit show is by Berlanti Production and Warner Bros. This news by sources brings confirmation for the happening of Season 9 with Grant Gustin.
The CW’s flagship DC series, #TheFlash, is headed to a ninth season. Star Grant Gustin is finalizing a new contract to return as the title character in the hit show, from Berlanti Productions and Warner Bros. Television, sources said https://t.co/SbJufEf8hj— Deadline Hollywood (@DEADLINE) January 28, 2022
About “The Flash” (2014- Present)
Actor Grant Gustin is playing the role of the title character, The Flash, coded-name of Barry Allen. The show first aired in 2014 on The CW, as a division of the DC Arrowverse. The hit show was curated by Andrew Kreisberg, Geoff Johns, and Greg Berlanti, along with Eric Wallace. Eric is the current showrunner as well.
The star cast members of The Flash are Jessie L. Martin, Danielle Nicolet, Candice Patton, Jessica Parker Kennedy, Danielle Panabaker, Jordan Fisher, Kayla Compton.
The Flash- a superhero show in which a human is with immense speed, and the ability to get into the speed force- an astronomical energy field that can associate with time itself. Fans have seen many variations of The Flash but the most popular character currently is Barry Allen played by Gustin.
The eighth season of The Flash premiered on The CW on 16th November 2021. Season 9 is said to premiere on July 6, 2022, as per sources.
Grant Gustin is Ready To Be The Flash Again
Gustin is ready and negotiating to finalize the reprised role for The Flash Season 9. According to sources, The Flash Season 9 will be of 15 episodes in total and for one year. Also, this can be the final chapter for the actor and it will air for a shorter run.
It is reported that Grant Gustin salary for the per-episode is over $200,00 and this new contract would have an increase for his return. The longest-running show wanted to keep its legacy going and finalised The Flash Season 9.
Grant Gustin will feature in the real-life story for Netflix in Rescued by Ruby in 2022 later.
Previously, Grant Gustin did speak about his journey as Barry Allen on The Flash by the end of season 7.
“Listen, I may never have a job this much cool again, that this many people tune in to watch, so I am not going to take it for granted. The seventh season is it for most of the cast actually, but I think it would be great if we can continue after that.”