The Flash Season 9 has found its Captain Boomerang

According to Deadline, The 100 alum Richard Harmon has been cast in a recurring role in the ninth and final season of The CW’s long-running superhero series The lightning. Harmon will portray DC villain Owen Mercer, better known as Captain Boomerang.

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Harmon is no stranger to the superhero genre, having previously appeared as a background character in Smallville. In addition to being one of the original cast members in the The 100his other television credits include The murder, The Secret Circle, Continuum, Bates Motel, Rogueand Van Helsing.

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Described as a comic book favorite, new post-Crisis Captain Boomerang “has recently been released from Iron Heights with a chip on his shoulder. But the glint in his eye hides a dangerous and violent threat to Central City.”

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The lightning the series currently stars Grant Gustin as Barry Allen/The Flash, Candice Patton as Iris West, Danielle Panabaker as Caitlin Snow, Danielle Nicolet as Cecile Horton and Jesse L. Martin as Detective Joe West.

Based on the characters from DC Comics, The lightning is from Bonanza Productions Inc. in association with Berlanti Productions and Warner Bros. Television with executive producers Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter and Todd Helbing.

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