The Flash showrunner Eric Wallace has made some confidences about the departure of the character of Ralph Dibny in the next episodes of the Arrowverse series.

The shocking announcement fell a few months ago. Hartley Sawyer was fired from The Flash after racist and misogynistic tweets resurfaced. Even though they predated his participation in the CW series, the producers decided to crack down. In the Season Finale of season 6 of The Flash, the plot around the character of Elongated Man began to take a whole different turn, especially with the arrival of Sue. This arc was to be developed in season 7 but since the announcement of the dismissal of Hartley Sawyer, fans have been wondering … How will the writers explain the absence of this main character in the next episodes? The showrunner, Eric Wallace, has finally lifted the veil on this mystery of season 7 of The Flash, explaining how the CW drama will handle the release of Ralph Dibny …

Farewell Elongated Man!
Farewell Elongated Man! – Credit (s): The CW

Eric Wallace confided in regarding the departure of Ralph Dibny in season 7 of The Flash. Drawing inspiration from the nature of the series’ source material, in which the heroes come and go, he explained: “We’re going to treat him like we would if we were to write a comic book graphic novel. We’re giving Elongated Man a little rest. But we’ll leave the door open. I’m not saying that’s the end of the character at all. . In fact, quite the opposite. We just don’t know when it will return, or in what form it will return.. “. Eric Wallace has revealed that Ralph will be making an appearance in an early Season 7 episode – but he’ll look quite different.

Elongared Man re-cast for one episode ...
Elongared Man recast for one episode … – Credit (s): The CW

The showrunner of The Flash gave some details regarding this apparition. He added : “In order to honor the character and close the plot of the Season 6 finale, in which Eva McCulloch / Mirror Mistress accused Sue Dearbon of murder, Ralph must be a part of it. Now, thank goodness Ralph is a guy who can change his face and appearance in a number of ways. Without revealing any spoilers, there are several ways to get Elongated Man to still appear in at least one episode this season to wrap up this storyline, it gives us what we need and still allows fans to say goodbye bye. character, at least for an indefinite future. “. The character of Ralph Dibny should therefore be re-cast for an episode of season 7 of The Flash …


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