CW’s The Flash Ending With Season 9
CW‘s The Flash has been one of the staple series on the network Arrowverse. Having been on the air for almost a decade, Barry Allen’s run as the Scarlet Speedster on the network will be coming to an end with its ninth season in 2023.
The star of The Flash, Grant Gustin signed a one-year deal this year which indicated that the series would be coming to an end or risk trying to continue without Barry Allen. The final season announcement was also accompanied by the episode count for the final season which consists of 13 episodes.
Eric Wallace, Showrunner and executive producer of The Flash noted the emotional journey of the series in its nine seasons, saying:
“Nine seasons! Nine years of saving Central City while taking audiences on an emotional journey full of heart, humor, and spectacle. And now Barry Allen has reached the starting gate for his last race. So many amazing people have given their talents, time, and love to bring this wonderful show to life each week. So, as we get ready to honor the show’s incredible legacy with our exciting final chapter, I want to say thank you to our phenomenal cast, writers, producers, and crew over the years who helped make The Flash such an unforgettable experience for audiences around the world.“
Starring alongside Gustin in the series is Jesse L. Martin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker, Danielle Nicolet, Kayla Compton, and Brandon McKnight. The series was developed by Geoff Johns and Andrew Kreisberg alongside Greg Berlanti who also executive produces with Sarah Schechter and Wallace.
The Flash season 9 begins production this year with the ninth and final season premiering sometime in 2023.