I don’t think writers realize that “strong female character” means “well written female character” and not “female character who punches stuff and shoots stuff”
"We saw over five hundred people. But when we saw Matt we loved him. He was doing a Shakespeare play with Jude Law, and he had this giant beard. But we knew immediately that he was the guy. In order to convince NBC we had to wait for his play to end and for him to shave his beard. But it was hard. I mean, just look at him – if you know the comics at all it’s like he just leaped off the page. It’s kind of amazing."
— David Goyer on casting Matt Ryan as John Constantine [x] (via johnstiels)
"I can tease an Olicity date. I think Roy and Diggle are aware of the chemistry. They’re finally aware of it in the first episode. They’re like, ‘Huh?’"
— Colton Haynes, giving teases on Oliver and Felicity when Arrow returns for Season 3 to Laurel Brown, Zap2It (via smoakandarrow)