Arrow Star Colton Haynes Discloses He Was Not Asked to Return for Final Season

If you have not listened to the shocking news yet, star Colton Hayes won’t be a series routine on the upcoming eighth season of Arrow. Hayes required to social media recently to clarify and also make it clear that he isn’t leaving as a series regular. Fans thought that he had been a part of the choice to remain the final season, but with this revelation that undoubtedly isn’t the situation.

Beth Schwartz on Final Season of Arrow

Arrow executive producer Beth Schwartz informed Green Arrow TV about the change in Haynes status on the show straight throughout the recent TCA press tour. She claimed, “We hope to have him back. We like him as well as he’s certainly one of the structures of the program.” The star required Twitter to clarify after being overwhelmed with negative comments.

 

Colton Haynes Statement On His Absence From Final Season

Colton Haynes Statement On His Absence From Final Season

Colton Haynes played Roy Harper in Arrow until the seventh season

Haynes says he was not asked to return as a series regular which’s where he goes to right now. Strangely enough, that last part regarding being a routine leaves the door open for a return and also the action happily gestures towards that idea at the end of tweet. People still want some closure with Roy and also will not be silenced until they obtain it.

Colton Haynes’ Difficulties Outside Of His role

Colton Haynes' Difficulties Outside Of His role

Colton Haynes faced a lot of personal issues during the filming of season 7, which may be a possible reason why his return isn’t expected

Difficulties have appeared to adhere to Haynes as he made his permanent return to Arrow in period 7; the star’s marital relationship has struck numerous snags (out in public view), and also to make matters worse, he shed his mother in spring of last year. This springtime, Haynes has opened up more concerning his have problem with substances. He revealed that he had abused both substances necessarily daily over the previous decade.

There hasn’t been any reference of any type of problem with Haynes on the Arrow set, yet it would be reasonable if the star needed to take more time to do whatever he needs to for himself. We best regards wish him the best.

Arrow’s 8th and last season will begin broadcasting this autumn on The CW. Watch the trailer for Arrow season 8 here

 

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