The CW has chosen a brilliant actor to portray Dr. Martin Stein, a brilliant yet arrogant nuclear physicist who fuses with Ronnie Raymond (Robbie Amell) to become the subatomic superhero known as Firestorm.
Actor Victor Garber (Sleepy Hollow, Louie and The Good Wife) has been cast to play the role of Dr. Martin Stein, which is the second half of Firestorm. He will first appear in the twelfth episode of season 1 of the new CW series, The Flash in what will be an ongoing role throughout the season. Variety has provided a description of the character, confirming that he will indeed fuse with Ronnie Raymond to become the hero.
“Martin Stein is described as a brilliant but arrogant nuclear physicist who has sacrificed everything, including a marriage. for his work in transmutation. After he discovers the particle accelerator fused him with the younger, more impulsive Ronnie Raymond (Robbie Amell), he races to find a way to separate the two before it’s too late .”