Following confirmation that Wildcat will be featured in Season 3 of Arrow at Comic-Con, it's now learned that J.R. Ramirez has been cast in the role.
According to Deadline, Ramirez has been cast as Ted Grant, aka Wildcat, in what could become a recurring role.
The description for Ted Grant in Arrow is stated as:
Ted Grant will be a former boxer who now runs a gym for underprivileged youth. A man with a mysterious past, he will play a pivotal role in Laurel Lance’s arc this season.
In addition to Wildcat, Ra's al Ghul has been confirmed in Season 3 of Arrow as well, with the actor currently unknown.
The CW recently released a special trailer featuring a first look at Ra's al Ghul.
Arrow premiers Wednesday, October 8th at 8pm ET.
Season 3 synopsis: