Via Deadline, Josh will star as Adrian Chase, Star City’s new district attorney in season five of the hit CW series.
Adrian Chase is described as an ally of Mayor Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell), who aims to clean up the streets through the legal system.
In the comic world, Adrian Chase, and his alter ego the Vigilante, first appeared in the 1983 New Teen Titans Annual #2. He’s a New York City district attorney whose family was killed by mobsters, and sought justice in his own way.
Recurring cast member Echo Kellum is also being promoted to series regular.