Arrow star Stephen Amell unveils first-look trailer for TV comeback in wrestling present Heels
Arrow star Stephen Amell’s new wrestling drama Heels has premiered a brand new trailer.
The Starz sequence follows two brothers and rivals, performed by Amell and Vikings‘ Alexander Ludwig, as they play out scripted matches in skilled wrestling.
Amell performs unhealthy man wrestler Jack Spade, aka the heel, who’s feuding together with his brother Ace, the ‘hero’ aka the face.
Set in a close-knit Georgia group, it follows the 2 brothers of their family-owned wrestling promotion and explores what occurs each out and in of the ring as they conflict over their late father’s legacy.
The present is written and created by Loki‘s Michael Waldron, who will even function an govt producer alongside showrunner Mike O’Malley and Peter Segal, who can be directing some episodes.
Heels will function Stephen Amell’s return to tv, following his stint as Oliver Queen/The Inexperienced Arrow in The CW’s Arrow, which aired for eight seasons between 2012 and 2020.
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Heels will even function former WWE Famous person CM Punk, who lately teased slightly bit about his position whereas talking solely to Digital Spy final month.
“I play a personality that’s, technically it is me in one other life,” he mentioned. “A very fashionable impartial wrestler who, if you’d like folks to indicate as much as your present, you e book him on this present.
“He is form of been all over the place, performed the whole lot, he is slightly bit older now and he is a personality that everyone likes.”
Heels premieres on Starz within the US on August 15, whereas a UK broadcaster hasn’t been introduced.