Keiynan Lonsdale Cast as Wally West on The Flash

As we have been hearing for the past few months as well as from the latest San Diego Comic-Con, producers of The Flash has mentioned plenty of times that we will be seeing the famous Flash character Wally West make his debut in the second season. And the wait is finally over as it was announced today that Insurgent actor Keiynan Lonsdale has been chosen to bring Wally to life for the first time in live-action. Get ready to geek out like crazy as he is going to be a series regular on the show and he will be making his debut in the winter, according to several outlets.

Executive producer Andrew Kreisberg said this in a statement of the casting:  “Just like when we met Grant [Gustin] for the first time, we instantly knew Keiynan embodied all the heart and courage of a hero. We are so excited to be bringing this much-beloved character onto the show.”

The Flash is set to premiere its second season on Tuesday October 6, 8/7c on The CW.