The Flash is preparing to accelerate into the sunset.
With news that the CW superhero drama series is coming to an end after nine seasons, the star Grant Gustin took some time to reflect on the series and thanked the show’s die-hard fans.
“By now, most of you have probably seen the news, maybe some of you haven’t.” he started his Instagram video on August 5. “This week, we announced that ripe season of The Flash will be the last season, it’s bittersweet. It’s hard to believe playing this character for almost ten years and being a part of this show with such an amazing cast and crew. “
Gustin, 32, has starred as the famous speed runner (aka Barry Allen) since the show premiered in October 2014.
“The fans, who love the show, are the only reason we can keep going as long as we have,” Glee alum continued. “I’m really excited to do this again and fulfill our mission. I will enjoy every minute of it as much as I can. I want to say thank you from the bottom of my heart for supporting the show. submit and let us go as long as we have.”