Megalyn Echikunwoke

Vixen Revealed in ‘Arrow’ Season 4

Vixen Revealed in ‘Arrow’ Season 4

The CW confirmed last month that the title character from CW Seed's animated web series Vixen will transition into live action, appearing on an upcoming Season 4 episode of Arrow. Actress Megalyn Echikunwoke, who voices Mari McCabe/Vixen on the web series will reprise her role in live action in this season's 15th episode, Taken, which doesn't have a premiere date confirmed yet. Today, DC Comics revealed the first official look at Megalyn Echikunwoke in the flesh as Vixen.

The Vixen character was created by Gerry Conway and Bob Oksner in 1981, first appearing in Action Comics #521 complete with her animal mimicking abilities. The character has gone on to be a member of the Suicide Squad, Birds of Prey and the Justice League of America. No details were given about how she appears in this episode, but it will follow the continuity of the web series.

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‘A Good Day to Die Hard’ Adds Amaury Nolasco

http://movieweb.com/person/amaury-nolasco/Prison Break star Amaury Nolasco and Megalyn Echikunwoke have joined the cast of the action sequel A Good Day to Die Hard.

Bruce Willis returns as John McClane in the sequel, which takes the iconic action character to Russia, where he will fight his latest villains. The story begins with John McClane traveling to Moscow to convince some cops into letting his wayward son out of jail for something he did, but when he gets there, things surrounding his son's arrest are not as they appear and world-threatening terrorist hijinks ensue.

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