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Arrow: Salvation

A new vigilante, The Savior, is capturing and executing those who he believes are preying on the people of The Glades... and Roy is his next target. Meanwhile, Moira must take drastic steps when Malcolm learns who hired his would-be assassin, and Laurel tries to discover the truth about her sister's possible survival.

Episode Info

Episode number: 1x18
Production Number: 2J7318
Airdate: Wednesday March 27th, 2013

Alternate Airdates:

CA (CTV) Mar 27, 2013
UK (sky 1) Apr 01, 2013
AU (Nine Network) Sep 11, 2013


Guest Stars
Alex KingstonAlex Kingston
As Dinah Lance
Manu BennettManu Bennett
As Slade Wilson
Byron MannByron Mann
As Yao Fei
Celina JadeCelina Jade
As Shado
Sebastian DunnSebastian Dunn
As Edward Fyers
Chin HanChin Han
As Frank Chen
Emily Bett RickardsEmily Bett Rickards
As Felicity Smoak
Colton HaynesColton Haynes
As Roy Harper
John BarrowmanJohn Barrowman
As Malcolm Merlyn
Duncan OllerenshawDuncan Ollerenshaw
As John Nickel
Christopher RedmanChristopher Redman
As The Savior / Joseph Falk

Co-Guest Stars
Marrett GreenMarrett Green
As News Reporter
Peter Benson (2)Peter Benson (2)
As D.A. Carnahan (Gavin Carnahan)
Tarun KeramTarun Keram
As Intern
Alex RoseAlex Rose
As Turk
Main Cast
Stephen AmellStephen Amell
As Oliver Queen / Green Arrow
Katie CassidyKatie Cassidy
As Laurel Lance
David RamseyDavid Ramsey
As John Diggle
Willa HollandWilla Holland
As Thea Queen
Paul BlackthornePaul Blackthorne
As Detective Quentin Lance
Colin DonnellColin Donnell
As Tommy Merlyn
Susanna ThompsonSusanna Thompson
As Moira Queen


Diggle and Felicity watch a newscast about John Nickel, who has escaped indictment. Oliver is exercising and notes that Nickel is a slum lord who was responsible for a recent fire because the wiring wasn't up to code. He plans to take on Nickel and asks Felicity if she's okay with that, and she says that she as she looks at the list book... and the symbol that she showed to Walter...

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ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
Miss JaneI'ts a Fine Day (Remix) 
RihannaStayOliver and Laurel at the club

Episode Quotes
Oliver: What?
Felicity: Nothing, it's just... you went over there to be all, "Grr, stop being bad or I'll arrow you," and now you want to rescue him.
Oliver: I don't like the idea that someone dangerous is out there. (Felicity and Diggle stare) Somebody else.

Diggle: Oliver, you've been spending a lot of time under that hood the last couple of weeks.
Oliver: Keeps my ears warm.

Thea: I could use some advice. I'm sort of dating this guy who would definitely be described as a bad boy. I've figure as someone who's dated a gajillion of them...
Laurel: I haven't dated a gajillion. (Thea stares) All right, guilty as charged. You want my advice? Run. As fast as you possibly can.

Oliver: Do you want have dinner, or... coffee, I don't know.
Laurel: Why?
Oliver: I don't want to be on an island anymore.

Other Episode Crew

DeveloperAndrew Kreisberg  |  Marc Guggenheim  |  Greg Berlanti
Executive ProducerMarc Guggenheim  |  Greg Berlanti  |  Andrew Kreisberg
Co-Executive ProducerMoira Kirland Dekker  |  Drew Z. Greenberg  |  Melissa Berman
Supervising ProducerJake Coburn
ProducerJoseph Patrick Finn
Co-ProducerWendy Mericle  |  Carl Ogawa  |  Jennifer Lence
Associate ProducerJon Wallace
Production DesignerRichard Hudolin
EditorPaul Karasick
CastingLyndsey Baldasare  |  David Rapaport
First Assistant DirectorKen Shane
Second Assistant DirectorYannick Leray
MusicBlake Neely
Music EditorZed Starkovich
Music SupervisorSeason Kent
Costume DesignerMaya Mani
HairstylistPaul J. Edwards
Set DecoratorDominique Fauquet-LeMaitre
Property MasterKen Hawryliw
Supervising Sound EditorMichael E. Lawshe
Re-Recording MixerGary D. Rogers  |  Dan Hiland
Director of PhotographyGlen Winter
Production ManagementTodd Pittson
Sound MixerPatrick Ramsay
Assistant To The Executive ProducerKatherine Walczak  |  Tiffany L. Williams
Makeup ArtistPatricia Murray
Canadian CastingHeike Brandstatter  |  Coreen Mayrs
Producers AssistantRyan Doucette
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