Russell Tovey is DC's The Ray!

As part of this years extreme cross over of the DC universes' Russell Tovey joins as The Ray.

With superheros such as Supergirl, Arrow, The Flash, Atom and more, DC Comics CW shows are storming their way through television. For the last 3 years avid fans have been graced with crossover episodes in each series of Supergirl, Arrow, Flash and Legends of Tomorrow and this year is their biggest yet.

As a 4 part crossover each episode follows the story of all the heros together in one universe who have come to witness the marriage of Barry Allen and Iris West, however as they are about to exchange vows, a new villian appears and disrupts the ceremony.

Russell's first appearance will be in The Flash Season 4 Episode 8 Crisis on Earth X part 3. He will also feature prominently in Legends of Tomorrow Season 3 Episode 8 Crisis on Earth X part 4.

Russell's character Ray Terrill will be the first openly gay superhero (with powers) in the series and will help the main heros get back to their home on Earth 1 whilst fighting against the villians from destroying Earth X and Earth 1. 

You can see part 3 on Sky1 at 8pm on The Flash. Part 4 will air on Sky1 at 8pm on DC's Legends of Tomorrow.