Steven R. McQueen Debunks ARROW Nightwing Rumors

Steven R. McQueen Debunks ARROW Nightwing Rumors

Back in November, The Vampire Diaries star Steven R. McQueen started rumors that he would be appearing as Nightwing in the CW's Arrow, but has now opened up about the truth behind his cryptic tweets.

Back in November, The Vampire Diaries' Steven R. McQueen sent a tweet to Arrow executive producer Greg Berlanti, that started rumors suggesting he would be appearing as Nightwing, Batman's former sidekick, on the hit superhero series:

Expectedly, the tweet spread like wildfire online, sparking rumors that he would in fact be making a trip to Starling City as Dick Grayson. Subsequent tweets only helped spread those rumors, but McQueen has now spoken up about the truth behind them, revealing that he hasn't actually landed the role, but would love the opportunity to play Nightwing if given the chance. 

"It's a great story that hasn't really been told. You know, if I get the chance to play a superhero, I can't make any promises that I'm not going to run with it." 

Check out the full video below, and let us know your thoughts about McQueen playing Nightwing someday in the comment section. 

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Filed Under "Arrow" 6/24/2014 Source: The Wrap
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Pasto - 6/24/2014, 12:31 PM
Lol this is what, the tenth time he 'debunks' the rumor?
yossarian - 6/24/2014, 12:31 PM
His grandfather would be ashamed of this clown.
AnthonyLantern - 6/24/2014, 12:32 PM
Was this needed? The dude wore a Nightwing shirt…thats it!!! Who honestly thought that it was confirmed!?
Himura - 6/24/2014, 12:36 PM
well...when the actor tweets "Nightwing training @ARROWwriters @GBerlanti @KyleDHiggins @RapaportCasting" I'm pretty sure thats gonna get some rumors swirling...
cipher - 6/24/2014, 12:39 PM
Nomis - 6/24/2014, 12:45 PM
@ ciph - LOL!!!!!

cipher - 6/24/2014, 12:47 PM

BANE5000 - 6/24/2014, 12:57 PM
Either him or Ian Somerhalder would make good Nightwings
Highflyer - 6/24/2014, 1:09 PM
Nowadays, I don't buy actors 'debunking' rumors.
BlackIceJoe - 6/24/2014, 2:03 PM
I personally would prefer Nightwing be in the DCCU universe over the DCTU. But if he ends up in both that's okay too.
Tuuralihn - 6/24/2014, 2:55 PM
Goddammit. I really wanted him to be Nightwing.
batmanvsuperman - 6/24/2014, 3:08 PM
I wish he get it
OpticBlastWins - 6/24/2014, 6:01 PM
This is not news
typicalfanboy - 6/24/2014, 6:06 PM
what a c-word. i'm so mad for nothing!
tongtong - 6/24/2014, 7:14 PM
wrong video

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