Mike Grell Interview Part 4 - Wanted; Arrow On TV; Test Drive

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In the videos (below), writer/artist Mike Grell talks about creating police sketch of Arrow, featuring in season one; his reaction to the Arrow pilot; and an Arrow comic he worked on. (WCWF)

Mike Grell is a writer, artist, and Wisconsin native, whose career in comics covers more than forty years. He's worked with numerous characters. But, his legacy may be most linked with Green Arrow.

With his work on 1987's The Longbow Hunters, Grell took Oliver Queen out of his usual place on the sidelines, and put him front, center, and in Seattle. He re-visualized the character, with a new look, and a more realistic stories.

In the videos below, Grell talks about how a piece of his artwork became a major part of season 1 of Arrow; his reaction to the pilot; and his part in an early piece of Arrow history ...

If the videos don't display, you can access them at the CW 14 youtube channel here:

The Wanted Poster:

Watching Arrow:

The Arrow Comic Cover:

The interview took place at Powers Comics in Green Bay on September 8th, 2017.