The Flash's fifth season has had no shortage of twists and turns, as Team Flash has gone up against the metahuman killer Cicada. In this week's episode, "Time Bomb", that season-long fight took a rather dark turn.
Spoilers for this week's episode of The Flash, "Time Bomb", below! Only look if you want to know!
The episode saw Team Flash dealing with the attack from the second Cicada, who broke
Grace was hell-bent on finding the metahuman who had killed her parents in 2017, who ended up being a mother named Vickie Bolen (
Orlin arrived and tried to intervene the standoff between Grace and Team Flash -- only for things to get dark. Grace summoned the Cicada dagger into Orlin's back, killing him. As his final words, Orlin remarked that Barry and Team Flash should save Grace.
The fact that Orlin has met his end is certainly surprising, seeing as he has been at the center of Team Flash's fight for the entire season thus far. And while it's unclear exactly where this battle with Grace will go next, it's safe to say that this final (for now) moment between Orlin and Grace is a pretty heartbreaking one.
"First of all, Chris Klein is wonderful. He acted like a father as soon as I arrived on set," Carter told ComicBook.com in a recent interview. "He was making sure that I knew how to wear the costume 'cause it's pretty cumbersome. He was helping me with exactly how he holds the dagger and exits and enters
The Flash airs Tuesdays at 8/7c on The CW. The show will return with new episodes on April 16th.