The CW has released the official synopsis for “Green Arrow and the Canaries”, the penultimate episode of the universe-naming Arrow series — AND a backdoor pilot for the planned spinoff starring Katherine McNamara as a future daughter of Oliver Queen and Felicity Smoak.
STAR CITY 2040 – It’s the year 2040 in Star City and Mia Queen (Katherine McNamara) has everything she could have ever wanted. However, when Laurel (Katie Cassidy) and Dinah (Juliana Harkavy) suddenly show up in her life again, things take a shocking turn and her perfect world is upended. Laurel and Dinah are tracking a kidnapping victim with direct ties to Mia and they need her help. Knowing it will change everything, Mia can’t help but be a hero and she, Laurel and Dinah suit up once again to save the city. Tara Miele directed the episode written by Beth Schwartz & Marc Guggenheim & Jill Blankenship & Oscar Balderrama.
“Crisis on Infinite Earths” will conclude on January 14. “Green Arrow and the Canaries,” the penultimate episode of Arrow, airs January 21 on The CW.