A newly released synopsis for an upcoming episode of The Flash has revealed that Eddie Thawne will return.
The episode, titled “Flash Back”, airs on March 28th.
In it, Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) travels back in time to learn from Eobard Thawne/Harrison Wells how he can get faster in order to defeat Zoom. During his time in the past, he will run in to Eddie Thawne (Rick Cosnett), Iris’ boyfriend who killed himself to erase Eobard from existence in the Season 1 finale.
Here’s the full description of the episode.
After the shocking revelation that Zoom is Jay Garrick, Barry is more determined than ever to get back to Earth-2 to stop Zoom forever. Desperate to find a way to increase his speed, Barry decides to travel back in time and masquerade as his earlier self in order to get his arch-nemesis, Dr. Harrison Wells/Eobard Thawne, to teach him how to run faster. However, things don’t go as planned and Barry is stunned to face familiar foe Hartley Rathaway (guest star Andy Mientus), as well as old friend Eddie Thawne (guest star Rick Cosnett). Iris makes peace with her past in order to embrace her future.
The Flash is currently on a mini-hiatus. The next new episode, “Trajectory,” airs on March 22 at 8pm EST on The CW.SuperFable