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When a mischievous new speedster starts stirring up difficulty in Central City beneath the guise of The Flash, it is up to Barry (Grant Gustin) to stop her from ruining his squeaky-clean image. But if the Scarlet Speedster wants to quit Trajectory (guest star Allison Paige), he’s going to have to catch her first.
“If you ask Trajectory she will say that not only is she The Fastest Woman Alive, but that she is also quicker than The Flash,” Paige told MTV News ahead of her March 22 debut on The Flash.
While Paige kept mum on precisely what (or who) gives Trajectory her speed — for example, in the comics, Trajectory receives her powers from none other than Lex Luther — she did reveal that there’s a darker force at play, and no, it has practically nothing to do with evil uber-speedster Zoom.
“These powers are new to her, and she can be a little reckless with them. She’s a tiny bit misguided,” Paige said. “But as considerably of a troublemaker as she is, she absolutely is not all negative. She does not know about Zoom. She’s certainly in her own universe.”
Trajectory just desires to have fun, but unfortunately for Barry, her particular brand of fun comes at The Flash’s expense. When a crimson-clad speedster begins committing petty crimes throughout the city, the Central City Picture News, lead by brash new editor Scott Evans (Tone Bell), begins to paint a much more troublesome image of The Fastest Man Alive.
“She undoubtedly doesn’t mind difficult Barry at all,” the 26 year old stated. “She doesn’t thoughts causing a bit of a ruckus, and if he wants to take the blame for it, that’s fine — she doesn’t necessarily thoughts that. He gets in the way of her exciting. She just wants to do her point and discover these powers and lead to a tiny difficulty, and he’s this thorn in her side that she would like to go away.”
In other words, Barry has no chill, specially when it comes to other metahumans dragging his good name through the mud. Nonetheless, even though Barry could be a thorn in Trajectory’s side, she may possibly hold a answer to his present difficulty: speed. It is no secret that the crew at S.T.A.R. Labs have been attempting to enhance Barry’s speed to prepare for his fight against Zoom, and Trajectory may be the essential in bolstering The Flash’s speed.
“She will teach Barry a lot about his capability and his speed and what he’s capable of,” Paige said. “She challenges it, as nicely as helps him rise to the occasion.”
Take into account us intrigued.
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