“Sidekick” – Stars from CW “Arrow” and “Flash” come together for a short film
Jeff Cassidy the director of this short film, who also happens to be on the camera crew of the hit CW show “The Flash”, has managed to rope in some big names for this project. Tom Cavanagh from The Flash, Emily Bett Rickards from Arrow and Josh Dallas from Once Upon a Time to star in “Sidekick,” his 15-minute short film about a father who weaves a superhero tale for his son.
Rickards and Dallas take on dual roles as parents dealing with tragic news and characters in the story. Dallas plays superhero Captain Strong, Rickards plays a princess in need of rescuing, and Cavanagh plays another villainous role as Darkman. The son is played by Christian Michael Cooper, soon to be seen in the Prison Break sequel series.