Doug Jones (Batman Returns, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, Hellboy and Pan’s Labyrinth) has been cast as the DC Comics villain Deathbolt, for the 19th episode of season 3 of Arrow titled “Broken Arrow”.
Deathbolt is a supervillain created by the Ultra-Humanite to fight the All-Star Squadron. Wanted for murder, Jake Simmons fled police in a stolen biplane during a heavy storm. He crashed when lightning struck the plane over Meteor Crater, Arizona. The Ultra-Humanite found him and experimented on him until his body became a living electrical battery.