DC’s Legends Of Tomorrow has found its Hawkman. Falk Hentschel has been cast as Carter Hall (aka Hawkman) in The CW’s midseason series. The character will first appear in the crossover episodes of Arrow and The Flash, then continue on Legends.

Carter Hall is the latest reincarnation of an Egyptian Prince who is fated to reincarnate throughout time along with his soulmate, Kendra Saunders (Ciara Renée). Like Kendra, Carter can access the powers of the Hawk God, Horus, transforming him into the winged warrior known as “Hawkman.”

Falk most recently appeared as Arliss Fulton in CBS drama series Reckless, and the feature Transcendence alongside Johnny Depp, Paul Bettany, Rebecca Hall and Morgan Freeman. Falk’s other feature credits include White House Down, Knight And Day, and StreetDance 2. His other TV work includes Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D., Journeyman, The Closer, NCIS: Los Angeles and Arrested Development. Falk also co-created a pilot that is currently in development with UCP, Blumhouse and FlynnCoPictures.

He is repped by APA and Jackoway Tyerman.