Clancy Brown Cast as General Wade Eiling for ‘The Flash’ Television Series
Actor Clancy Brown has been cast as General Wade Eiling (aka The General), the head of the black ops team that is tasked with tracking down a Metahuman that goes by the name of Plastique (Kelly Frye).
General Eiling is described as a towering, formidable man with “a face carved from years of duty”. Wade Eiling has previously been portrayed vocally by J.K. Simmons in the Justice League Unlimited animated series. The character also has ties to Amanda Waller & the Suicide Squad.
Brown has an extensive working history with multiple comics universes that include Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H., Young Justice, Teen Titans, Superman: The Animated Series, The Batman, Justice League, Green Lantern: The Animated Series and the 2011 live-action Green Lantern movie where he voiced the villain Parallax. The actor is also well known for his roles as The Kurgan in Highlander (1986), Sheriff August Corbin in FOX’s Sleepy Hollow, and Mr Krabs in the SpongeBob television series & movies.