|Nothing To Fear|
|Season 1, Episode 1 (1)|
Nothing To Fear is the first episode of Birds of Prey Season 1 and the 1st episode overall. It is the series premiere. It is the first part of the three-part pilot episode.
CONFRONT WHAT YOU ARE MOST AFRAID OF- Laurel, Nyssa, Helena, Tommy, and Sara have been living in Midway for almost six months. Laurel begins seeing Raven Turing, a grief counselor who challenges her, as she and Nyssa work to construct a a team of female vigilantes. Sara discovers that Bruce has also settled in Midway and starts digging, while simultaneously helping him take down insane psychiatrist Jonathan Crane; Crane intends on releasing his fear toxin into the city's water supply. Helena meets with Checkmate agent Richard Dragon, who has his own agenda for the ex-convict. Finally, Tommy tries to balance going back to medical school with his new romance and his own grief.
- Katie Cassidy as Laurel Lance/Black Canary/Laurel Lance (Earth 2)/Black Siren
- Katrina Law as Nyssa al Ghul
- Jessica de Gouw as Helena Bertinelli/Huntress
- Caity Lotz as Sara Lance
- Katie McGrath as Lena Luthor
- Willa Holland as Darkseid/Whisper A'Daire
- Autumn Reeser as Sasha Bordeaux
- Odette Annable as Samantha Arias
- Amy Acker as Raven Turing
- Allison Brie as Faora Zod
- Amy Gumenick as Carrie Cutter/Cupid
- Rachel Skarsten as Talia al Ghul (Earth 3)
- Kristin Kreuk as Evelyn Langstrom/Eclipso
- Melissa Benoist as Kara Danvers
- Colin Donnell as Tommy Merlyn
- Brandon Routh as Ray Palmer
- with Luke Evans as Bruce Wayne/Batman
- John Barrowman as Malcolm Merlyn (hallucinations)
- and Laura Benanti as General Dru-Zod
Special Guest StarEdit
- David Tennant as Jonathan Crane/Scarecrow
- Ben Mendelsohn as Richard Dragon
- Emma Rigby as Mina Murray
- Christopher Goram as Niles Caulder
- Alexander Karim as Naif al-Sheikh
- Alexander Calvert as Lonnie Machin/Anarky
- and Justin Hartley as Oliver Queen (Earth 19)
- Antagonists: Jonathan Crane, Richard Dragon
- Though Hartley (Earth-19's Oliver) is credited at the beginning of the episode, he only appears in the end and has no dialogue.
- This is the first episode of the series.
- This is the first episode of the season to feature all main characters.
- This episode takes place 6 months following Arrow's series finale, Five Years.
- Virtually every character appearing in this episode was first introduced in another series.
- Of the main cast: Laurel, Thea, Sara, Tommy, and Helena were introduced at some point during the first season of Arrow. Nyssa was introduced halfway through the second season. Astra was first introduced in the first season of Supergirl. Bruce was introduced during Season 5 of Arrow. E2 Laurel/Black Siren was introduced during Season 2 of The Flash.
- Of the recurring cast: Dragon, Faora, Carrie, and Lonnie were introduced at some point during Arrow.