|Season 4, Episode 20|
|Episode Guide Transcript|
The Longbow Hunters is the twentieth episode of Arrow Season 4 and the 89th episode overall.
OLIVER TAKES A DARK TURN- When Laurel is kidnapped and tortured by Darhk's men, Oliver, Nyssa, and Helena team up to rescue her. After Laurel's rescue, Oliver's personality becomes darker and darker. Thea becomes concerned that her brother may be lost during her training with Slade, but Malcolm does not give up and uses League remedies to enter Ollie's mind. Diggle confronts Abbot personally. Laurel and Sara dream of their father.
- Stephen Amell as Oliver Queen
- Katie Cassidy as Laurel Lance
- David Ramsey as John Diggle/The Guardian
- Willa Holland as Thea Queen
- Katrina Law as Nyssa al Ghul
- Caity Lotz as Sara Lance/White Canary
- Colin Donnell as Tommy Merlyn
- with Paul Blackthorne as Quentin Lance
- and John Barrowman as Malcolm Merlyn/Ra's al Ghul
Special Appearance ByEdit
- Stephen Lang as Damien Darhk
- Jessica de Gouw as Helena Bertinelli/Huntress
- Bex Taylor-Klaus as Cindy
- and Marc Alaimo as Theodore Gaynor
- Antagonist: Damien Darhk
- This episode is inspired by the Green Arrow comic of the same name, wherein Black Canary is tortured and Oliver goes dark to save her from her captors.