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Brandon James Routh (born October 9, 1979) is an American actor. He portrays Ray Palmer/The Atom in Arrow, The Flash, and DC's Legends of Tomorrow, and voiced him in Vixen. He also portrayed Clark Kent/Superman of Earth-96 in the crossover event Crisis on Infinite Earths, reprising his role from the 2006 film Superman Returns.

Routh also portrayed Charlie and John Constantine as Ray Palmer, and Neron possessing the character.

Credits

Arrow

Actor

Season 3
Season 4
Season 5
Season 8


The Flash

Actor

Season 1
Season 3
Season 6

Superhero Fight Club shorts

Actor

DC's Legends of Tomorrow

Actor

Season 1
Season 2
Season 3
Season 4
Season 5


Supergirl

Actor

Season 5

Batwoman

Actor

Season 1

Vixen

Voice actor

Season 2

Suit Up short

Actor

Trivia

  • In 2006, Routh previously played Clark Kent/Superman in the film, Superman Returns.
    • Routh made a nod to his previous Superman role during "Invasion!" when he said Kara Danvers resembled his cousin.
    • In the episode "All Star Team Up", upon Ray Palmer's arrival, Caitlin and Cisco had an exchange when they saw something flying in the air. First asking if it's a bird, then a plane, and Felicity replied that it's her boyfriend. This is a reference to the iconic Superman phrase.
    • Routh would later reprise his role as Superman in Crisis on Infinite Earths.
  • Routh is married to Courtney Ford.
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