He is back! Superman Returns’ Brandon Routh has joined CW’s comic-book drama, Arrow, in a recurring role as Ray Palmer, also known as The Atom. Described as a scientist and inventor, Ray will play an unexpected role in the lives of Oliver and Felicity as the new owner of Queen Consolidated. Palmer’s plans for Queen Consolidated’s Applied Sciences Division will be shrouded in mystery. The deal will span 14 episodes, and his character will be a love interest for Felicity.