Former Superman..Brandon Routh returns as different DC superhero in television series Arrow.
Former Superman actor Brandon Routh will be returning to the DC universe in the television show Arrow. Routh will be playing scientist Ray Palmer better known as superhero, the Atom. Ray Palmer was a physics teacher at Ivy University who developed the equipment to shrink himself to a subatomic level whilst retaining his regular mass and weight. Routh will be joining the regular cast of Arrow from season 3.