'Arrow' star Colin Donnell previews big changes for Tommy and Oliver: 'It's going to put a strain on their friendship'

He's been off-camera for a few episodes, but in this week's (even more incredible than usual) episode of "Arrow," Tommy Merlyn is back in the spotlight. "Dead to Rights" shines new light on Tommy and Oliver's life-long friendship, with unexpected insight into the boys' childhood, particularly after Tommy's mother's death. When Oliver discovers that Deadshot -- who is a deadlier shot than ever, thanks to his new mechanical eye -- has Malcolm Merlyn in his crosshairs, his vigilante alter-ego has to get closer to Tommy than ever before. Which, of course, isn't particularly easy, given Tommy's general disdain for the Hood."[The Hood] is doing it for good, but he's using tactics that are reprehensible in a lot of ways," Colin Donnell told us when we visited the "Arrow" cast on set earlier this month. As for the scene in the pilot when a dazed Tommy may have seen Oliver take out their kidnappers, Donnell teases,...



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