Barry Allen was a former police scientist with a reputation for being very slow, deliberate, and frequently late to the changrin of his fiancee and peers. Preparing to leave work one night, a lightning bolt strikes Allen, rendering him unconscious. When he awakes he finds himself able to run at extremely high speeds with matching reflexes. He secretly uses his power to uphold justice in Central City. Ryan Kwanten will portray him in the upcoming Justice League film.
- Flash's costume changed dramatically from the comics due to the fact a red and yellow costume would not stand in well with civillian life.