The promo for next week’s Arrow episode 1×07 “Muse of Fire” has been released by The CW. This episode will feature DC Comics villain The Huntress.

This episode is the introduction of Helena Bertinelli, better known as The Huntress. Bertinelli is the daughter of mob-boss Frank Bertinelli (played by Jeffrey Nordling). Tahmoh Penikett, of Battlestar Galactica and Dollhouse fame, was cast as Frank Bertinelli’s right-hand-man.

It appears Oliver will fall for Helena Bertinelli’s charms, and you know it never goes well when the superhero (whether Oliver likes to be called one or not) falls in love with his enemy.

The stills and synopsis for “Muse of Fire” were also recently released. Here they are again for quick reference:

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Here’s the synopsis:

THE HUNTRESS RIDES INTO STARLING CITY AND HEATS THINGS UP WITH OLIVER — Oliver (Stephen Amell) encounters a mysterious woman, Helena Bertinelli (guest star Jessica DeGouw), daughter of mob boss Frank Bertinelli (guest star Jeffrey Nordling), who he can finally be himself with, but he soon comes to realize she’s hiding dangerous secrets of her own. Helena is on her own personal mission of vengeance and Oliver is caught in the middle. Meanwhile, Tommy (Colin Donnell) is blindsided by an unfortunate turn of events and turns to Laurel (Katie Cassidy) for support. David Ramsey, Willa Holland, Susanna Thompson and Paul Blackthorne also star. Posted at GreenArrowTV. David Grossman directed the episode with story by Andrew Kriesberg and teleplay by Geoff Johns & Marc Guggenheim.

Thanks, Green Arrow TV.

More ‘Arrow’ news

Batman villain Firefly was added as a villain.

A new poster was released in time for the November sweeps (see previous link).

A new video asking “Is Oliver Queen worth saving?” was released.

The CW gave Arrow a full-season order.

Tahmoh Penikett has been cast as Tom Salvati, the right-hand man of mob boss Frank Bertinelli.

Arrow returns next Wednesday at 8 p.m. ET on The CW.

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