A character on the CW’s “Arrow” has been recast after the actress who was set to play the role pulled out. TheWrap.com reports that Rila Fukushima, an actress and model who played Yukio in “Wolverine,” will take over the role following the exit of actress Devon Aoki.
The character is Tatsu Yamashiro, who will be seen through flashbacks as she mentors Oliver Queen, played by Stephen Amell, the piece notes. Yamashiro is a martial arts expert with the code name Katana, named after the sword she carries.
Aoki pulled out of the series due to a scheduling conflict.