Arrow Spoilers: Who Will Play Ra’s al Ghul? Show Snags Aussie Actor For Coveted Part

Matt Nable has nabbed one of the most-sought after roles in TV.

The Australian actor has been cast to play Ra’s al Ghul on Arrow‘s third season. The leader of the League of Assassins and father of Nyssa al Ghul (played by Katrina Law), al Ghul is described as “proud and unforgiving, a ruthless strategist, a master of martial arts, and a shaper of history.” He carries the wisdom of the ages, and protects some of its greatest secrets.

Nable whose last major role was in the Riddick action film and the Aussie crime show Underbelly will debut his new role on Season 3’s fourth episode which is titled “The Magician” and also marks the CW hit’s 50th episode to date.