When will ‘The Flash’ season 7 finally stream on Netflix?
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When will 'The Flash' season 7 finally stream on Netflix?

Developed by Andrew Kreisberg, Greg Berlanti and Geoff Johns, The CW show The Flash garnered a massive fan following after debuting in 2014. Based on the life of the DC Comics hero Flash, a costumed speedster known for having the power to run at superhuman speed, fighting criminals, the show shall be focused on the Barry Allen incarnation of the same. Allen, a crime-scene investigator, possesses superhuman speed after being exposed to a particle accelerator explosion which he uses to his advantage to fight the rampant crime and corruption in the city. While doing so, he must face various notorious and dangerous villains who shall pose serious threats to the peace and sanctity of his family as well as the entire city. 

With actors like Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker, Rick Cosnett and more in significant roles, the show has become insanely popular due to their unique approach and had been started as a spin-off to the widely popular Arrow. When Gustin, who plays the titular character, was asked regarding how they manage to shoot such sequences, the man was honest in his reply. “We do a lot of plate shots that are empty shots of the area we’re going to be in and then they’re putting us in later in the post. I do a lot of the fighting,” he said, continuing: “I don’t have to do it full speed and then they ramp it up and a lot of people have to freeze and I keep moving. Then I have to clear the frame and step back into the frame. It’s really tedious stuff that we have to do. On theirs, they learn fight choreography and they shoot it from the perfect angles and what you see is what you get.”

The season has received better reviews with every passing season especially due to the fact that the creators have not strayed too far away from the comics and managed to retain the breezy and humorous essence that usually gets lost in adaptation. There has been a lot of buzz regarding The Flash’s season 7 being finally available for streaming on Netflix. Let us delve deeper into this and find out when the season shall finally stream on the platform to appease the curiosity of fans.

Here is everything you need to know about The Flash season 7 that shall be streaming soon on Netflix:

Everything you need to know about The Flash season 7:

When is The Flash season 7 coming to Netflix?

The CW had delayed production for the seventh season of The Flash due to the unprecedented shoot halts during the pandemic. While they initially planned for a 2020 release, the date got pushed back and they finally started streaming new episodes on March 2, 2021.

Since Netflix and The CW have signed a five-year deal, it has been confirmed that the Netflix United States shall be streaming the entire seventh season of the series on July 28, 2021.

Other regions in Europe and Canada will be receiving weekly episodes while the rest of the world shall be able to stream various seasons of The Flash throughout the course of this year. 

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How long will The Flash stream on Netflix?

Netflix has signed a five-year contract with The CW. This indicates that the series shall stream on Netflix for five years, receiving every update of the series, streaming all the seasons of the series according to schedule.

Netflix shall be streaming the series till the end of 2026. 

Where will The Flash season 7 be available for streaming? 

While Netflix US shall be airing the entire seventh season by the end of July, viewers in the United Kingdom shall be utterly disappointed to know that The Flash season 7 shall not be available for streaming on Netflix UK.

One would need a Now TV or Sky TV access to be able to view the series. 

The regions that shall receive weekly updates are: 

  • Belgium 
  • Canada
  • Greece
  • Netherlands
  • Czech Republic
  • Israel 
  • Slovakia 
  • Romania  

Some regions are, however, a season behind yet still have the opportunity to stream The Flash. They are: 

  • South Korea
  • Hong kong 
  • Thailand 
  • Switzerland 
  • Argentina
  • France
  • Brazil
  • Mexico
  • Poland 
  • Russia 
  • Switzerland 
  • Sweden 
  • Japan
  • Hungary 
  • Lithuania 
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What will the new Flash season be about?

In their press release, a lot of interesting spoilers were handed out to fans regarding the seventh season where The Flash shall be having an intense showdown with supervillain Godspeed who is as fast and cunning as Flash.

Season six ended with a massive cliffhanger where the notorious Mirror master emerged victoriously and continued terrorising the Central City. the press release stated, “The Flash must regroup in order to stop her and find a way to make contact with his missing wife, Iris.” 

The Team Flash shall include Cisco Ramon, Caitlin Snow, Nash Wells, Ralph Dibny, Flash’s adoptive father, Jow West, Allegra Garcia, Cecile Horton as well as the nerdy techie Chester P Runk. Together, they shall defeat the Mirror Master. However, this victory will have consequences as an overbearing threat shall pose danger to his team, marriage and family. Godspeed is said to be The Flash’s most dangerous nemesis to date.