John Wesley Shipp has played the D.C. superhero The Flash twice – once in the short-lived 1990 CBS TV show by that name, and again on the current iteration on The CW seen here. This weekend at the Raleigh Convention Center, Shipp returns to Wake County for Raleigh Supercon, where he is a guest.
John Wesley Shipp has played the D.C. superhero The Flash twice – once in the short-lived 1990 CBS TV show by that name, and again on the current iteration on The CW seen here. This weekend at the Raleigh Convention Center, Shipp returns to Wake County for Raleigh Supercon, where he is a guest. The CW
John Wesley Shipp has played the D.C. superhero The Flash twice – once in the short-lived 1990 CBS TV show by that name, and again on the current iteration on The CW seen here. This weekend at the Raleigh Convention Center, Shipp returns to Wake County for Raleigh Supercon, where he is a guest. The CW

As a teen, he held an integrated party – and was run out of town. Now, he’s back as a superhero.

July 13, 2017 12:20 PM

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