For questions about the US TV series The Flash, which is based on the DC Comics character.

The Flash chronicles the adventures of Barry Allen, a forensic investigator for the police department. Barry was struck with particles, lightning and chemicals when a particle accelerator exploded, the result of which is superhuman speed.

The show itself is based on the New 52 series of comics from DC Comics and stars Grant Gustin in the lead role and Candice Patton as his best friend/love interest.