Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles fans got an early present when producer Michael Bay shared the first official photo of a fan favorite character appearing in the sequel.
On Friday, Bay posted an image of Arrow star Stephen Amell as masked vigilante Casey Jones, one of the beloved characters from the Ninja Turtles universe.
In the pic, Amell – dressed in a hoodie and jeans – dons Casey’s signature mask, with his face obscured, and a hockey stick in hand.
If you’re not familiar with the character of Casey Jones, like the Turtles he is a vigilante and fights crime with weapons made from sporting equipment, such as hockey sticks, golf clubs and baseball bats. Previous iterations of the character also had long, unruly dark locks, though Amell is currently still sporting his Arrow buzzcut.
Recently, Megan Fox – who returns to the sequel as April O’Neil and happens to be Casey’s love interest – was spotted on location at Grand Central Station in New York City sporting a sexy schoolgirl look a la Britney Spears!
TMNT 2 this theaters in summer 2016, and also stars Will Arnett, William Fichtner, Brian Tee, Tyler Perry, Laura Linney, Alan Ritchson, Noel Fisher, Jeremy Howard and Pete Ploszek.