Sin City’s Devon Aoki joins Arrow as Tatsu Yamashiro
Fans of Sin City will recognize Devon Aoki when they tune-into the next season of CW’s ‘Arrow’. The popular action-star has just signed-on to the show with a major recurring guest role that will put her front and center for at least a few episodes.
Aoki, the daughter of former Olympic wrestler Rocky Aoki, will play the role of Tatsu Yamashiro. Fans of the series may remember the character from the original graphic-novels written under DC Comics, but this will be the first time that the character has appeared on the series. Tatsu is a Japanese martial-arts expert, who sometimes works under the codename Katana.
As for Aoki, the New York native and model turned action-star, has had plenty of experience with swordplay as shown in her previous films like DOA and D.E.B.S.