One of the deadliest and most unpredictable villains in the history of the DC universe is making his way to the big screen to oppose Harley Quinn and company in the upcoming all-female superhero team up Birds of Prey.
Black Mask, an arch enemy of Batman in the pages of DC Comics, has been confirmed to be the main villain the upcoming Margot Robbie-starring film set in the The Worlds of DC cinematic franchise.
Debuting in 1985 within Batman #386, Black Mask, real name Roman Sionis, is a Gotham-based criminal mastermind with the ability to control minds via his black mask. He has been a thorn in the side of Batman, Robin, and the Justice League on a number of occasions.
Within the last few months, more and more information regarding the film have been released, including of the heroes confirmed to appear (Black Canary, Huntress, Renee Montoya), the appearance of a young Cassandra Cain, and, most recently, the rumored synopsis. This news, which has been rumored on a bevy of other news outlets for the last few weeks, confirms the big bad the newest superhero team will be taking on.
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Source: The Wrap