With Doom Patrol ongoing on DC’s streaming app and Swamp Thing is in pre-production some casting news has come out regarding Titans season two. And it’s a BIG one.
Deadline is now reporting that Latino actor Esai Morales has been cast as the big bad for ‘Titans’ season two. And it’s none other than Slade Wilson/Deathstroke himself. The character has previously been portrayed in the Arrowverse by Australian actor Manu Bennett for many seasons. The character was also featured on the big screen in the end credit-scene for Justice League by Joe Manganiello.
Deathstroke is considered one of the deadliest assassins in the DC Universe and have fought the Teen Titans in the comics numerous times. Most notably is the story-arc ‘Judas Contract’ where he played a key role. The story line were adapted for an animated release in 2017.
Titans is produced by Greg Berlanti, Akiva Goldsman, Geoff Johns, Sarah Schechter, and Greg Walker.
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