Magic Mike’s Joe Manganiello to Star as Deathstroke in the Next Batman Movie

We already saw some footage that hinted that Deathstroke would be the villain in the next Batman movie; but now, they have finally confirmed it and even shared who would be playing the role: none other than Joe Manganiello of ‘True Blood’ and (more importantly) ‘Magic Mike’ fame. (He is also married to Sofia Vergara, by the way.)

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The movie isn’t set to come out until 2018, but with Ben Affleck directing the movie, I have to say I’m pretty excited to see whether it’ll fare better than the recent DC movies I’ve watched in the cinemas.

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