Titans star Brenton Thwaites weighed in on the obsession with his Nightwing/Dick Grayson persona’s butt, revealing he’s not offended by the attention.
In an interview for the next issue of Special effectsThwaites broached the subject, saying he didn’t mind focusing on his behind.
“I don’t know what to say except I’m going to keep doing squats! That’s cool,” he told the magazine. “The episodes aren’t about my ass, even though it’s not something I would turn away from or offend.”
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The actor also touched on the fact that most of the characters are sexualized in comic book artwork, adding, “You look at comics and the men and women are sexualized. It’s just part of the content to attract people. people.
“He’s the two-faced character. He’s Dick Grayson and then when he puts the suit on he’s brilliant. He’s sexy and charismatic and a superhero. It’s just part of that.”
The fourth season of DC’s comic adaptation premiered earlier this month and sees Thwaites star alongside Anna Diop, Teagan Croft and Ryan Potter. Sons of Anarchy star Titus Welliver also briefly appears as Superman’s nemesis Lex Luthor.
The season also introduces a new villain in the form of Brother Blood, played by The Vampire Diaries starring Joseph Morgan.
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Talk to Geek’s Lair About his character, Morgan revealed that he wanted to make sure his character came across as an outsider, saying, “For me, it really started with, ‘Okay, well, where did- he? Do I do it British or American?
“I had a long conversation with Greg Walker – titans showrunner – about it. We decided to make him British because I felt it made him feel even more like an outsider.”
Special effects Issue 360 comes out on December 1.
Titans gentlemen on HBO Max in the United States. Netflix is bringing the show to the UK.