52 Fun Facts About Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice

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The Actor Who Portrays Thomas Wayne

Jeffrey Dean Morgan, who plays Thomas Wayne, in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is no novice to comics.  This thespian has not only been in multiple comics-based films, but has had a past relationship with a person who has been in a Batman-based television series.

Did You Know?

  • Aside from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Jeffrey Dean Morgan has been cast in three other films based on DC properties: Edward Blake / The Comedian in Watchmen (2009); Clay in The Losers (2010); Jeb Turnbull in Jonah Hex (2010).
  • Jeffrey Dean Morgan has a son with actress Hilarie Burton.  Burton’s second appearance on television was in the short-lived series Birds of Prey, a DC series about Helena Kyle / Huntress (daughter of Bruce Wayne / Batman and Selina Kyle / Catwoman), Barbara Gordon / Oracle, and Dinah Redmond (the daughter of Dina Lance / The Black Canary).
  • Jeffrey Dean Morgan’s newest comic book role will be the character of Negan in AMC’s The Walking Dead.

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