If you know the Mad Titan’s own resident super villain, Jay Washington then you know how much the official announcement of this casting of this particular character had him excited. TITANS on the DC Universe streaming platform now has its Deathstroke in Esai Morales.
Morales known for Bad Boys, Rapa Nui, Mi Familia, Fast Food Nation, Paid in Full, The Line, Ozark (Netflix), Mozart In The Jungle (Amazon Prime), Curb Your Enthusiasm (HBO), and Chicago PD(NBC) and more will take on the mantle of one of the Teen Titans (comics) most fought adversary.
According to the character bio, this version of Deathstroke, “Slade Wilson is known for being DC’s deadliest assassin. While serving his country, Slade became an elite soldier before government testing enhanced his physiology to near superhuman levels, putting him on a path of darkness and revenge. To his family, Slade is a father and husband, but to the rest of the world, he is feared by many as the infamous Deathstroke; selling his services to the highest bidder as the ruthless assassin that never gives up and never misses.” The character was most recently portrayed by Manu Bennett on Arrow.