Joseph Morgan, finest recognized for his function as Klaus in The Vampire Diaries universe, shares a glimpse of himself as Sebastian Blood in Titans.
The Originals star Joseph Morgan just lately shared a primary take a look at his costume as villain Brother Blood in Titans Season 4.
Blood’s darker nature is properly hidden within the new image, which exhibits the character carrying a scruffy go well with with a crooked tie and unassuming glasses. On Instagram, Morgan captioned the picture: “Early Sebastian, at the beginning modified.” It was beforehand revealed that the Titans model of the character will likely be “an introverted man with a robust intelligence and a hidden, darker nature.
Morgan, who performed antagonist-turned-protagonist Klaus Mikaelson in The CW’s The Vampire Diaries and spinoff The Originals, was introduced as Brother Blood in Titans Season 4 in January 2022. In March, he revealed he had began taking pictures and shared a couple of extra particulars about his model of the character. “He begins his journey as Sebastian Sangre,” Morgan defined, revealing the evolutionary nature of the character was what attracted him to the function. “What’s been extremely rewarding for me — and can proceed to be, I believe — is exploring how he will get from being Sebastian to changing into Brother Blood.”
Brother Blood From Comics to the Screen
The villain Sebastian Blood/Brother Blood first appeared in live-action in Season 2 of Arrow, performed by Lucifer‘s Kevin Alejandro. Alejandro’s Blood was a seemingly sincere politician by day and a cult chief by evening, who served as a secondary villain for the season to Manu Bennet’s Slade Wilson. Arrow additionally included a model of Sebastian Blood’s abusive father named Sebastian Sangre, which Titans seems to be borrowing to make use of as Blood’s actual identify.
Season 4 of Titans may also introduce a personality closely linked to Brother Blood within the comics: May Bennett/Mother Mayhem, who will likely be performed by Franka Potente. Mother Mayhem is the spouse of Brother Blood, and because the Brother Blood title is inherited, can be the mom of the following Brother Blood. Arrow mixed the names of each girls who’ve held the mantle within the comics, May Bennett and Anna Resik, to create Sebastian’s mom’s identify, Maya Resik.
Brother Blood has additionally appeared in a number of animated DC initiatives, together with as the primary villain in Teen Titans Season 3, as a recurring villain in Teen Titans Go! — each voiced by John DiMaggio — and within the 2017 animated film Teen Titans: The Judas Contract, the place he was voiced by Gregg Henry.
The first three seasons of Titans are streaming on HBO Max. Season 4 doesn’t but have a launch date.