Manchester Black is a male comic character that features in DC Comics.
He had a sister by the name of Vera Black who he cared for deeply. After she lost her arms, he was the only one that hugged her and helped save her life. (JLA v1 #100)
The New 52
He sought to succeed in turning Jon Kent to his cause when he could not accomplish this with Superman. (Superman v4 #23)
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- Manchester Black was created by Joe Kelly and Doug Mahnke where he made his first appearance in Action Comics v1 #775 (March 2001).
In other media
- In Supergirl, Manchtester Black appeared in the live-action television series fourth season where he was portrayed by actor David Ajala. This version was a Black British man who suffered from various incidents involving rage until he met an Empath from Ikthanol named Fiona Byrne with the two being deeply in love.
- In Superman vs. the Elite, Manchester Black appeared as an antagonist in the animated film where he was voiced by actor Robin Atkin Downes as an adult and by actor Grey DeLisle as a boy.
- Action Comics: