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Robert DuBois was an expert marksman who became the paid assassin known as Bloodsport. He married and had a daughter named Tyla, but he left his wife for unknown reasons.
Attempted assassination of Superman
DuBois attempted to assassinate Superman with bullets forged from kryptonite; however, this attempt was unsuccessful and he was incarcerated in Belle Reve, presumably by Superman himself, where he joined Task Force X.
Suicide mission to Corto Maltese
In 2021, DuBois traveled to Corto Maltese with the second of two Task Force X strike teams to destroy Nazi-era laboratory and holding facility Jotunheim and assassinate ruthless Maltese dictator Silvio Luna.
- "So, what's the plan?"
"How the hell am I supposed to know?"
"You're the leader! You're supposed to be decisive!"
"Then I've decided you should eat a big bag of dicks!"
- ―Peacemaker and Bloodsport[src]
Robert DuBois seems to take his Task Force X membership seriously, as if he'd like to be finished with it and move on with his life. He's confident and tough, with flexible morality and a clear understanding of the mission's stakes. He is aggressive and easily frustrated, but can be compassionate for his close friends.
- Expert Marksman: As a paid assassin, Robert DuBois has impeccable aim and is a master of murder with guns.
- Suit: Robert DuBois wears a specially designed tactical suit to protect himself during jobs and missions, as well as protect his identity and hold various weapons.
- Kryptonite bullets: DuBois used these bullets to shoot Superman.
- Multi-barrelled guns: Alongside many weapons and gadgets held in and on his suit, DuBois sports a pair of custom-built handguns with multiple barrels that he uses for missions and jobs.
Behind the scenes
- Nathaniel Perry was a stunt double for Idris Elba in the role of Bloodsport.
- Bloodsport in the DC Extended Universe is the second live-action incarnation of the character, following an incarnation portrayed by David St. Louis.
- Idris Elba was originally cast in the role of Deadshot, replacing Will Smith; however, Warner Bros. and James Gunn decided to re-write the character into Bloodsport in order to allow Will Smith to return in future movies.
- Idris Elba Will Play New Character in The Suicide Squad, Not Deadshot – Variety
- The Suicide Squad Cast Revealed: Who Does Idris Elba Play?
- Gunn, James (writer and director) (August 6, 2021). The Suicide Squad.
|Task Force X|
|Members||Rick Flag (leader) | Deadshot | Katana | Killer Croc | Bloodsport | Polka-Dot Man | Ratcatcher 2 | King Shark | Peacemaker | T.D.K. | Weasel | Javelin | Blackguard | Mongal | Savant|
|Supporting members||Flo Crawley | Fitzgibbon|
|Former members||Enchantress | June Moone | Slipknot | El Diablo | Harley Quinn | Captain Boomerang|