Report: TMNT 2 Casts BEBOP

BeBop and Rocksteady
BeBop (left) and Rocksteady
Gary Anthony Williams in Weeds
Gary Anthony Williams in Weeds
Credit: Showtime

Deadline is reporting Thursday evening that longtime Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles villain BeBop, the mutated pig hench"men" of Shredder and partner to Rocksteady, will be played by Gary Anthony Williams (The Internship) in 2016's TMNT 2.

According to the online trade, in the TMNT sequel William's BeBop will start off as a "punk street thug member of a ragtag gang of misfits who acts as if he’s intellectually superior, but isn’t."

Williams is a frequent TV and animation voice actor, having voiced characters on Earth's Mightiest Heroes (Thunderball), Beware the Batman (Michael Holt), Batman: The Brave and the Bold (Mongul) and Star Wars: The Clones Wars (Riff Tamson).

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