Sharp Objects actor Chris Messina has been cast as villain Victor Zsasz in Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn), according to Deadline.
In comic books, Zsasz is a serial killer and assassin who carves a tally mark on his flesh for each of his dozens of victims. Actor Tim Booth portrayed the character in a minor role in 2005's Batman Begins, while Anthony Carrigan has portrayed Zsasz on TV's Gotham.
Deadline reports that Birds of Prey's Zsasz will be working alongside the film's main villain, Ewan McGregor's Black Mask.
Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) is scheduled for a February 7, 2020 theatrical release.