Batman’s sidekick, Robin (aptly named Dick… Grayson) has always been one of the better looking comic characters – and that’s without counting his homoerotic relationship with the Caped Crusader.

Now, we’re getting a new Robin, on TV – with Brenton Thwaites taking on the role. And he looks super-hot doing it.

Brenton Thwaites as Robin
Photo: Warner Bros.

Brenton Thwaites, the 28-year-old Australian actor, is mostly known from his role on Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge, as well as cult horror hit, Oculus. Oh – and he was also in Blue Lagoon remake, where he looked like that:

Brenton Thwaites The Blue Lagoon
Photo: Lifetime

Brenton’s new Robin suit, seen in an image released by Warner Bros., features the traditional colors associated with the character, as well as his weapon of choice – a staff.

The last live-action Robin we’ve seen was Chris O’Donnel, and that was 20 years ago in Batman And Robin. Chris was also a sexy Robin, of course, with the weird superhero suit that had… nipples on it.

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Next year, however, we’re getting a new DC-Universe TV series, Titans which will feature a slightly older-than-usual Robin, who will lead a group of superheros – Beast Boy (Ryan Potter) Starfire (Anna Diop) and Raven (Teagan Croft).

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The show will be executive produced by Greg Berlanti, the creator behind The CW’s Arrowverse shows, and will stream on a new upcoming DC streaming service.