Real Name: Jonathan Peyton “Black Jack” Cole
Publisher: Marvel Comics
Created by: Christopher Priest and Andy Kubert
1st appearance: Black Panther #50 , 2002
Alias: Brother of the Panther
Team Affiliations: 66 Bridges
Legal Status: U.S Citizen with no criminal record
Weight: 185 lbs Height: 5’10
Eyes: Brown Hair: Black
Skills and abilities: Skilled marksman with firearms, trained by the police force. Also appears to possesses a brilliant strategic, business and criminal mind.
A New York City police officer nicknamed “Black Jack” because of how dark his skin was. It is also suggested he once lived in Africa before making life in America. In the US he married Ruth Cole a Jewish woman. Black Jack was well-respected in his community and father the father of Kasper Cole. To his co-workers, community and friends he was a “hero” cop who was a faithful husband and dutiful father who had even the respect of the most cruel and corrupt street hustlers.
He was eventually jailed for cocaine possession and everyone especially his son Kasper thought he had been set up by the corrupt police force for doing his job.
Unknown to everyone however he was really the leader of the international crime syndicate known as the 66 bridges and also had another son who helped him run the “business”, Triage/Nigel Blacque. From behind bars he pulled the strings that lead his son as the Black Panther down the path of a superhero hoping to either forge him into the perfect weapon or corrupt him.