Joe Pantoliano is a known actor on Earth-1.
Pantoliano's likeness and name were used on the posters of the movie, which has since became a popular culture staple. Until 2017, a poster of the movie hanged in Cisco Ramon's apartment until it was destroyed by Breacher.
Powers and abilities
- Skilled actor: Pantoliano was able to become an actor in a popular movie.
- Gun handling: Pantoliano was proficient enough with guns to look authentic with them in the movie and on the poster.
Behind the scenes
- In the real world, Joe Pantoliano is indeed a character actor who starred in The Matrix.
- Although not noted anywhere in the Arrowverse as of now, Pantoliano portrayed a character named Cypher in the movie. On top of Cypher being a prominent nickname of several DC Comics characters, Pantoliano's Cypher had a cameo on an advertisement billboard for a pharmacy in Smax #1 published by DC's imprint America's Best Comics.