Jason Momoa’s Arthur Curry is going to be busy in the upcoming Aquaman movie. In addition to battling his jealous brother Orm — a.k.a. Ocean Master — for control of the Atlantean throne, Aquaman will also be battling Black Manta, an armored sea pirate harboring a particularly nasty grudge.
As we gear up for the next addition to the DC cinematic universe, here’s everything you need to know about Black Manta, why he hates Aquaman so much and why he has one of the more convoluted origin stories in the DC Universe.
Watch the video above for our breakdown of the Aquaman trailer, where his true mission in the film is revealed!