Bane is a fictional character and supervillain in the DC Comics, and a major antagonist of the Batman comics and series.
He is a recurring nemesis of the superhero Batman, known for being augmented by a drug called Venom. He is most known as the supervillain who "broke that bat", as Bane once managed to break Batman's spine. Bane continues to be one of Batman's most physically and psychologically formidable foes.
He is currently portrayed by Tom Hardy who also portrayed Max Rockatansky.