:Welcome to Thunderous Thursday! Today in our Villain Profiles, we will feature one of Iron Man’s archenemy. He is the leader of the Ten Rings and is one of the most ruthless villains out there. Ladies and gentlemen, I present to you, The Mandarin!
Alias: The Mandarin
Other Alias(es): Gene Kahn, Zhang Tong, Chu
Relatives: Unidentified father, mother, paternal aunt (all deceased), Mei-Ling (fiancee, deceased), Temujin (son), Genghis Khan (alleged ancestor)
Weight: 215 lbs
Creators: Stan Lee, Don Heck
First Appearance: Tales of Suspense #50 (1964)
Powers and Abilities
A remarkable genius with both earthly and extraterrestrial technology, the Mandarin is also an exceptional athlete, swordsman, and martial artist.
The Mandarin Actors
Sir Ben Kingsley
December 31 1943-present
Iron Man 3, 2013