fictional character in Marvel Comics

Mysterio is a fictional character and a major antagonist from the Marvel Comics universe, most commonly serving as an enemy to Spider-Man, Deadpool, and Daredevil. He is a supervillain who primarily utilizes illusions and other gadgets to perform crimes.

Cosplayer playing the character.

The Mysterio identity has been adopted by different people over the years, but the most notable person to utilize the alias is Quentin Beck, a former actor and special effects artist that would go on to become one of Spider-Man's classic foes. He serves as one of the founding members of the supervillain group, the Sinister Six.

Mysterio in media


The character has appeared in movies, television series, and video games. In live-action, he is played by actor Jake Gyllenhaal in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) movie, Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019), reappearing in archive footage in The Daily Bugle (2019, 2021) and Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021).