Episode 044: Roberto da Costa (feat. Alex Segura)
In Episode 44 of CEREBRO, Connor and writer Alex Segura soak up the sun with Roberto da Costa, the sensational Sunspot! An original New Mutant, biracial Brazilian babe Beto inherited his father's fortune and continued into X-Force in the 90s. After a stint as Lord Imperial of the Hellfire Club, he eventually joined the Avengers under writer Jonathan Hickman.
The CEREBRO character file on Sunspot begins at 53:42.
(Content Advisory: Beto's story includes racism and brainwashing.)
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