The Evolution of Harley Quinn, From Sketch to Screen Queen

·Editor-in-Chief, Yahoo Entertainment

Suicide Squad crashes theaters this weekend and one member of the psychotic crew of antiheroes is already being talked up for her own solo spinoff: Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn. The character’s co-creator, Paul Dini, recently gave us a guided tour of Harley’s history; click through for some of his insights into Daddy’s Li’l Monster as we trace her path from animated second banana to DC movie superstar.

(Editor’s note: The original version of this story used an image incorrectly attributed to DC Comics; it was from the site Inanimate Objects. We apologize for the error.)