The Evolution of Harley Quinn, From Sketch to Screen Queen

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.)