Watchmen fans had a lot to say about the mighty blue penis.
Spoiler alert: the following story contains spoilers for Watchmen 's second episode. Philips played by Edward Crook also plays Manhattan in the fake stage performance. We think. Mison apparently had a choice in his body double. And I had to sift through. No, no, no. I ended up with a boy called Fergal. Lovely chap.
It's time we talked about the elephant sized penis in the room. Yes, we are of course referring to Doctor Manhattan's appendage in Watchmen. Whether it's the original comic or Zack Snyder's film , even people with just a passing knowledge of the franchise usually refer to Watchmen as "the one with the blue dong", and HBO's TV show is now swinging in the same direction. After a noticeable lack of penii in the season one premiere, Watchmen's second episode saved the day with a surprisingly long glimpse of Tom Mison's painted phallus — except it wasn't his phallus at all. NotMyPenis isn't the first time that people have become obsessed with Doctor Manhattan's sapphire schlong, and it won't be the last either. Even though he's not appeared directly on the show just yet, Mison's homage to Manhattan was followed in episode three by a giant blue dildo that Laurie Blake uses to, well, let's just say 'remember' him by. HBO isn't exactly shy when it comes to showing off male anatomy. This year alone, Euphoria featured more sausage than a butcher's shop window, and everything from Westworld to Game of Thrones has showcased wieners by the dozen too.
Manhattan flame who has now, apparently, grown out her bangs, joined the FBI, and devoted her life to cracking down on masked vigilantes. She's moved on from her superhero past to a very different form of crimefighting, but she hasn't left the past entirely. For starters, she's taken her father's last name, Blake; makes frequent use of the Dr. Manhattan phone booths that beam messages straight to Mars; and, uh, she carts around a gargantuan blue dildo in a Halliburton case like it's the nuclear launch codes! Yes, the reveal of a massive Dr.