Tom Hardy as Bane in the Dark Knight Rises eating a Cherry Pie, looking like Goatse

Here’s Bane, played by Tom Hardy, from the Dark Knight Rises, eating a cherry pie!

Tom Hardy as Bane from The Dark Knight Rises + A Cherry Pie = hello.jpg?

Bane’s mask bears a striking resemblance to the fingers of Kirk Johnson. The name may not be one you’ve heard, but chances are you’ve seen a photo of him. Do you think this is a deliberate reference or is that too much of a stretch?

Here’s a recipe for a cherry pie.