Burke is one of villains of Jonan Hex is right hand man to Quentin Turnbull and is responsible for deaths of Jonah Hex's wife and son. He was played by Michael Fassbender who later played the young version of Magneto, Edwin Epps and Macbeth.
Sadistic and tattooed, psychopathic Irishman, Burke enjoyed his victims's suffering include forcing Jonah Hex to witness his family's death by burning at the house in taunted way as Jonah killed his best friend Jeb and brained his face and left dead. Burke and Turnbull become infamous robbers whose crimes include rape while Jonah Hex is bounty hunter was hired to track them down after informed by President Grant about train robbery whom being conscripted by him for his revenge of his family. when Jonah kill one by one , Burke kidnapped Lihah, a prostitute who bonded with Jonah as human being and used her as bait to lure him