Francis Freeman, also known as Ajax, is the main antagonist of the 2016 superhero comedy film Deadpool. He is based on the character from Marvel Comics.
He was a member of the Weapon X Program and the man responsible for the creation of Deadpool. He was also a powerful mutant who gained enhanced physical attributes and an immunity to pain. After finding out what the treatment did to him, Deadpool makes it his life goal to hunt down Francis and force him to reverse the program.
He was portrayed by Ed Skrein.