Electro (Marvel Comics)

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A cosplayer dressed up as Electro

Electro is a Marvel Comics supervillain created by Stan Lee and an enemy of Spider-Man and Daredevil. He is a supervillain who uses his superpowers, which give him control over electricity, to commit crimes and fight Spider-Man. He is a member of the supervillain group, the Sinister Six.

Portrayals[change | change source]

Jamie Foxx played Electro in 2014's The Amazing Spider-Man 2. He returned as Electro in Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021).[1][2]

Publication information
PublisherMarvel Comics
First appearanceThe Amazing Spider-Man #9 (Feb. 1964)
Created byStan Lee
Steve Ditko
In-story information
Alter egoMaxwell "Max" Dillon
SpeciesHuman mutate
Place of originEndicott, New York
Team affiliationsSinister Six
Emissaries of Evil
Frightful Four
Sinister Twelve
Legion Accursed
Notable aliasesMaster of Electricity

References[change | change source]

  1. Webb, Marc (2014-05-02), The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi), Marvel Enterprises, Avi Arad Productions, Columbia Pictures, retrieved 2022-09-27
  2. Watts, Jon (2021-12-17), Spider-Man: No Way Home (Action, Adventure, Fantasy), Columbia Pictures, Pascal Pictures, Marvel Studios, retrieved 2022-09-27
  3. "Exterminators (Spider-Man foes)". www.marvunapp.com.