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Speed (character)

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Speed (real name Thomas "Tommy" Shephard) is a fictional character from Marvel Comics. He was born from the reincarnated soul of Tommy Maximoff, the son of Scarlet Witch and Vision and the twin brother of Billy Kaplan/Wiccan. He inherited super speed, a quality shared by his former reincarnated self's uncle, Quicksilver.

In his debut, Speed joined the Young Avengers to fighting against the Skrulls.

He was created by Allan Heinberg and Jim Cheung and first appeared in Young Avengers #10 (February, 2006)

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The illusory Tommy appeared in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) Disney+ miniseries WandaVision (2021) played by Gavin Borders and Jett Klyne. Klyne returned as a human version of Tommy from an alternate reality in the movie Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022).