Copperhead (Lawrence Chesney)

The Religious Affiliation of
Lawrence Chesney

Religion: demonolatry CBR Scale: M

Name: Copperhead

Alter Ego: Lawrence Chesney

Other Names: Copperhead I; Archenemy of Crime; Destroyer of Evil; Richard Crandall

Classification: villain villain  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Daredevil (vol. 1) #124 (Aug. 1975): "In the Coils of the Copperhead!"

Creators: Len Wein, Marv Wolfman, Gene Colan, Klaus Janson

Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes

Number of Appearances: 15

Teams/Affiliations: Gang of Four

Enemy of: Spider-Man, Daredevil

Employer: Metropolitain Museum of Art

Occupation: art restorer, criminal, vigilante

Location: New York City, New York, USA

Race: white

Gender: male

Walter Krantz was the author of the original "Coppherhead" pulp fiction stories. Many years after creating the Copperhead character, he was killed by Copperhead!

The killer was actually Lawrence Chesney, the son of the man who originally posed for paintings of the Copperhead character. Lawrence Chesney began posing as the Copperhead character.

Copperhead (Lawrence Chesney)

This character is in the following 7 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Dark Reign Files #1 (Apr. 2009)

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