Name: Crooked Man
First Appearance: Marvel Preview #21 (Spring 1980): "Walk a Crooked Mile!"
Number of Appearances: 1
Note: leader of L.A.'s criminal underworld
The Crooked Man was the leader of L.A.'s criminal underworld. He plotted his gangs' robberies to be works of "art," hoping for approval and adulation from the public.
The Croked Man allied himself with Shroud, unaware that the Shroud was secretly a hero masquerading as a criminal.