The Religious Affiliation of
Big Elmo

Religion: religious/ethical CBR Scale: S

Name: Big Elmo

Alter Ego: Elmo

Other Names: Strong Man

Classification: supporting character supporting character   villain villain  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Werewolf by Night (vol. 1) #6 (June 1973): "Carnival of Fear!"

Creators: Len Wein, Mike Ploog, Frank Bolle

Number of Appearances: 2

Teams/Affiliations: Calliope's Carnival and Circus

Enemy of: Werewolf By Night

Occupation: circus performer

Worked for: Calliope's Carnival and Circus

Nation: USA

Race: black

Gender: male

Note: strong man; refused to help murder Werewolf (Russell)

When Jack Russell (Werewolf By Night) was first captured by Calliope's Carnival and Circus, Big Elmo was one of the circus performers who helped Swami Rihva to capture and control him. But when it came time for the Swami to plunge a dagger into to the Werewolf's heart into order to perform a ritual, Big Elmo refused to take part in a murder. He turned against his fellow Carnival members and defended the Werewolf with his very life.

This character is in the following 2 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Werewolf by Night

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