17 Facts About Granny Goodness


Granny Goodness is a fictional supervillain published by DC Comics.

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Granny Goodness made her live-action debut in the final two seasons of Smallville, and she was portrayed by Nancy Amelia Bell and Christine Willes.

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Granny Goodness made her first live-action film appearance in Zack Snyder's Justice League, portrayed by CGI.

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Granny Goodness did not begin as one of the higher-level residents of Apokolips, but was instead one of the "Lowlies"–the brutally oppressed peasant class.

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Granny Goodness's was removed from her parents and trained to be one of Darkseid's "Hounds" .

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Darkseid had Granny Goodness run the training facility for his elite soldiers, where she used brainwashing and torture, in a brutal parody of child care, to turn the innocent into fanatical warriors willing to kill or die for Darkseid's glory.

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Since the war between Apokolips and New Genesis first moved to Earth, Granny Goodness has often run Earthly orphanages, looking for potential warriors for Darkseid.

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Granny Goodness's raised Scott Free, the son of Highfather of New Genesis who had been traded for Darkseid's son as part of a peace treaty.

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Granny Goodness's tells Hippolyta that it was a test which the Amazons failed.

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Later, Reverend Good announces that Granny Goodness is poised to conquer Oa from within in the name of Darkseid, which would likely reestablish her as his favorite among the Elite.

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Granny Goodness's attempted assault on the power structure of Oa results in injury to a Guardian, the clearing of Hal Jordan's name, the hiding of the Power Battery and a Green Lantern assault force sent to Earth.

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Granny Goodness is functionally immortal, has superhuman strength and endurance.

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Granny Goodness's is surprisingly robust considering her age: she can still lift several tons with ease and she is resistant to most forms of physical attack.

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Granny Goodness has been described as a symbol of the "monstrous feminine" who "violates traditional paradigms of motherhood and femininity" through her wickedness, as opposed to more traditional, nurturing depictions of motherhood in fiction.

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Granny Goodness's is seen in the pages of Justice League, in the Rock of Ages storyline, in an alternate future where Darkseid has conquered the Earth.

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Granny Goodness's has merged with the Mother Box systems, making a giant Grandmother Box.

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Granny Goodness's is a brothel madame, with the Furies as her prostitutes, and is an obese black woman.

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