Real Name: Despina Hawthorne (see comments)
Identity/Class: Normal human
formerly mob boss of the Corvelli clan
Group Membership: None;
formerly the Corvelli mob
Enemies: Deadpool, Punisher (Castle)
Known Relatives: Michael (husband)
Base of Operations: Unrevealed, probably New York, USA
First Appearance: Deadpool Team-Up II#894 (June, 2010)
Powers/Abilities: Despina Hawthorne is a normal woman who uses her feminine charms to cause murderous mayhem.
(Deadpool Team-Up II#894 (fb)) - With the Punisher's gun-firing slaughter of the Corvelli mob almost complete, Despina Hawthorne convinced her husband Michael, also her captain, to go outside and distract the vigilante so that she could escape.
(Deadpool Team-Up II#894) - Deadpool took on her tear-filled request to avenge her husband's death and kill the Punisher, lying that he had been a data entry worker killed in collateral damage from a Punisher raid. After much fighting between Deadpool and the cyborg-enhanced Punisher, Xemnu the Titan revealed a telepathic visual replay to them that she had fooled Deadpool about what had really happened. Deadpool and the Punisher returned to confront Despina at her mansion, only to find that Wolverine had likewise been duped and taken on the mission to "protect" her.
Comments: Created by Ivan Brandon (writer), Sanford Greene (pencils) and Nathan Massengill (inks).
Hawthorne may well have been an alias and her real name Corvelli as head of the Corvelli mob.
Profile by Grendel Prime.
Despina Hawthorne has no known connections to:
Deadpool Team-Up II#894, p22, pan5 (main image)
p2, pan1 (headshot)
Deadpool Team-Up II#894 (June, 2010) - Ivan Brandon (writer), Sanford Greene (pencils), Nathan Massengill (inks), Axel Alonso (editor)
Last updated: 01/29/12
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