Caitlin Snow is a female comic supervillain that features in DC Comics.
Whilst studying her Ph.D. she was part of a research group where her Professor claimed that she could never achieve her degree with her nearly deciding to quit her studies. At the time, the group attended a symposium at Metropolis where she managed to see Superman for the first time. Seeing a man that could fly gave her courage to continue with her studies in college. (Justice League vs. Suicide Squad v1 #3)
Personality and attributes
All her life, all she wanted to do was to help people and was the reason she became a scientist. (Justice League Vs. Suicide Squad v1 #6)
After becoming Killer Frost, she thought that her life had been stolen from her and that after all she had done she did not deserve a life of her own. (Justice League Vs. Suicide Squad v1 #6)
Powers and abilities
- The Caitlin Snow incarnation of Killer Frost was created by Dan Jurgens in the Fury of Firestorm: The Nuclear Men v1 #19 (June 2013) but the original character of Killer Frost was developed by Gerry Conway and Al Milgrom.
In other media
- In the Arrowverse, Caitlin Snow made a number of appearances in the shared continuity setting.
- In Arrow, the character of Caitlin Snow made her first live-action debut where she first appeared in the episode "The Man Under the Hood" and was portrayed by actor Danielle Panabaker.
- In The Flash series, the character of Caitlin Snow appeared as a regular member of the cast in the 2014 live-action television series where she was once again portrayed by Danielle Panabaker. Her mother was revealed to be Dr. Carla Tannhauser who was a scientist that specialised in biology and was also the CEO head of Tannhauser Industries.
- In Legends of Tomorrow, the character appeared in the live-action television series during the four-part cross over "Crisis on Earth-X" where she was again portrayed by actor Danielle Panabaker.
- In Justice League Action, Killer Frost appeared in the animated television series with her resembling the Caitlin Snow version in the episode "Freezer Burn" and being voiced by actor Mena Suvari.
- Fury of Firestorm: The Nuclear Men v1:
- Justice League of America v3: