The Invisible Woman is a female comic superhero who features in Marvel Comics.
Susan Storm was the daughter of Franklin Storm and Mary Storm with her being the older sister to Johnny Storm. Her father was a brilliant surgeon and a respected member of the medical community where during travel to a dinner he lost control over his vehicle after the tyre blew out. Though Franklin survived, his wife Mary was critically injured and despite his efforts he was unable to save his wife on the operating table. The shock caused him to withdraw from life as he gave up his medical practice and began to blame himself for his Mary's death. (Fantastic Four v1 #32)
Personality and attributes
Powers and abilities
Her daughter taught her the principle behind colour namely bending the spectrum of light allowing her to alter the appearance of anyone. This allowed her to change not only her hair colour but also her skin tone. The ability was said to require a great deal of concentration from Susan but she could use it to alter her appearance and make her unrecognisable. (Invisible Woman v1 #3)
- The Invisible Woman was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby where she made her first appearance in Fantastic Four v1 #1 (November, 1961).
In other media
- In Fantastic Four, Susan Storm appeared in the live-action film where she was portrayed by actor Jessica Alba.
- Fantastic Four v1: (1961)
- Fantastic Four v6:
- Invisible Woman v1: