Horror Villain of the Week: Candyman

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Name: Candyman

Portrayed by: Tony Todd

Origins: The son of a slave who was raised in polite society after his father became a prosperous businessman, Candyman was an artist who was lynched after falling in love with and impregnating a white woman.  Candyman’s hand was replaced by a meat hook and he was covered in honey and left to be stung by bees.

Powers: Can appear in any location his name is called, ability to float and hover, crime staging abilities.

Weapon of Choice: Meat hook hand

Main Adversary: Helen Lyle

See Candyman in Action:

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