Ghetto Man

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Real Name
First Appearance
"The Roast", Legend of the Superheroes
unknown, though the character was played by Brad Sanders and the character appeared in a special produced by Joseph Barbera
Team Affliations
Base of Operations
Skills and Abilities
Stand Up Comedian
Tools and Weapons

Ghetto Man is a character who appeared in the TV special series Legends of the Superheroes in the episode "the Roast" as a superhero who roasts the DC superheroes.

Ghetto Man is portrayed by Brad Sanders

Origin[edit | edit source]

No origin has been provided for Ghetto Man.

Biography[edit | edit source]

No background has been provided for Ghetto Man.  He appears as a guest who gives a stand-up routine for the Justice League of America, including many jokes about race, comparing the world of the Justice League with his own life experience.

Personality[edit | edit source]

Ghetto Man is a stand up comedian, often focused on the black experience in comparison to the experience of the predominantly white members of the Justice League.

Powers[edit | edit source]

Apparently, Ghetto Man has the ability to fly or levitate under his own power, as seen at the end of his comedy routine.

Skills and Abilitiies[edit | edit source]

Ghetto Man demonstrates neither powers nor crime fighting skills, though he seems to have some experience as a stand up comedian.

Legacy[edit | edit source]

Several online articles examining the Legends of the Superheroes TV special have often pointed to the unfortunate, insensitive racial stereotyping of the character. [1] [2]

Footnotes[edit | edit source]

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