|Citizen of the United States with a criminal record.|
|Nation or Planet of Origin|
|Base of Operations|
|Metropolis, New York|
|Electric white when charged.|
|Black - Electric blue when charged.|
Metahuman with the ability to absorb and control massive amounts of electricity enabling; flight, energy projection and manipulation of electrical devices.
Action Comics #835 (March, 2006)
Note: Livewire first appeared in The New Superman Adventures animated series episode #18 (Sept. 1997).
|Bruce Timm & Paul Dini|
The boisterous host of a local radio show, Leslie Willis built her career on cynically bashing Superman. After the wife of the radio station's manager was saved by the Man of Steel, Willis' opinions became instantly unpopular with management and she was fired.
Apparently already possessing the ability to manipulate electricity, Willis went into a rage and climbed to the radio tower - absorbing massive amounts of electricity and transforming into a Livewire.