The 25 Most Memorable Black Comic Book Characters

22. Mother’s Milk (Dynamite Entertainment)

First Appearance: The Boys #2 (2006)
Creators: Garth Ennis, Darrick Robertson 

One of the leads in Garth Ennis’ The Boys, Mother’s Milk is the team’s resident brick wall. Born with Compound-V already in his system, he has enhanced strength and durability, plus he was trained in combat as an Army Ranger. Despite those aggro attributes, he’s even-tempered and rational, arguably the most methodical member of the entire group.

He's also one of the more sensitive members of the group. He raises his daughter solo because her mother was an addict. But in typical Ennis fashion, Mother’s Milk has a perverse secret: His mother nursed him well into adulthood to keep up his strength and health. You were wondering where that nickname came from...

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