Dr. Jim Carew is a secondary character in the Johnny Thunder Saga who reveals that he is a member of the Illuminati. He is also a former member of the Explorer's Institute.
Character Details Edit
- Film Credits: Johnny Thunder and the Gift of the Nile; Johnny Thunder and the Wisdom of the Ancients; Attack of the Fifty-Foot Hamster
- Character Role: Antagonist
- Actor: Andrew Bermudez
- Character Sex: Male
Physical Description Edit
Jim Carew wears a dark blue coat covering his white button-up shirt. He wears black pants and has a head of brown hair. He has a plain, shaven face and wears glasses.
Jim Carew is a very secretive man who is typically introverted and minds his own business. In the past, he was an adventurer, just like his friend Johnny Thunder, who would travel the world in search of the most fabled artifacts in existence. He unofficially retired after being bitten by a rattlesnake in New Mexico, but suddenly came out of retirement for the quest for the Hidden Mysteries. Later, he revealed that he is a high member of the Illuminati and that his past adventures were actually missions for the society to help them control the world. He was killed by the Hidden Mysteries.
- Jim Carew is named after baseball player Rod Carew, though the similarities between them end there.
- Jim Carew was originally conceived as an incidental character for Johnny Thunder and the Gift of the Nile to flesh out Johnny's past.
- Jim Carew returned in Attack of the Fifty-Foot Hamster to connect the Illuminati to the larger picture of Project U.