Jaime Sommers was a professional Tennis player who, after a near fatal accident, was rebuilt as a cyborg by the Office of Scientific Information, a branch of US Intelligence. While working as a schoolteacher as a cover, Sommers was recruited as a reluctant secret agent. She had an on-off romance with fellow cyborg agent Steve Austin. She also owns a bionic German Shepherd called Max. Because every girl needs a pet.
Powers and abilities
Enhanced strength, speed (she could run slightly faster than Steve Austin's 60 MPH) and hearing.
Her right arm, right ear and both legs are incredibly powerful bionic replacements.
American TV star the Bionic Woman appeared in numerous UK originated comics stories in the 1970's and early 80's in Look-In (from 7th August 1976-24th May 1979) and in Brown Watson's Bionic Woman Annuals. She also appeared in the strip Bionic Action in Look-In in 1979, co-starring with Steve Austin.
Jaime Sommers was played on TV by Lindsay Wagner.
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