Jonathan Osterman
Dr. Manhattan
Alias(es) Jon Osterman
Dr. Manhattan
Appeared in Watchmen
Actor Billy Crudup
"We are all puppets, Laurie. I'm just the puppet who can see the strings. "
―Jonathan Osterman[src]

Jonathan "Jon" Osterman is a member of the Watchmen known as Dr. Manhattan. He once had a relationship with Silk Spectre II.



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Power and AbilitiesEdit


Jonathan's transformation endowed him with god-like powers.

  • Superhuman Strength: Jonathan can make himself super-strong.
  • Invulnerability: Jonathan is impervious to harm. He does not need to eat, drink, sleep, or breathe to sustain himself.
  • Molecular Cumbustion: Jonathan can make a person explode by speeding up their bodily molecules.
  • Telekinesis: Jonathan can move object through willpower alone.
  • Flight: Jonathan is independent of gravity and can defy it with ease.
  • Teleportation: Jonathan can instantly teleport himself and others to and from any location, including other planets.
  • Mégethoskinesis: Jonathan can increase or decrease his size.
  • Immortality: Jonathan has an indefinite lifespan and does not age.
  • Self-Duplication: Jonathan can create copies of himself to do multible things at once.
  • Matter Transmutation: Jonathan can change one substance to another.
  • Clairvoyance: Jonathan possesses a hightened perception of time and space.