|Aliases:||Winslow Schott, Jr.|
|Relatives:||Winslow Schott, Sr. |
Winn Schott is a young computer programmer who works for CatCo Worldwide Media in National City. He is a close friend of Kara Danvers, and is one of the few people who knows that Kara is also the costumed superhero known as Supergirl. Nursing an unrequited love for Kara, Winn is committed towards aiding her in all things. He converted an unused room in the CatCo office into a private computer server area and base of operations where Supergirl can monitor events taking place in National City. Winn's rival for Kara's affections is James Olsen, whom Kara is smitten with, but is otherwise involved with Lucy Lane.
- Computer operation
- Computer hacking
Notes & Trivia Edit
- The character of Winn Schott was created by Greg Berlanti, Ali Adler, Andrew Kreisberg and director Glen Winter based on concepts originally developed by writer Don Cameron and artist Ed Dobrotka.
- Winn Schott's name is taken from Winslow Schott, who is a DC Comics super-villain who calls himself the Toyman. In all other regards however, the two are completely different characters. Later episodes reveal that it is actually Winn's father, Winslow Schott, Sr., who is the Toyman.
- Was originally an obsessive fan of Maxwell Lord, but Lord fell out of favor with Winn when he learned what a selfish jerk the guy really was.
- In terms of being a tech-savvy plucky sidekick, Winn Schott is the counterpart to Cisco Ramon on The Flash and Felicity Smoak on Arrow.