Heroes Wiki

-Welcome to the Hero/Protagonist wiki! If you can help us with this wiki please sign up and help us! Thanks! -M-NUva

READ MORE

Heroes Wiki
Advertisement
Warning.gif
Andy in childs play.jpg
This article's content is marked as Mature
The page Big Daddy (Kick-Ass Film) contains mature content that may include coarse language, sexual references, and/or graphic violent images which may be disturbing to some. Mature pages are recommended for those who are 18 years of age and older.

If you are 18 years or older or are comfortable with graphic material, you are free to view this page. Otherwise, you should close this page and view another page.

Damon Macready, known by his alias Big Daddy, is is a prominent character in the superhero comedy Kick-Ass. He is a former police officer, the father of Mindy Macready, and the alter ego of crime-fighting superhero Big Daddy.

He is portrayed by Nicolas Cage, who also portrayed Cameron Poe in Con Air, Stanley Goodspeed in The Rock, Grug Crood in The Croods, Zoc in The Ant Bully, Johnny Blaze in Ghost Rider, Ben Gates in National Treasure, Randall Raines in Gone In 60 Seconds, Balthazar Blake in The Sorceror's Apprentice, and Spider-Man Noir in Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse.

History

Damon Macready was once an NYPD police officer, along with his partner and friend Marcus Williams, but was framed for drug dealing by crime lord Frank D'Amico after he refused to work for the gangster, and sent to prison. Damon's wife, who was pregnant with their child at the time that he was framed, committed suicide after giving birth to a girl, Mindy. Damon spent five years in jail, while Marcus volunteered to take care of Mindy. While imprisoned, Damon formed an intricate plan to get revenge against D'Amico. Once freed from jail, and reunited with Mindy, he set to work executing his plan. Damon taught Mindy about weaponry, fighting styles and how to take a bullet to the chest by wearing a bulletproof vest.

A skilled artist, Damon adapted his story into a comic book series for his daughter to use as research and inspiration. The two became the father-daughter crime-fighting duo Big Daddy and Hit-Girl, and seeked to bring down Frank D'Amico's organization by tracking down and killing D'Amico's henchmen and drug dealers one by one before taking out D'Amico himself.

During this time, a teenager named Dave Lizewski also became a masked, crimefighting vigilante called Kick-Ass. Mindy admired the young vigilante, although Damon was not impressed. After meeting Kick-Ass, however, he softened somewhat towards him, and allowed him to stay in contact with them if he ever needed their assistance.

Marcus discovers Damon's alter ego, and condemned his former partner for seeking vigilante justice and "brainwashing" Mindy into becoming a killer. Marcus warned Damon that a corrupt detective named Vic Gigante, who was on D'Amico's payroll, was looking for Kick-Ass because he was being blamed for Big Daddy and Hit-Girl's actions.

Later, Big Daddy attacked D'Amico's warehouse, killing every thug inside before burning the warehouse down. However, unbeknownst to Big Daddy, the entire event was recorded by D'Amico's son Chris, who placed a secret camera in the warehouse inside a teddy bear. After receiving the tape, the younger D'Amico had Gigante hunt down Big Daddy. Marcus contacted Damon and informed him that the recording was shown to the NYPD by Gigante, and that the police were now after him.

Kick-Ass contacted Big Daddy and Hit-Girl for help after being told by fellow superhero Red Mist that they were both wanted dead by "some bad motherf--kers". Big Daddy agreed to meet him at one of his safehouses. Upon arriving with Red Mist, the two were greeted by Big Daddy who welcomed them inside. As soon as they entered, Red Mist, who in reality was Chris D'Amico in disguise, gunned down Hit-Girl, and the safehouse was soon thereafter raided by a group of goons who took both Big Daddy and Kick-Ass captive.

Frank D'Amico planned to let his henchmen post a live video of them beating up and torturing Big Daddy and Kick-Ass on both national television and the internet. Just as they were about to set the place on fire and kill them both, Hit-Girl, who had survived the gunshots due to wearing a bulletproof vest, arrived and killed D'Amico's henchmen, rescuing Kick-Ass, but was unable to save her father in time, who was fatally burned. Damon told Mindy that he was proud of her, and father and daughter expressed their love for each other. Damon then died with a smile on his face.

Damon's death was avenged by Mindy and Kick-Ass, who were successful in defeating D'Amico and destroying the crimelord's business.

Appearance

Unlike his comic book variation, Damon is lean and often wears glasses when working with art and technology. He has a natural mustache and has brownish bronze hair. 

As Big Daddy, Damon wears a Batman-inspired suit that is 100 percent bulletproof. Underneath the cowl, Damon has black paint around his eyes and fake but thin facial hair added by the sides of his mouth. He carries 2 pistols and close-quarters combat knives for stabbing and throwing. When Hit-Girl unmasks her father, it is revealed that the cowl is made in seperate pieces: the mask, the temples, and the small bat-like ears/the top of the cowl.

Navigation

           UniversalLogo.png Heroes

Animated Features
Fievel Mousekewitz | Tanya Mousekewitz | Tiger | Tony Toponi | Bridget | Henri | Littlefoot | Cera | Ducky | Petrie | Spike | Bron | Littlefoot's Mother | George Jetson | Jane Jetson | Judy Jetson | Elroy Jetson | Astro The Dog | Rosie The Robot Maid | Miss Kitty | Rex | Elsa | Woog | Dweeb | Louie | Cecilia Nuthatch | Captain Neweyes | Grandma and Grandpa Longneck | Balto | Jenna | Boris | Aleu | Kodi | Dingo | Saba | Casper | Holly Jollimore | Curious George | Ted Shackleford | Maggie Dunlop | Despereaux Tilling | 9 | The Scientist | 1 | 2 | 3 & 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | Felonious Gru | Margo Gru | Edith Gru | Agnes Gru | Dr. Nefario | Minions | The Lorax | Ted Wiggins | The Once-Ler | Audrey | Grammy Norma | Cy the O'Hare Delivery Guy | Lucy Wilde | Silas Ramsbottom | Anti-Villain League | Surly | Buddy | Andie | Precious | Grayson | Mole | Jimmy | Johnny | Jamie | Gage | Rhett | Brandon | Wyatt | Larry | Team Hot Wheels | Kevin, Stuart & Bob | Max | Duke | Gidget | Snowball | Tattoo | Tiberius | Chloe | Buddy | Mel | Sweet Pea | Pops | Norman | Buster Moon | Johnny | Ash | Rosita | Meena | Eddie Noodleman | Gunter | Nancy | Dru Gru | Mr. Feng | Frankie | The Grinch | Max | Cindy Lou Who | Fred | Donna Lou Who | Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III | Toothless | Astrid Hofferson | Stormfly | Fishlegs Ingerman | Meatlug | Snotlout Jorgenson | Hookfang | Ruffnut Thorston | Tuffnut Thorston | Barf and Belch | Stoick the Vast | Gobber the Belch | Valka | Eret | Light Fury | Moxy | Mandy | Ox | Kitty | Lydia | Tuesday | Daisy | Rooster | Hu | Pickles | Tiny | Princess | Yi | Everest | Jin | Peng | Burnish | Princess Poppy | Branch | Bridget | King Gristle Jr. | DJ Suki | Cooper | Biggie | Mr. Dinkles | Guy Diamond | Smidge | King Trollex | Tiny Diamond | Grug Crood | Eep Crood | Guy | Ugga Crood | Thunk Crood | Sandy Crood | Gran | Chunky | Phil Betterman | Hope Betterman | Dawn Betterman | Lucky Prescott | Boss Baby | Tim Templeton | Tina Templeton | Jim Lake Jr. | Toby Domzalski | Claire Nuñez | Blinky Galadrigal | AAARRRGGHH!!! | Aja Tarron | Krel Tarron | Varvatos Vex | Douxie Casperan | Archie | Nari | Charlemagne the Devourer | Stuart | Dr. Barbara Lake | Stricklander | Nomura | Steve Palchuk | Eli Pepperjack | Luug | Alfonso | Clay Calloway | Porsha Crystal | Nooshy | Darius | Suki Lane | Mr. Wolf | Mr. Snake | Mr. Shark | Mr. Piranha | Ms. Tarantula | Diane Foxington | Misty Luggins | Tiffany Fluffit

Live-Action Films
Larry Talbot (1941) | Sam Bowden (1962) | Atticus Finch | Jean Louise Finch | Arthur Radley | Martin Brody | Sam Quint | Matt Hooper | Marge | David Kessler | E.T. | Elliott | Michael | Gertie | Conan the Barbarian | Princess Jehnna | R.J. MacReady | Jen | Kira | Fizzgig | Aughra | UrRu | Michael Brody | Gina Montana | Marty McFly | John Bender | Claire Standish | Andrew Clark | Brian Johnson | Allison Reynolds | Emmett Brown | Howard the Duck | Harry Henderson | Andy Barclay | Kyle | John Kimble | Ronald Tyler | Kristen De Silva | Valentine McKee | Earl Bassett | Darkman | Sam Bowden (1991) | Beethoven | George Newton | Alan Grant | Ellie Sattler | John Hammond | Ian Malcolm | Tim Murphy | Lex Murphy | Ray Arnold | Robert Muldoon | Donald Gennaro | Fred Flintstone | Barney Rubble | Wilma Flintstone | Betty Rubble | Pebbles Flintstone | Bamm-Bamm Rubble | Dino | Max Walker | Billy Madison | Casper McFadden | Kathleen "Kat" Harvey | Dr. James Harvey | Ghostly Trio | Babe | Fly | Rex | Arthur Hoggett | Esme Hoggett | Ferdinand | Happy Gilmore | Bowen | Draco | Professor Sherman Klump | Fletcher Reede | Sarah Harding | Eddie Carr | Nick Van Owen | Kelly Malcolm | Roland Tembo | Ajay Sidhu | Alan Abernathy | Christy Fimple | Gorgonites (Archer, Ocula, Punch-It & Scratch-It, Insaniac, Slamfist, & Troglokhan) | Rick O'Connell | Evelyn O' Connell | Jonathan Carnahan | Ardeth Bay | The Great Gazoo | Maximus Decimus Meridius | Bullwrinkle J. Moose (2000) | Rocket J. Squirrel (2000) | The Grinch | Max | Cindy Lou Who (2000) | Martha May Whovier | Brian O'Conner | Dominic Toretto | Letty Ortiz | Mia Toretto | Vince | Alex O'Connell | Clarice Starling | Eric Kirby | Amanda Kirby | Paul Kirby | Billy Brennan | Udesky | M.B. Nash | Cooper | Jason Shepherd | Kaylee | Mathayus the Scorpion King | Cassandra | Balthazar | Jason Bourne | Roman Pearce | Tej Parker | Johnny English | Angus Bough | Lorna Campbell | Pegasus | Bruce Nolan | God | Evan Baxter | Hulk (2003) | Betty Ross (2003) | Thunderbolt Ross (2003) | The Cat in the Hat (2003) | Conrad | Sally | The Fish | Thing One and Thing Two | Peter Pan | Wendy Darling | Tinker Bell | Michael Darling | John Darling | Shaun | Ed | Liz | Gabriel Van Helsing | Anna Valerious | Carl | Frankenstein's Monster | Richard B. Riddick | Nanny McPhee | Cedric Brown | Evangeline | John "Reaper" Grimm | King Kong | Ann Darrow | Jack Driscoll | Carl Denham | Captain Englehorn | Bruce Baxter | Ben Hayes | Jimmy | Lumpy | Sean Boswell | Han Seoul-Oh | Nicholas Angel | Danny Butterman | The Andys | Doris Thatcher | Tony Fisher | Bob Walker | Hulk (2008) | Betty Ross (2008) | Thunderbolt Ross (2008) | Wesley Gibson | Lin Yuan Guo | Jensen Ames | Case | Machine Gun Joe | Max Doyle | Dr. Rick Marshall | Holly Cantrell | Will Stanton | Cha-Ka | Larry Talbot (2010) | Kick-Ass | Hit-Girl | Big Daddy | Scott Pilgrim | Ramona Flowers | Envy Adams | Prince Thadeous | Prince Fabious | Isabel | Paul | Graeme Willy | Clive Gollings | E.B. | Fred O'Hare | Mr. Bunny | The Pink Berets | Phil | Luke Hobbs | Elena Neves | Kate Sumner | Colin Tucker | Pamela Thornton | Snow White | Eric the Huntsman | William | Ted | John Bennett | Lori Collins | Aaron Cross | The Barden Bellas (Beca Mitchell, Fat Amy & Aubrey Posen) | Owen Shaw | Gary King | Andy Knightley | Steven Prince | Peter Page | Sam Chamberlain | Colonel Stars and Stripes | Night Bitch | Nica Pierce | Alice Pierce | Mac Radner | Teddy Sanders | Kelly Radner | Albert Stark | Anna Barnes | Louise | Edward | Ruth | Lucy Miller | Vlad the Impaler | Lloyd Christmas | Harry Dunne | Clint Hadson | Anastasia Steele | Deckard Shaw | Owen Grady | Claire Dearing | Zach Mitchell | Gray Mitchell | Scott Mitchell | Barry Sembène | Simon Masrani | Zara Young | Lowery Cruthers | Vivian Krill | Blue | Echo | Charlie | Delta | Samantha Jackson | Max Engel | Omi Engel | Sara | Freya | Anduin Lothar | Garona | Durotan | Medivh | Llane Wrynn | Antonidas | Owen Shaw | William Garin | Commander Lin Mae | Pero Tovar | Sir Ballard | Nick Morton | Jenny Halsey | Casey Cooke | Chris Vail | Dr. Henry Jekyll | Woody Woodpecker (2017) | Jake Pentecost | Nathan Lambert | Amara Namani | Shao Liwen | Maisie Lockwood | Franklin Webb | Zia Rodriguez | Benjamin Lockwood | Laurie Strode | Karen Nelson | Allyson Nelson | Deputy Frank Hawkins | David Dunn | Ophelia Bhuletova | Hattie Shaw | Will Schofield | Tom Blake | Joseph Blake | Dr. John Dolittle | Polynesia | Tommy Stubbins | King Rassouli | Lady Rose | Jip | Yoshi | Chee-Chee | Plimpton | Dab-Dab | Kevin | Betsy | Tutu | James | Ginko-Who-Soars | Cecilia Kass | James Lanier | Sydney Lanier | Tom Griffin | Jakob Toretto | Anthony McCoy

Animated Television
Draal the Deadly | Gnome Chompsky | NotEnrique | Vendel | Kanjigar the Courageous | Merlin | Mothership | Zadra | King Fialkov and Queen Coranda | Seklos | Tony Toretto | Layla Gray | Echo | Frostee Benson | Cisco Renaldo | Mrs. Nobody | Gary | Morgana | Deya the Deliverer | Darius Bowman | Kenji Kon | Brooklynn | Yasmina Fadoula | Sammy Gutierrez | Ben Pincus | Bumpy | Roxie & Dave | Hap | Dr. Mae Turner | Brandon Bowman | Pierce | Angel | Rebel | Firecracker

Shorts
Woody Woodpecker | Andy Panda | Wally Walrus | Chilly Willy | Winnie Woodpecker | Knothead and Splinter

See Also
Aardman Heroes | Amblin Entertainment Heroes | Antz Heroes | Barbie Heroes | Bee Movie Heroes | Casper the Friendly Ghost Heroes | Child's Play Heroes | Cornetto Trilogy Heroes | Despicable Me Heroes | DreamWorks Heroes | Dr. Seuss Heroes | Fast and the Furious Heroes | Hanna-Barbera Heroes | Hellboy Heroes | Hop Heroes | Hot Wheels Heroes | How To Train Your Dragon Heroes | Illumination Heroes | Josie and the Pussycats Heroes | Jurassic Park Heroes | Kick-Ass Heroes | King Kong Heroes | Kung Fu Panda Heroes | Laika Heroes | Legendary Entertainment Heroes | Madagascar Heroes | Mario Heroes | Marvel Cinematic Universe Heroes | Mattel Heroes | Megamind Heroes | Monster High Heroes | Over the Hedge Heroes | PBS Kids Heroes | Rankin/Bass Heroes | Shrek Heroes | Sing Heroes | Small Soldiers Heroes | Tales of Arcadia Heroes | Tarantinoverse Heroes | The Bad Guys Heroes | The Boss Baby Heroes | The Dark Crystal Heroes | The Flintstones Heroes | The Jetsons Heroes | The Mummy Heroes | The Purge Heroes | The Secret Life of Pets Heroes | Uglydolls Heroes | VeggieTales Heroes | Wallace and Gromit Heroes | Warcraft Heroes

           Kick-Ass Heroes

Comics
Kick-Ass | Hit-Girl | Big Daddy | Justice Forever | Lieutenant Stripes | Colonel Stars and Stripes | Sophie | Ass-Kicker | Battle-Guy | Remembering Tommy | All Seeing Eye | Doctor Gravity | The Juicer | Night Bitch | Insect Man | Long Island Rocket-Man | Moon Bird | Skybird | The Enforcer | Katie Deauxma | Mrs. Zane | James Lizewski | Marcus Williams | Patience Lee

Movies
Kick-Ass | Hit-Girl | Big Daddy | Justice Forever | Colonel Stars and Stripes | Eisenhower Doctor Gravity | Insect Man | Remembering Tommy | Battle Guy | Ass-Kicker | Night Bitch | Katie Deauxma | Marcus Williams

Advertisement