Syonide is a recurring character in Black Lightning.

Throughout the Series Edit

Season 1 Edit

In The Resurrection, she was first seen watching the news on the Black Lightning attack at Club 100. She called to Tobias, so he could be informed on the incident.

Later on, she along with Joey, pulled up in front of Lala's car to take him to Tobias'. There, they watched Tobias shoot him with a harpoon gun while telling him to handle the Black Lightning situation.[1]

In LaWanda: The Book of Hope, Syonide was in Tobias hideout being given orders to up their security at all of their businesses. She rolled her eyes at Lala's comment on Tobias hating black people. When Tobias forced Lala to the floor, she gagged him to keep him from talking.

Days later, she arrived with Tobias to the Freeland Police Department to confront Lala. In Lala's cell, she watched as Tobias choked him to death and they left the precinct.[2]

In LaWanda: The Book of Burial, she was walking with Tobias to meet with Lady Eve at Black Bird Funeral Parlor. She and Tobias listened to Lady Eve talk about Reverend Holt's march and were tasked with handling the situation and left. Later on, Syonide watched as Tobias gave orders to another member to shoot the Reverend at the march and smiled as Tobias jammed a pen into the gang member's hand. Friday night at the march, she and Tobias went to the march and witnessed the protesters singing to Black Lightning. Under Tobias order, she shot Reverend Holt and indirectly shot Khalil Payne as well.[3]

Physical Appearance Edit

Syonide is a tall slender woman with long brunette hair. She mostly wears expensive dresses and jewelry.

Personality Edit

Not much is known about Syonide's personality except that she is loyal to Tobias. She seems to take pleasure in Tobias torturing others as seen in LaWanda: The Book of Burial.

Relationships Edit

Allies Edit

Enemies Edit

Appearances Edit

Season 1
Episode Status
The Resurrection Appears
LaWanda: The Book of Hope Appears
LaWanda: The Book of Burial Appears
Black Jesus Absent
And Then the Devil Brought the Plague: The Book of Green Light Appears
Three Sevens: The Book of Thunder Appears
Equinox: The Book of Fate Appears
The Book of Revelations Absent
The Book of Little Black Lies N/A
Sins of the Father: The Book of Redemption N/A
Black Jesus: The Book of Crucifixion N/A
The Resurrection and the Light: The Book of Pain N/A
Shadow of Death N/A

Trivia Edit

Gallery Edit


  1. The Resurrection
  2. LaWanda: The Book of Hope
  3. LaWanda: The Book of Burial
  4. Syonide on DC Database