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|Aliases:||Katherine Anne Pryde; Katherine "Kitty" Pryde; Ariel; Shadowcat; Sprite|
|Location:||Jean Grey School for Higher Learning, Salem Center, Westchester County, New York|
|Known relatives:||Carmen Pryde (father, deceased)|
Theresa Pryde (mother)
|First:||Uncanny X-Men, Vol. 1 #129|
Katherine Anne Pryde is a comic book character featured in comic books published by Marvel Comics. She was created by writer Chris Claremont and writer/artist John Byrne and introduced in Uncanny X-Men, Volume 1 #129. Originally created as a teenage mutant, Kitty Pryde's ability to turn herself intangible proved vital towards becoming one of the most valued students at Charles Xavier's mutant academy, Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters. As the character evolved, she went on to become a member of Excalibur, a one-time agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. and the future headmistress of the Xavier school's successor, the Jean Grey School for Higher Learning. Kitty Pryde has also appeared in several licensed works based on the X-Men franchise including the one-shot animated special, "Pryde of the X-Men", the TV series X-Men: Evolution, Wolverine and the X-Men as well as the X-Men film series.
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- In the 2000 feature film version of X-Men, Kitty Pryde was played by Sumela Kay. She made a brief cameo appearance in the movie only.