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     Djinn In Supernatural

Djinn in Supernatural

Dean: What? You think these suckers can really grant wishes?
Sam: I don't know. I guess they're powerful enough. But not exactly like Barbara Eden and the harem pants. I mean, Djinn have been feeding off people for centuries. They're all over the Quran.

In the Arabian tradition, djinn are creatures made of smokeless fire, which were created after angels and before humans. In Supernatural, djinn are humanoid monsters with elaborate tattoos whose hands or eyes can glow blue. They feed on humans after poisoning them and inducing a dream like state. Appear in "What Is And What Should Never Be" (S02, Ep20), "Exile On Main Street" (S06, Ep01), "Caged Heat" (S06, Ep10), "Pac-Man Fever" (S08, Ep20), and "Bloodlines" (S09, Ep20).


     Bald Djinn

Bald Djinn (Creator/MackenzieGray)

Appears in "What Is And What Should Never Be" (S02, Ep20).


This djinn captures victims over a 50 mile area, bringing them back to an abandoned warehouse in Joliet, Illionois. He keeps his victims in a dream like state, where their deepest wishes are true, while he drains their blood into blood bags. He captures Dean and creates a fantasy world where Mary Winchester is alive.

  • Abandoned Warehouse: He stores his victims in a cavernous old warehouse while drinking their blood.
  • Bald of Evil: He is sporting a completely bald head.
  • Battle in the Center of the Mind: He uses his victims' greatest desires to keep them trapped, even when they realize they are in a fantasy he created.
  • Blood Lust: He has attached tubes to his victims and is filling blood bags. We see empty dry blood bags attached to the decaying corpses and see him drink from a blood bag attached to the woman in white.
  • Conveniently Timed Attack from Behind: Dean stabs the djinn In the Back before the djinn can poison Sam.
  • Disappeared Dad: In "Exile On Main Street" (S06, Ep01), Brigitta says "That's for our father," after poisoning Dean.
  • Emerging from the Shadows: His silhouette is seen in profile on the back-lit red screen behind the woman in white before he walks around the screen and reveals himself.
  • I Have You Now, My Pretty: He caresses the face of the woman in white while she whimpers and tries to pull away. Once she has relaxed back into the dream state, he embraces her and lets his lips linger over her arm before drinking her blood.
  • Just Eat Him: Instead of just knocking out his victims, opening an artery, and filling the blood bags quickly, the djinn slowly drains blood over days while creating an elaborate fantasy for the victims.
  • Lotus-Eater Machine: He allows Dean to have what he has always wanted, even if it is not real.
  • Love Is a Weakness: He uses Dean's desire to be with his mother and see Sam happy. He also seems to be manipulating the woman in white with her desire to be with her father.
  • Make a Wish: He knows a person's deepest wish and uses this to keep his victims trapped while he drains them.
  • Neck Lift: The djinn chokes Dean against the wall with one hand.
  • Unwilling Suspension: He hangs his victims by their wrists as he drains their blood.


Brigitta (Laura Mennell)

Appears in "Exile On Main Street" (S06, Ep01) and "Caged Heat" (S06, Ep10).

  • Avenging the Villain: It's implied that she is the daughter of the Djinn killed in Season 2.
  • Cold-Blooded Torture: On the receiving end of this from Crowley.
  • Killed Off for Real: Averted in her introductory episode, though her comrades were not as lucky. Her status after Caged Heat was unknown until Season 7's "There Will Be Blood" confirmed that she was killed by Castiel.
  • Ship Tease: With Dean. Subverted as it was merely a ruse to poison him.

     Jennifer O'Brien 

Jennifer O'Brien (Lynda Boyd)

Appears in "Pac-Man Fever" (S08, Ep20).


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