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The Griggs-Thing is a minor antagonist in the 2011 American horror film The Thing.

When Kate attempts to flag down the helicopter carrying Olav and Griggs, Griggs transforms into a creature and attacks Olav, causing the helicopter to crash.

Appearance

The Griggs-Thing resembles a normal human being whose chest has completely opened up, revealing an orifice filled with teeth and writhing tentacles.

Powers and Abilities

The Griggs-Thing possesses the following powers and abilities:

  • Mimicry
  • Teeth
  • Tentacles

Fate

The Griggs-Thing is presumably killed after the helicopter crashes.

Trivia

  • Griggs is portrayed by Paul Braunstein.

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