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Lady Esmeralda Gripenasty is a nasty, old, Afro-American woman. She is a rude member of Colonel Stinkmeaner's gang, known as the Hateocracy.


Lady Esmeralda Gripenasty is an old Afro-American woman with very deep and refined wrinkles and modeled after Aunt Esther from Sanford and Son. She wears a gray wig and big round gold earrings along with a pearl necklace.

Attire wise she wears a black collared shirt with matching shoes, a gray jacket on top her dress with black gloves and a big black sun hat with a black rose pinned on top.

During her time in the retirement home she wore a simple yellow sundress.


Esmeralda Gripenasty first met Stinkmeaner, Rufus Crabmiser and George Pistofferson back at a retirement home. At first, they hated each other right away, but quickly realized how much more they despised everyone else. They proceeded to go on a chaotic rampage of trouble throughout the retirement home, distressing and harassing the other senior citizens before finally being kicked out and eventually going their separate ways.

Upon learning of Stinkmeaner's death, Esmeralda Gripenasty rejoined her remaining fellow Hateocracy members in an effort to eliminate the Freeman family, which the Freemans initially perceived as attempted revenge for Stinkmeaner. However, despite nearly killing Huey and Riley in a school ambush (Esmeralda delivering an especially crazy beating to Riley), Esmeralda and her crew were ultimately unable to exact revenge and eventually arrested. Esmeralda in particular got the worst of it when fighting Bushido Brown, temporarily getting her wig knocked off and incapacitated with a mighty drop kick.


Despite her old age, Esmeralda Gripenasty is incredibly tough and persistent, displaying extreme prowess in her martial arts abilities. Her choice of fighting style appears to be White Lotus Kung Fu, as discerned from a similar battle stance to that of Luna's. Coupled with her incessant trash talk and general lack of care for any other individual unfortunate enough to be near her, this makes her an extremely dangerous opponent. Outside of battle, she remains consistently rude to basically anyone she comes across, using foul language in almost every scene she speaks in. Despite not truly forming anything resembling friendship with the rest of the Hateocracy, they reveled in their shared enjoyment of making everyone else miserable.


Lady Esmeralda Gripenasty was a skilled martial artist, even in old age. She was capable of jumping great distances to stop Riley and Huey at the playground. Her martial arts stance resembled Luna's White Lotus Kung Fu style. She is shown to prefer quick strikes and long spinning kicks.


  • Lady Esmeralda is based off of Aunt Esther from the 1970s sitcom Sanford and Son.
  • Her surname is a combination of the words "gripe", which means to complain or whine, and "nasty", defining her spiteful and unkind personality.
  • She is voiced by Bebe Drake who also voices Lamilton Taeshawn's grandmother and Geraldine's assistant. And known for playing Mrs. Pearly from Friday After Next.