Gina Torres as Rhea, the Titaness daughter of the earth goddess Gaia and the sky god Uranus. In early traditions, she is known as “the mother of gods” and therefore is strongly associated with Gaia and Cybele, who have similar functions. The classical Greeks saw her as the mother of the Olympian goddesses and gods, but not as an Olympian goddess in her own right.
A Daemon is the spirit given to men by Zeus to protect him and guide him away from evil. It acts much like the Christian Guardian Angel, differing in that it is a part of each man, not sent by a god. The Romans called this spirit genius. A painting (Herbert James Draper,1909) of Lamia, the queen of Libya who became a daemon according to Greek mythology.