Cornelius Oswald Fudge
Pompous, stubborn, arrogant, good-natured (most of the time), naive, ungrateful (sometimes), prejudicial, greedy, selfish, persuasive, blameworthy, pitiless, ruthless, sarcastic, serious, abusive, strict, hateful
Minister of Magic (formerly)
Ministry of Magic
To maintain order and safety of the Wizarding community
Harry Potter (most of the time), Lucius Malfoy, Dolores Umbridge, Arthur Weasley, Percy Weasley, Albus Dumbledore (usually)
Harry Potter (in the fifth film), Albus Dumbledore (in the fifth film), Lord Voldemort, the Death Eaters
Keeping things in order, power, his office
Disobedience, opposition, Lord Voldemort, threats to his leadership
Powers and abilities
Making and passing laws, leadership
Gets fired from his post as Minister after acknowledging Harry Potter and Albus Dumbledore were right about Voldemort's return all along.
Cornelius Oswald Fudge is the Minister of Magic, and a supporting character in , Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets , Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban , and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire with him being a tertiary antagonist.
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
He is played by the late actor
Cornelius Fudge only appears, along with
Albus Dumbledore, in a brief scene to take Rubeus Hagrid to Azkaban, because after the recent attack on Hermione, he felt that it was time for the Ministry of Magic to take action, even though Hagrid wasn't really the culprit. At the same time, Lucius Malfoy turns up to reveal that the school governors have signed an order to suspend Dumbledore, despite Hagrid's protests and claims that attacks will become more frequent with him gone.
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