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Alastor Moody

Moody full body shot

Famously paranoid Auror and one-time leader of the Order of the Phoenix

Alastor Moody fact file

Full Name

Alastor 'Mad-Eye' Moody


Both Aurors


A highly accomplished Auror and an outstanding duellist, also skilled in non-verbal magic


27 July, 1997

The real Alastor Moody discovered at the bottom of his chest after the Triwizard Tournament

Moody discovered

Polyjuice ready to drink fro the  Chamber of Secrets

Polyjuice Potion

By J.K. Rowling

Moody demonstrates the Unforgivable Curses on a spider.

Learning the Unforgivable Curses

Moody punishes Draco by transfiguring him into a ferret.

Draco learns his lesson

...suddenly a whole bunch of wizards was standing matter-of-factly in the house as though this was a long-standing arrangement.


Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

By J.K. Rowling

Moody looking angry in his classroom.

Moody's warning

Harry, Hermione, Ron and Ginny in the permanent or long-lasting damage ward.

Illness and Disability

By J.K. Rowling

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Constant vigilance.

Alastor 'Mad-Eye' Moody
Moody's desk covered in dark detectors - magical devices which help him detect dark forces

An Auror’s toolkit

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We don’t break ranks for anything, got me? If one of us is killed, the others keep flying

Alastor 'Mad-Eye' Moody