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Credence Barebone

Troubled Credence Barebone wears black coat and hat as he walks through New York streets

Mary Lou's adopted son is a quiet young man with a dark secret


Who is Credence Barebone?


Mary Lou, Credence,  Chastity, Modesty and the Second Salemers

At the picket line


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I am not your ma! Your mother was a wicked, unnatural woman!


Mary Lou Barebone
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His name’s Credence. His mother beats him. She beats all those kids she adopted, but she seems to hate him the most


Tina Goldstein

I’m sorry, Ma. I didn’t realise it was so late.


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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay

By J.K. Rowling

Do you think I’m a freak?


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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay

By J.K. Rowling

Percival Graves and Credence observe a Second Salemers poster

On the wall


Credence Barebone

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To survive so long, with this inside you Credence, is a miracle. You are a miracle


Graves
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I’ve met someone just like you, Credence. A girl – a young girl who’d been imprisoned, she had been locked away and she’d been punished for her magic


Newt Scamander

I trusted you. I thought you were my friend. That you were different.


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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay

By J.K. Rowling

Credence Barebone fact file


Full Name

Credence Barebone

Parents

Mary Lou Barebone (adoptive mother). She described his biological mother as 'a wicked, unnatural woman'

Skills

Survived as an Obscurial for a remarkably long time, which requires exceptional power