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Fenrir Greyback

Greyback looking through the window.

Savage werewolf and loyal Voldemort supporter who attacks children for fun

Fenrir Greyback fact file


Physical combat

Remus and Sirius fight as werewolf and dog.


By J.K. Rowling

An illustration of Fenrir Greyback covered in blood.

A savage werewolf

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I’d say I’ll get a bite or two, wouldn’t you, Ginger?

Fenrir Greyback

‘Is that your Fenrir?’ asked Dumbledore.

‘That’s right,’ rasped the other. ‘Pleased to see me, Dumbledore?’


Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

by J.K. Rowling

Greyback carries a body through the forest with the Snatchers.

The Snatchers in the woods

Concept art for Fenrir Greyback.

Fenrir Greyback

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A Weasley? So you’re related to blood traitors even if you’re not a mudblood. And lastly, your pretty little friend...

Fenrir Greyback
Lupin leaves his office while Harry and Dumbledore watch

Remus Lupin

By J.K. Rowling

Greyback illustration

A monstrous creature

Illustration of Fenrir Greyback.

Fenrir Greyback looms in the darkness

‘Who are you?’

‘You know me!’ There was resentment in the werewolf’s voice, ‘Fenrir Greyback! We’ve caught Harry Potter!’


Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

by J.K. Rowling

A werewolf in the forest from the Prisoner of Azkaban

Behind the scenes: Werewolves