Lucius Malfoy: Billionaire Bad Boy
Nov 22, 2006
Forbes magazine has released their annual list of top fictional characters, and once again Lucius Malfoy makes this cut in their Fictional 15 list, moving up a few spots to number 12. Says the magazine of the notorious Death Eater:
- Net Worth: $1.3 billion
- Source: Inheritance
- Age: 51
- Marital Status: Married
- Hometown: Wiltshire, England
- Education: Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry
“Wizarding family patriarch best known as advocate for pureblood magicians and for violent hatred of Harry Potter. Caught red-handed burglarizing United Kingdom’s Ministry of Magic; now indefinitely incarcerated in Azkaban prison. But imprisonment hasn’t hurt his net worth: With the price of gold at record levels, stockpiles of gold galleons have appreciated significantly. Minister of Magic Rufus Scrimgeour reportedly increasing security outside Malfoy’s cell in the wake of Dementor guard revolt, fearing escape attempt. Malfoy, unbowed, vows to return to public life: “My race is not yet run.” Member since 2005.”
Lucius Malfoy is memorably portrayed in the Harry Potter films by Jason Isaacs, who recently said in an interview he is hoping for the release and return of Lucius in Book Seven.
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