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== Background ==
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Vernon Dursely is a resident of 4 Privet Drive, Little Whinging, Surrey.  He is married to [[Aunt Petunia Dursley]] and his son is [[Dudley Dursley]].  Vernon's nephew is [[Harry Potter]], who he adopted.
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== During the events of [[Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)]] played by [[Richard Griffiths]] ==
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Before going to the zoo, Uncle Vernon warns Harry not to act up or he will not eat for a week.  Dudley sees the Burmese python moving and shoves Harry aside and Harry makes the glass disappear.  Dudley falls into the snake exhibit and the Burmese python tells Harry thanks as it slithers away.  The glass reappears and Uncle Vernon sees Harry laughing.  A Hogwarts owl drops off a piece of mail addressed to Harry.  Dudley sees Harry looking at his letter and takes it from  him and gives it to Uncle Vernon who keeps it when he notices it is from Hogwarts.  Day after day, more letters arrive from Hogwarts, which Uncle Vernon continues to rip up or burn.  On Sunday, the Dursley house is flooded with letters from Hogwarts and Uncle Vernon decides they are going to leave.  They go to a remote shack to live and on Harry's 11th birthday, [[Hagrid]] shows up and gives Harry a birthday cake.  Hagrid introduces himself to Harry and tells Harry he is a wizard, before handing Harry his acceptance letter from Hogwarts.  Uncle Vernon tells Hagrid, Harry will not be going to Hogwarts and Aunt Petunia insults Harry's mother [[Lily Potter]].  Uncle Vernon insults [[Albus Dumbledore]] and Hagrid makes Dudley grow a pig tail when he sees Dudley eating Harry's birthday cake.  Hagrid and Harry then leave and go to London.

Latest revision as of 19:25, 14 January 2020

Uncle Vernon Dursley

Background

Vernon Dursely is a resident of 4 Privet Drive, Little Whinging, Surrey. He is married to Aunt Petunia Dursley and his son is Dudley Dursley. Vernon's nephew is Harry Potter, who he adopted.


During the events of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001) played by Richard Griffiths

Before going to the zoo, Uncle Vernon warns Harry not to act up or he will not eat for a week. Dudley sees the Burmese python moving and shoves Harry aside and Harry makes the glass disappear. Dudley falls into the snake exhibit and the Burmese python tells Harry thanks as it slithers away. The glass reappears and Uncle Vernon sees Harry laughing. A Hogwarts owl drops off a piece of mail addressed to Harry. Dudley sees Harry looking at his letter and takes it from him and gives it to Uncle Vernon who keeps it when he notices it is from Hogwarts. Day after day, more letters arrive from Hogwarts, which Uncle Vernon continues to rip up or burn. On Sunday, the Dursley house is flooded with letters from Hogwarts and Uncle Vernon decides they are going to leave. They go to a remote shack to live and on Harry's 11th birthday, Hagrid shows up and gives Harry a birthday cake. Hagrid introduces himself to Harry and tells Harry he is a wizard, before handing Harry his acceptance letter from Hogwarts. Uncle Vernon tells Hagrid, Harry will not be going to Hogwarts and Aunt Petunia insults Harry's mother Lily Potter. Uncle Vernon insults Albus Dumbledore and Hagrid makes Dudley grow a pig tail when he sees Dudley eating Harry's birthday cake. Hagrid and Harry then leave and go to London.