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Edward is a supporting character as seen in Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters.

Actor Portrayal

Edward is portrayed by Derek Mears and Robin Atkin Downes as Edward's voice.

Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters

Edward is seen giving food to the children in a deleted scene. Later, as Muriel and the Redhead Witch makes their attack on Augsburg to get the Horned Witch, Edward was with the Redhead Witch. Edward had taken the little girl they needed to complete the blood of the twelve moons ritual.

As Gretel is in the forest, looking for Hansel; she is attacked by Sheriff Berringer and the trackers. Edward killed them before taking Gretel to a spring to help heal her, then he leaves.

Gretel speaks to him while she is in cages in the witch's lair. Later, he saves Gretel from Muriel, he is then thrown off a cliff by her. Later, Edward is seen with Hansel, Gretel and Ben as they brings him along on their witch hunting adventures.


He had helped Gretel on more than one occasions. Although it is in his nature to serve witches, he had defied Muriel and other witches that he was with before to help Gretel.

Hansel did not meet Edward until the end of the movie . Gretel decided to bring him along on their witch hunts cause. Gretel thought he could be good use .

He is now friends with Ben as he is traveling with Hansel and Gretel.

Powers & Abilities

Natural Abilities

Superhuman Strength: Due to his size, he is very strong.


Edward [Pronounced: ED-wərd], Means "rich guard", derived from the Old English elements ead "rich, blessed" and weard "guard".

Behind The Scenes


Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters
Film Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters
Main Characters Hansel - Gretel - Benjamin "Ben" Wosser - Edward - Mina - Muriel - Sheriff Berringer - Jackson - Horned Witch - Redhead Witch - Adrianna - Mayor Englemann - Hansel & Gretel's father
Locations Forest - Augsburg - Hansel & Gretel's Home - Gingerbread House - Town Square - Tavern - Tall Witch's House - Witch's Lair - Ben's House - Station House - Marketplace - Desert Witch's House
Music Hansel & Gretel Witch Hunters - Music from the Motion Picture
Galleries Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters Gallery - Concept Art - Fan Art - Posters - Stills - Hansel Gallery - Gretel Gallery - Behind The Scenes
Items Grimoire - Flying Broomstick - Candles - Wands - Record Player
Terms/Concepts Witchcraft - White Witches - Fairy Tales - Blood Moon
Species Human - Witches - Trolls
Weapons 12 Gauge Double Barreled Shotgun - Ben's Custom Lever Action Rifle - Colt Official Police - Denix LeMat Non Firing Replica - Fully Automatic Crossbow - Gretel's Revolver - Hand-Pumped Taser - Hansel's Shotgun - Hansel's Turret Pistol - Multi-Barreled Weapon - Triple Barreled Revolving Hand Cannon - Winchester Model 1892
Powers and Abilities Agility - Agrokinesis - Conjuration - Fighting Skills - Flight - Immunity To Evil Witchcraft - Intuition - Levitation - Molecular Combustion - Potion Making - Pyrokinesis - Regression and Transformation - Sensory Synchronization - Spell Casting - Superhuman Speed - Superhuman Strength - Telekinesis - Weapon Mastery