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Not to be confused with Dr. Nefarious.

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Dr. Nefario (AKA Albert Nefario) is the tritagonist of the Despicable Me franchise. He's a not-so evil scientist and Gru's closest friend and assistant. He's voiced by Russell Brand.

Good Qualities

  1. His friendship with Gru is heartwarming and enjoyable.
  2. Living up to his name, he's a brilliant inventor.
  3. Despite enjoying to be a villain, he stopped being one for the good of his family.
    • Though he did act a bit mean towards the girls at first.
  4. Speaking of the girls, he showed some care for Edith by warning her she would explode if she drank some formula, even before he and Gru gave up on villainy.
  5. "Here's your Disco Robots!"
  6. Much like the Minions, he's a great comic relief.

Bad Qualities

  • He can get creepy and sinister when he's angry.
  • The moment where he decided to rejoin evil in Despicable Me 2.
  • He's completely absent through the entirety of Despicable Me 3, due to freezing himself in carbonite.