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"Truth is...I would love to hate your dad, really I would. It would make things so much easier. But um, you can't hate someone you've loved for so long."
Marcellus Mikaelson to Hope Mikaelson and Grace O'Connell-Mikaelson

Marcellus Mikaelson (né Gerard) is an Upgraded Original Vampire. He was the son of a slave woman and her owner, the Governor of Louisiana. He was the paternal half brother of Emil Gerard.

He is the husband of Rebekah Mikaelson and the father of Nikolaus Mikaelson by her. He is the brother-in-law of: Freya Mikaelsdottir, Keelin Malraux, Finn Mikaelson, Sage Mikaelson, Elijah Mikaelson, Dianna Mikaelssen, Henrik Mikaelson, and Athina Mikaelson-Labonair. He is the adopted father and brother-in-law of Davina Claire-Mikaelson. Through her and their marriages he is the adopted father-in-law and brother-in-law of Kol Mikaelson. He is the adopted son and half brother-in-law of Niklaus Mikaelson and the adopted stepson and half brother-in-law of Camille O'Connell-Mikaelson.

He is the adopted grandfather and uncle by marriage to Vivienne Claire-Mikaelson. He is the uncle by marriage to Matthew Mikaelson-Malraux, Eden Griffith-Malraux, and Olympia Mikaelson. He is also the adopted older brother and half-uncle by marriage to Hope Mikaelson and Grace O'Connell-Mikaelson.

Marcel is a member of the Mikaelson Family and is connected to the Mikaelson Coven via his son. He is also distantly connected to the Crescent and North East Atlantic Werewolf Packs through his adopted father and adopted younger sisters.