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Ed Warren is a main character in The Conjuring, The Conjuring 2, Annabelle Comes Home, and The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It. He is portrayed by Patrick Wilson. He is married to Lorraine, with whom he has a daughter named Judy.


Ed is an American paranormal investigator and author associated with prominent cases of hauntings. He's a World War II United States Navy veteran and former police officer who became a self-taught and self-professed demonologist, author and lecturer.

In 1952, he, along with his wife Lorraine, founded the New England Society for Psychic Research (NESPR). It is the oldest ghost hunting group in New England, and claim to have investigated over 100,000 claims of hauntings and other paranormal activity. According to their claims, the NESPR use a variety of different volunteers, such as medical doctors, researchers, police officers, nurses, college students, and even members of the clergy in their investigations.



Diabolical forces are formidable. These forces are eternal, and they exist today. The fairy tale is true. The devil exists. God exists. And for us, as people, our very destiny hinges upon which one we elect to follow.
— Ed Warren in The Conjuring