Marcus of the Volturi's Story

By JJ Duncan on
Marcus of the Volturi is the third vampire leader of the Volturi in Volterra. He became a vampire at the age of 19, and soon acquired relational empathy, which enables him to sense the connections between people. He can tell that there's some serious heat between Edward and Bella, of course.The Volturi are the unofficial royalty of the vampire world, as they are the largest coven in existence and have persisted for several thousand years. They play a major role in the story of Edward Cullen...Read Full Story

Facts About Alec Volturi

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Alec Volturi is a vampire member of the Volturi guard. He is the twin brother of Jane, another of the Volturi guards. Born in England around 800 AD, Alec possessed strong psychic abilities in his human state. Both Alec and his sister were turned into vampires by Aro Volturi, who saved them from being burned at the stake. They were transformed at the age of 12 or 13. Both he and his sister are capable of sensory deprivation, which can cripple anyone but Bella.In the Twilight movies, Alec...Read Full Story

'Twilight' Characters: The Volturi

By Alicia Dennis on
Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning, who plays Jane, a member of the Volturi guard. (Getty)The Volturi are the unofficial royalty of the vampire world, as they are the largest coven in existence and have persisted for several thousand years. They play a major role in the story of Edward Cullen and Bella Swan, as they are the regulators of the vampire world and see Bella as a threat to their collective safety. Aro(played by Michael Sheen in the movies)The leader of the Volturi is Aro, played by...Read Full Story