Draco Malfoy is a character from the Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling. A Slytherin bad boy, he is mostly known for tormenting Harry and his friends during their years at Hogwarts along with his companions Vincent Crabbe and Gregory Goyle. Draco has characteristic gray and cold eyes and pale, white blond hair with pointed features. Draco is a pureblooded wizard, the only son of Lucius and Narcissa Malfoy. During his sixth year, he was assigned the task to kill Headmaster Albus Dumbledore by Lord Voldemort, though he was unable to complete his task. By his seventh year, he became a known Death Eater, but his standing with Lord Voldemort was not strong.