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Colonel McCullough
Background information
Feature films War for the Planet of the Apes
Television programs
Video games
Park attractions
Actor Woody Harrelson
Performance model
Character information
Other names The Colonel, McCullough
Personality Serious, tough, brutal, tyrannical, selfish, ruthless, strict, cruel, but kind, polite, protective, caring, friendly, strong, boastful, aggressive, loyal, intelligent, good
Occupation Leader of human military Arm Alpha Omega

Senior Colonel of the United States Military (formerly) Member/Officer of the main human Military (formerly)

Affiliations Alpha-Omega
Goal Save humanity from extinction (suceeded but not in the way he hoped) by eradicating the apes (failed).

Kill Caesar (indirectly suceeded). Avenge his deceased son (failed) and prevent the Simian Flu virus from further spreading (failed).

Home Earth
Friends Preacher, Red
Enemies Caesar, Maurice, Rocket, Bad Ape, Nova
Minions Preacher, Red
Likes Shaving his head, inspecting his troops, drinking beer, killing apes.
Dislikes Apes
Powers and abilities Brute Strength, Leadership, High Intelligence, Gunmanship, combat proficiency
Weapons Guns
Fate Commits suicide by shooting himself in the head
Quote "There are times when it is necessary to abandon our humanity, to save humanity!"

Colonel McCullough is the main antagonist of the 2017 film, War For The Planet Of The Apes.