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Griffin Callenreese is a character in Banana Fish. He is Ash's older half-brother and a veteran of the Vietnam War (the Iraq war in the 2018 Banana Fish anime), along with Max, who is also his best friend.

Griffin became severely mentally handicapped after he consumed the drug called "banana fish".

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Appearance Edit

Griffin has a very depressed face and long brown hair from the front. His face is somewhat similar to Ash's, but he is older and more vacant. He shares Ash's green eyes.

Personality Edit

History Edit

Griffin served in the American military. He was posted in Vietnam/Iraq during the respective wars.

Story Edit

Stationed in Vietnam/Iraq (manga/anime), Griffin comes across his fellow soldiers and calmly walks over to a gun before firing upon them. He continues to shoot several men before being shot in the legs by his best friend, Max Lobo. Slumped on the ground, he is not himself and in response to Max, he only speaks the phrase: "Banana Fish".

Relationships Edit

Ash Lynx Edit

Griffin has a close relationship with his brother. They were close growing up and Griffin often looked after Ash.

They were close to the extent that after he was shot and became mentally handicapped after the war, Ash took him in and did everything to try and make him better, using all of his illegally earned money to try and get treatment and medication for Griffin.

When Griffin is killed by Abraham, Ash becomes enraged and makes it his goal to avenge his brother.

Max Lobo Edit

Griffin's best friend, who he served beside in the Vietnam/Iraq (manga/anime) war. They are pictured in photographs together.

When Griffin opened fire on his fellow soldiers, he was shot by Max in the legs, incapacitating him.

Skip Edit

Though they are not seen interacting, Skip looks after Griffin when Ash is away from his apartment.

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Trivia Edit

  • In Private Opinion, according to Blanca who searches information about Ash Lynx and his family, his biological mother's name is Audrey Callenreese, who died in 1967, which means that Ash's mother can't be Mrs. Callenreese.

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Banana Fish
People
Main Characters Ash Lynx | Eiji Okumura
Ash's and Eiji's affiliates Max Lobo | Shunichi Ibe | Griffin Callenreese | Jessica Randy | Alexis Dawson
Corsican Mafia Dino Golzine | Frederick Arthur | Abraham Dawson | Mannerheim | Blanca | Eduardo L. Fox | Marvin Crosby
Chinese Mafia Yut-Lung | Shorter Wong | Sing Su Rin | Lao Yen Tai
Street Kids Alex | Skip | Bones | Kong | Cain Blood
New York City Police Department Jenkins | Charlie Dickinson
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Music Found & Lost | Prayer X | FREEDOM | RED
Volume 01 | 02 | 03 | 04 | 05 | 06 | 07 | 08 | 09 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19
Side Stories Fly Boy in the Sky | Ura Banana | Private Opinion | Angel Eyes (Side Story) | Garden of Light | Angel Eyes (Art Book)
LOCATIONS New York | Cape Cod | Los Angeles | The National Mental Health Institute | Rownme Dalion Bank | Izumo | Pier Four