Miles Dredd is the main antagonist of the 2013 cartoon Max Steel. He was once one of the co-founder of N Tek with Max's father, Jim McGrath. After a freak accident, he was thought to be dead along with Jim but he had survived. He seeks to absorb the T.U.R.B.O energy from Max Steel and use that power to take over the universe.
In the 2016 film Max Steel, He appears as the main antagonist
Miles Dredd is a man who is obsessed with power. He desires to gain as much power as possible and has no care to how he gets the power. Miles does not mind who he uses and who he interacts with to gain power like organizing plans with the omnicidal Makino. He can sometimes be very harsh with his henchmen like Jason Naught if he does not follow an order or fails him.
Miles was shown to be very manipulative and secretive even when he was with Jim McGrath. He really cared for taking over the world. Miles Dredd also has an obsession with Max Steel and sees him as a source of power to help him gain a lot of T.U.R.B.O energy. Miles was also charismatic and seeked to make deals with other villains like Extroyer to help him capture Max Steel.
Miles Dredd used to work alongside N Tek to stop Makino. He had done many missions and fought many battles alongside the organization. He was planning on stealing the T.U.R.B.O energy from Jim McGrath but it failed miserably and nearly killed him. For some time, Dread went into hiding and became the CEO of the Trans Human Industries or THI. He later hired a man called Jason Naught to act as the manager of the Trans Human Industires while he remain in hiding. While he remained in hiding, he was searching for the T.U.R.B.O energy.
In Other Media
Miles Dredd was set to appeared in live-action film adaptation of the TV series titled Max Steel. Here, instead of being enemy of Max from start, Dredd was portrayed as his mentor and parental figure after disaster that supposedly killed his father. However, Dredd ultimately betrayed him and they become bitter enemies.
- Miles Dredd in Max Steel Reboot Wiki.