|Character Profile Worksheet
Socioeconomic Level as a child:
Socioeconomic Level as an adult:
Parents (describe relationship):
Friends (describe relationship):
Siblings (describe relationship):
Spouse (describe relationship):
Children (describe relationship):
Grandparents (describe relationship):
Grandchildren (describe relationship):
Significant Others (describe relationship):
Glasses or contact lenses?
Shape of Face:
Habits: (smoking, drinking etc.)
How does he/she dress?
Style (Elegant, shabby etc.):
Character's short-term goals in life:
Character's long-term goals in life:
How does Character see himself/herself?
How does Character believe he/she is perceived by others?
How self-confident is the character?
Does the character seem ruled by emotion or logic or some combination thereof?
What would most embarrass this character?
Intellectual/Mental/Personality Attributes and Attitudes
Any Mental Illnesses?
What would the character like to change in
What motivates this character?
What frightens this character?
What makes this character happy?
Is the character judgmental of others?
Is the character generous or stingy?
Is the character generally polite or rude?
Does the character believe in God?
What are the character's spiritual beliefs?
Is religion or spirituality a part of this character's life?
If so, what role does it play?
Introvert or Extrovert?
How does the character deal with anger?
What does the character want out of life?
How the Character is Involved in the Story
Character's role in the novel (main character? hero? heroine? Romantic interest? etc.):
Scene where character first appears:
Relationships with other characters:
Describe relationship with this character and changes to relationship over the course of the novel:
How character is different at the end of the novel from when the novel began: