The List and Roles of Characters in the castle of otranto
The list and roles of major and minor character
Roles of Manfred in the castle of otranto – an arrogant, unprincipled man who lives in the shadow of a curse. manfred is the lord of otranto, he inherited it from his own father, “DON RICARDO”, he is the villain in the casle of otranto, he is resposible for the most dastardly After Manfred’s son is mysteriously killed on his wedding day, Manfred plans to divorce his wife and marry the promised bride himself. After much frightening supernatural intervention, Manfred surrenders his claims to Otranto; he and his wife then enter neighboring convents.
Roles of Hippolita in the castle of otranto , the wife of Manfred – a noble, virtuous and religious woman who loves her husband, although he does not deserve her love
Roles of Conrad in the castle of otranto – the son of Manfred and Hippolita, who dies at age 15, the fifteen-year-old son of Manfred. On his wedding day, he is found crushed to death beneath a gigantic helmet.
Roles of Matilda in the castle of otranto – the beautiful, sweet daughter of Manfred and Hippolita, who is 18 Manfred’s daughter. She gives aid to Theodore. Learning that Theodore is in the chapel with a woman, the jealous Manfred goes there and stabs the woman, only to learn that he has killed his daughter Matilda.
Roles of Isabella in the castle of otranto – the fiancée of Conrad and daughter of Frederic, Isabella, the daughter of the Marquis of Vicenza and the fiancée of Conrad. Manfred plans to marry her after Conrad’s death, but she escapes him with the aid of the true heir to Otranto, whom she marries after Manfred’s abdication.
Roles of Frederic in the castle of otranto – Marquis of Vicenza, who is the father of Isabella
Roles of Jerome in the castle of otranto – Count of Falconara, who now lives as a friar
Roles of Theodore Falconara in the castle of otranto – son of Jerome, who grew up as a peasant Theodore, a young peasant and the true heir to Otranto. He is imprisoned and nearly executed by Manfred’s order, but with both human and supernatural aid he triumphs, marrying Isabella and becoming the new Prince of Otranto.
Roles of Bianca in the castle of otranto – servant of Matilda
10. Father Jerome
Roles of Father Jerome in the castle of otranto- formerly prince of Falconara, now a priest. Called to give absolution to the condemned Theodore, he discovers that Theodore is his own son, born before he entered the Church.
11. The Marquis of Vicenza
Roles of The Marquis of Vicenza the castle of otranto- , Isabella’s father. Disguised as the Knight of the Gigantic Sabre, he comes to Otranto, bringing with him a huge sword carried by a hundred men. On its blade is written that only Manfred’s blood can atone for the wrongs done to the family of the true heir. By betrothing the Marquis to Matilda, Manfred gets his consent to his own marriage with Isabella; however, terrifying omens and warnings cause the Marquis to renounce Matilda.
12. Prince Alfonso the Good
Roles of Prince Alfonso the Good castle of otranto- , formerly the ruler of Otranto. It is the helmet of his statue that crushes Conrad. His giant form appears to proclaim Theodore, the son of his daughter, heir to Otranto. He then ascends to Heaven.
Roles of Saint Nicholas in castle of otranto- , who receives Prince Alfonso into Heaven. Roles of characters in the Castle of otranto pls feel free to drop ur comment ask question and share with friends