• More characters= more screen time
  • Characters need to be believable and convincing
  • Actors need to understand the character
  • We learn about the main character through other characters talking about them
  • Use the right terminology (doctor phrases)
  • Could you write about the background of your main characters  – history, events, moments, experiences- Do you know your character?
  • Protagonist- sympathetic
  • Antagonist- whats their motivation
  • Write a sentence about the main characters, describing them- looks, at the start of the script
  • First time you see a character in a scene BLOCK CHARACTERS NAME


Character Arc