Character
Updated: 2/23/2021
Character

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  • Julius Caesar William Shakespeare
  • JuliusCaesar-ARomangeneralthatrecentlyreturnedtoRomeintriumph; who wants to end Rome’s republican system of government
  • Calphurnia-Caesar’swifewhobelievesinomens;shewarnsCaesaragainstgoing to the Senate on the Ides of March
  • Octavius-AnadoptedsonofCaesarandappointedsuccessor;wastravelingabroad and returns home after Caesar's death
  • Antony-AloyalfriendofCaesar’s;heisimpulsiveandunscrupulousLepidus-ThethirdmemberofAntonyandOctavius'scoalition;Antonyhasalow opinion of him but Octavius trusts hi
  • Decius-Amemberoftheconspiracy;ConvincesCaesarhiswife misinterpreted her nightmares and no danger awaits him
  • Cassius-AtalentedgeneralwhoslylytricksBrutusintobeingapartofa conspiracy; he dislikes the fact that Caesar has become god-like to the Romans
  • Brutus-ARomannoblemanwhoismotivatedbyasenseofhonorandputs the people of Rome above his own personal interests; the tragic hero of the playPortia-Brutus’swifeandadaughterofanobleRoman;sheisherhusband’s confidante
  • FlaviusandMurellus-CondemnstheplebeiansforcheeringforCaesar; believes they should be loyal to Pompey, the previous ruler