Macbeth Characters

Macbeth

Macbeth dies at the end. He was important because he was the main character and was a Tragic Hero. Macbeth murders King Duncan.

Lady Macbeth

Dies at the end. Influenced Macbeth to commit the murders because she wants more power.

King Duncan

Murdered by Macbeth. The original King who was also Macbeth's cousin.

Banquo

Murdered by assassins who were ordered by Macbeth. Was Macbeth's best friend and was with him when the witches gave Macbeth the prophecies. Macbeth had him killed because he was afraid that he knew his secret. Haunts Macbeth at a feast

Macduff

Alive. Kills Macbeth and avenges the death of his family.