The Mentor

An Archetype Project Example

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"Because heroes aren't born, they're made."

The Mentor is a figure in literature that acts as a role model or conscious for the story's hero, often giving him or her gifts or training.
Great Movie Lessons - Dumbledore - Harry Potter & the Goblet of Fire
Dumbledore, originally from J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series of books, is shown here providing valuable guidance to the series' hero, Harry Potter. He is an essential role model to Harry and his friends throughout the series, and provides several gifts that aid the heroes in their adventures. Without a doubt, they would not have succeeded without him.