Simba "Tragic Hero"
What is a tragic hero?
2.A tragic hero is not perfect, the have flaws and are often elevated to a higher position in society.
3.The Hero's downfall is partially their own fault. Sometimes due to lack of judgement, arrogant pride, or over-confidence.
4. The hero's misfortune isn't wholly deserved and the punishment is usually more severe than the crime.
5.The hero's fall is not a total loss. They gain awareness and self-awareness.
6. Though the tragedy is sad, it does not leave the audience in depression.
SImba was next in line to be king but his Uncle was jealous and desired to rule. After years of being away, one of SImba's childhood friends finds him and tells him of the terrible things Scar has done during his reign of power. SImba still feels the guilt of his father's death and felt as if he nobody would accept him if he came back, so he wont go back home to make everything right again.
After some convincing from Mufasa's spirit, he returns to help his friends and family. Simba