1. SparkNotes: Macbeth: Character List
Description: Macbeth - Macbeth is a Scottish general and the thane of Glamis who is led to wicked thoughts by the prophecies of the three witches, especially after their prophecy that he …
2. Macbeth: Character List | CliffsNotes
Description: Macbeth A captain in Duncan's army, later the Thane (Lord) of Glamis and Cawdor. When Three Witches predict that he will one day be king of Scotland, he takes his fate into his own hands, allowing his ambition and that of his wife to overcome his better judgement.
3. Characters - AQA - Revision 2 - GCSE English Literature ...
Description: Macbeth has a small cast of characters. Macbeth and his wife, Lady Macbeth have the main roles and their ambition and eventual downfall is key to the storyline.
4. Macbeth Characters - eNotes.com
5. Macbeth Characters - playshakespeare.com
Description: Duncan, King of Scotland. Duncan is the King of Scotland, an old, gracious, pious and gentle man, who resembles Lady Macbeth’s father in his sleep.
6. Macbeth Characters - Shmoop
Description: (Click the character infographic to download.) The Macbeths are the original power couple: where her husband is a courageous, skillful warrior, she's charming, attractive, and completely devoted...
7. SparkNotes: Macbeth: Macbeth
Description: Macbeth, great warrior though he is, is ill equipped for the psychic consequences of crime. Before he kills Duncan, Macbeth is plagued by worry and almost aborts the crime. It takes Lady Macbeth’s steely sense of purpose to push him into the deed.