Rich or poor, or middle class?
Does this affect their personality, or the story in any way?
Do they like their job?
Siblings (describe relationship):
Spouse or significant other(describe relationship):
Glasses or contact lenses?
Shape of Face:
House/Apartment etc (What does it look like?)
Style (Elegant, shabby etc.):
Character's favorite color:
How does character spend a rainy day?
Most important childhood event that still affects him/her:
Attitudes towards politics, religion, money, death, drugs, children:
How he/she feels about self:
Optimist or pessimist:
Outgoing, or withdrawn?
What motivates this character?
What is he/she good at?
What is he/she bad at?
Character's darkest secret:
Does anyone else know?
Person character was most influenced by: Why?
Most important person in character's life? Why?
What is this character afraid of?
How does the character deal with anger?
What do family/friends like most about the character?
What do family/friends like least about the character?
How well do friends/family KNOW this character?:
What sort of impression would the character make on a stranger? (First Impressions etc)
What does your character want in their future?
How do they intend to make this happen?
Is the character ruled by the head, or the heart?
What talent or skill will he/she need to have to survive this plot? How did he/she aquire this? How does he/she use it?