Character profile for Cassandra from Rose
| PART 1: THE OUTER LAYER
Definition: How your character looks, sounds, and moves.
Similar to: An offender profile.
📖📖 THE BASICS
Name: Cassandra [Cassy] Delmont
Place of birth: New York, New York
Current location: Lake Hopatcong, New Jersey
Nationality: Hungarian [American born]
Education: High School Graduate, taking a single college class at a time currently towards interior decorating
Occupation: full-time sales assistant [45hrs per week]
her job is 30.2mi from her home
promotions are easy to get
she gets overtime
5 unpaid holidays
21 days paid holidays
15 days sick leave
no parental leave or healthcare
no equal opportunities they discriminate based on sexual orientation
company morality is evil
worker satisfaction 66%
company reputation is good
Income: $33.75/hr $78,975 annually
👀👀 PHYSICAL APPEARANCE
Eye color: hazel
Hair color: brunette - curly hair
Skin Tone: olive
Build: toned, in shape, nice body, full breasts and butt, curves, hour glass shape
Distinguishing features (tattoos, scars, birthmarks)?
single ear piercing in each ear
birthmark on her thigh in shape of a heart
🧥🧥 Preferred outfit?
dresses very classy and put together at all times
wears expensive clothing, all designer
no - perfect vision
🌂🌂 Accessories (cane, pipe, necklace, etc.)?
wears jewelry often, rose gold is her favorite
Grooming: ☐ Disheveled ☐ Smart, very put together ☐ Untidy but clean ☐ Other? If so, explain:
very put together and clean
Distinguishing “tics” and mannerisms:
obsessed with cleaning / personal hygiene
🏥🏥 Health? Do they suffer from chronic illnesses?
✍ Handwriting (sloppy, neat, careful, unintelligible):
neat, is very artistic and creative
👣👣 Gait: ☐ Confident, powerful strides ☐ Lazy stroll ☐ Fast, walks at a clip ☐ Distracted, eyes on the ground ☐ Other? If so, explain: confident, powerful strides, butt jiggles as she walks
💬💬 SPEECH AND COMMUNICATION Style of speech (elevated, educated, peppered with slang, etc.)?
a small amount of slang, nothing crazy though. speaks educated when needed but to family and friends she talks normally and with some slang
Tempo of speech (rapid, slow, measured, drawl, etc.)?
she speaks rapid being from NY/NJ but she doesnt notice it or anyone in either state but if someone from another area were to hear her speak they'd think she was talking super fast
Do they have an accent? ☐ Yes ☐ No
a mix of New York and New Jersey accent put together from living in both states
Pitch (melodious, gravelly, deep, etc.)?
Posture: ☐ Stiff, military ☐ Slouching ☐ Casual and relaxed ☐ ‘Turtle,’ tired ☐ Other? If so, explain:
casual and relaxed, slight slouch when sitting down
🖐🖐 Gesturing: ☐ Only when agitated or eager ☐ Doesn’t gesture ☐ Compulsive “hand-talker” ☐ Controlled, only to make a point ☐ Other? If so, explain:
controlled, only to make a point
👁👁 Level of eye contact (direct, shifty, etc.):
Distinguishing speech “tics”:
🖕🖕 Preferred curse word:
🤣🤣 Laughter? What do they tend to find funny?
Describe their smile? captivating smile - pearl white straight teeth
Emotive? Do they wear their emotions on their sleeve? How easily can others to read them?
yes, very open with her emotions, wears them on her sleeve
They have a resting________________face. ☐ Bitch 😒😒 ☐ Angel 😇😇 ☐ Neutral 😐😐 ☐ Confused 🤨🤨 ☐ Other? If so, explain:
happy. always smiling, friendly, easy-going
PART 2: THE FLESH
Definition: How your character is a product of their environment.
Similar to: The character bio and backstory.
⏪ THE PAST
Manhattan - New York, New York
Type of childhood (sheltered, neglected, etc.)?
decent childhood although her mother was a control freak with OCD, a neat freak and neurotic. So, she grew up determined she'd be different from her mom. a little sheltered
she went to private schools her whole life
Were they involved in organizations and clubs at school? ☐ Sports ⚽ ☐ Debate 🗣🗣 ☐ Gay / Straight Alliance 🌈🌈 ☐ Model UN 🤝🤝 ☐ Drama 🎭🎭 ☐ Other? If so, explain:
yearbook club so she could be involved with the photography part of it
🎓🎓 At graduation, they were named Most Likely To ________________________in the yearbook.
be a photographer
💼💼 Jobs (if applicable)? What would their résumé look like?
sales jobs, worked at a paint and plaster job for 2 years which she loved!
Dream job as a child? Why?
an artist because she's always been creative
Who were their role models growing up? Describe them:
her grandmother was like her hero she always ran to her when she wanted to get away from her mother. her grandma is kind, loving, funny and a genuinely good hearted person
⛳ Hobbies growing up:
🗺🗺 Favorite place to be as a child?
her grandmothers house
⏳ If they could change one thing from their past, what would it be? Why?
Major turning points or “life beats” in childhood:
was when Dan proposed to her
💀💀 What are their skeletons in the closet?
Three adjectives to describe them as a child?
1. free spirited
What advice would they give to their younger self?
⚖ Criminal record:
👪👪 FAMILY 👨👨
Age (if living): 45
Occupation: Body Guard, 50 hours per week, $14.01/hour.
Briefly describe their relationship with your character: parents are divorced and she doesn't see her dad often or have a strong bond with him
Age (if living): 42
Occupation: Kindergarten teacher, 31 hours per week, $12.30 per hour.
Briefly describe their relationship with your character: they have an odd relationship - love/hate type of bond but they've gotten closer over the years and they do love eachother very much
How many? 1 brother
What are their names? Jeremy Delmont
Briefly describe their relationship(s) with your character: very close he protects and watches out for her when he's around but currently he's in jail finishing up a bid for assaulting her abusive ex boyfriend
👶👶 Children (if applicable): How many? none
What are their names? --
Briefly describe their relationship(s) with your character: ---
👴👴 Extended family: Grandparents: _
Uncles and aunts:
💰💰 Family’s economic status:
How often do they see their family in a year?
she sees her mother all the time, probably weekly
her father she sees on holidays
💜💜 EXTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS 🤙🤙 Closest friends? Describe them:
👋👋 Other significant friends: _
😡😡 Enemies? Describe them: _
How are they perceived by…
…strangers in the street?
classy, put together
…acquaintances at a work function?
intimidated of her
…colleagues in the office?
the town police know her and think she's a respectable young woman
…friends in their friend circles?
wild, fun to be around but they think she has terrible choice in men
children love her and are drawn to her thinking she's so nice
…the opposite sex?
men love her but she seems to get in negative relationships always, she has a track record for abusive men
they love her but wish she would settle down with a rich nice man who would take care of her since they don't agree with her career choice
📸📸 What social media platforms are they on? ☐ Twitter ☐ Facebook ☐ Reddit ☐ Instagram ☐ Snapchat ☐ Tumblr ☐ Other? If so, explain:
instagram and snapchat only
🤳🤳 How would they use their social media platforms?
she uses instagram to post her photography that she takes and uses is as a personal portfolio and snapchat she uses for the filters for pictures she takes with Dan or friends
✨ How would they fill out an online dating profile for themselves?
💡💡 What’s their role in a group dynamic? ☐ Leader ☐ Joker ☐ Parent ☐ Hype man ☐ Mooch ☐ Other? If so, explain: _
📨📨 How quickly do they respond to emails?
Who do they depend on for…
her best friend Nicole [Nikki]
her fiance Dan and her best friend, Nicole aka Nikki
What do they want from a relationship?
marriage, someone to treat her well but she also wants her own identity and space in a relationship she doesn't like clingy, needy men that's her biggest turn off
💖💖 Who would be their ideal partner?
a bad boy/ badass attitude that works a good job and treats her well
💕💕 Do they have a significant other? Describe them:
She's engaged to Dan.
How many people would attend their funeral?
PART 3: THE CORE
Definition: How your character is deep down.
Similar to: A psych test.
🌧🌧 What do they do on rainy days?
draw, paint and watch the storm from inside, watch movies with Dan
Are they: 1. ☐ Street-smart ☐ Book-smart 2. ☐ Optimist ☐ Pessimist 3. ☐ Introvert ☐ Extrovert
1. She's book-smart in some ways but the negative men that she's dated has caused her to become street-smart in many ways.
2. She can be a pessimist sometimes but she's not an obvious in your face negative person but she would probably see the glass as half empty rather than half full
3. She's an introvert and expresses herself best through art and creativity
🔊🔊 What is their favorite sound?
🌎🌎 Favorite place in the world?
🔒🔒 What secrets do they keep? What are they most afraid of people finding out?
🔍🔍 What do they want the most?
finding negative men in her life, she has love self esteem even if others don't know it, she can mentally be really hard on herself especially as a perfectionist
ending up alone
📈📈 What is their biggest accomplishment?
What is their idea of perfect happiness?
⌚ Do they want to be remembered? What for?
👌👌 Favorite quote:
How do they approach…
🔥🔥 What is the one object or possession that they would rescue from their burning home?
💤💤 What (or who) bores them?
💢💢 What makes them angry?
What do they look for in a person?
How strong is their moral compass? When, specifically, are they willing to compromise their morals?
📚📚 List the last 10 books that they read:
Which fictional world would they most wish to visit?
If they didn’t have to sleep, what would they do with the extra time?
⚠ What are their pet peeves?
messes, things being out of order,
🎟🎟 If they won the lottery, what would they do?
Describe the character’s bucket list at the ages of:
30: not quite yet this age
40: not yet this age
🎵🎵 List the 10 songs that would occupy their All-Time Most Played playlist on Spotify:
What is the best compliment that someone ever paid them?
🚪🚪 In an elevator, do they push the elevator button more than once? ☐ Yes ☐ No
What would they want their tombstone to say?
🔮🔮 THE PRESENT AND FUTURE