Study Guide

Interview with the Vampire Characters

By Anne Rice

Louis de Pointe du Lac

Born in 1791, Louis was the head of his family, and of the Pointe du Lac plantation in Louisiana,...

Claudia

Claudia might be the novel's most complicated character. Because Lestat converts her when she's...

Lestat

Lestat might be the most famous of Anne Rice's vampires. Not only does he have the sequel to...

Armand

Armand is one of a few characters who also has his own book. We'll have to read it because he's a...

Babette Freniere

Although Claudia is the main gal in Louis's life, Babette serves as sort of a prelude. She's one...

The Boy

The title of this book is Interview with the Vampire, right? So who is interviewing him? Diane...

Madeleine

The vampire with the shortest life span in the book is Madeleine (though we're not sure exactly...

Santiago

Santiago is the most obvious antagonist in the novel. It's obvious that he and Louis will be at...

The Théâtre des Vampires

If you're looking for someone to blame for the Goth tendency to wear all black, look no further...

Morgan and Emily

These unfortunate lovers are two of the few human characters we get to know as more than food.But...