Cymbeline

Characters

In Britain

  • Cymbeline – King of Britain
  • Queen – Cymbeline's second wife
  • Imogen/Innogen[2] – Cymbeline's daughter by a former queen, later disguised as the page Fidele
  • Posthumus Leonatus – Innogen's husband
  • Cloten – Queen's son by a former husband
  • Belarius – banished lord living under the name Morgan
  • Guiderius – Cymbeline's son, kidnapped in childhood by Belarius and raised as his son Polydore
  • Arvirargus – Cymbeline's son, kidnapped in childhood by Belarius and raised as his son Cadwal
  • Pisanio – Posthumus' servant
  • Cornelius – court physician
  • Helen – lady attending Imogen
  • Two Lords attending Cloten
  • Two Gentlemen
  • Two Captains
  • Two Jailers

In Rome

  • Philario – Posthumus' host in Rome
  • Iachimo/Giacomo[2] – Philario's friend
  • French Gentleman
  • Dutch Gentleman
  • Spanish Gentleman
  • Caius Lucius – Roman ambassador and later general
  • Two Roman senators
  • Roman tribunes
  • Roman captain
  • Philharmonus – soothsayer

Apparitions

  • Jupiter – King of the Gods
  • Sicilius Leonatus – Posthumus' father
  • Posthumus' mother
  • Posthumus' two brothers

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