The Hours

Characters in The Hours


  • Virginia Woolf;
  • Leonard Woolf, Virginia's husband;
  • Vanessa Bell, Virginia's sister.
  • Nelly Boxall, Virginia and Leonard's cook.
  • Julian, Quentin and Angelica, Vanessa's children.


  • Laura Brown;
  • Dan Brown, Laura's husband;
  • Richie Brown, Laura's son;
  • Kitty, her neighbour.
  • Mrs Latch, Babysitter.


  • Clarissa Vaughan;
  • Sally, Clarissa's partner;
  • Richard Brown, Clarissa's friend, Laura Brown's son;
  • Louis Waters, Richard's former lover, friend of Richard and Clarissa;
  • Julia Vaughan, Clarissa's daughter;
  • Mary Krull, Julia's friend.

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