Lois starts out as
a Plantation owner sad over his wife's death.
With little to live for he is offered a chance by
the Vampire Lestat to become immortal. Louis
didn't really know what he had agreed to though.
As a vampire he avoids drinking human blood when
at all possible. He becomes sick and sad with his
life as a Vampire under the apperenticeship of
Lestat. To keep Louis happy Lestat turns a young
girl into a vampire so they can have a family of
Lestat de Lioncourt
Played by Tom Cruise
Lestat is a
powerful immortal vampire that desires
companionship. He offers Louis a chance at
immortality and gains a friend of sorts to help
fill his never ending lifetime with some new
experiences. He delights in drinking human blood
and thinks Louis is silly to not enjoy it as
well. Lestat turns the young girl Claudia into a
vampire to try to keep Louis happy so that he
won't lose Louis as a friend.
Claudia Played by
Claudia is the girl that
can't grow up. She is turned into a vampire by
Lestat in the hopes that she will help Louis feel
a family connection and be less likely to depart
from Lestat. Claudia grows frustrated with her
childlike apperance. Her hair can't be changed;
it always stays curled no matter what and while
she grows to be very old she still looks like a
child. Claudia has a very close bond with Louis
and she tries to kill Lestat.
Armand Played by Antonio
A powerful vampire in France
that leads a band of actor vampires. Armand
desires the companionship of Louis and is willing
to do almost anything to get it.
Daniel Malloy Played by
This is a writer who
is hearing a fantastic story of immortal Vampires
as told by the Vampire Louis. He eagerly listens
and takes notes. The story he is told is the
essence of the movie the audience is watching via
flash back memories.