MACBETHMacbeth is the evil Kingof Scotland who stole thethrone from Duncan bymurdering him and whosinks into astate of chaos because ofhis greed and guilt; hisevil acts lead to his ruin,and rebel forces lead anattack againsthim, and Macduff, in apersonal battle, beheadshim.
LADY MACBETHLady Macbeth is one ofShakespeare’s mostinfamous femalecharacters because sheexerts a great deal ofinfluence over the eventsof the play and is themain instigator in the plotto kill the king. In manyrespects, Lady Macbeth isa classic femma fatal. Sheis more ambitious andpower hungry thanMacbeth, her husband,and when he tries to backout of the murder she hasplotted, she calls hismanhood into question
MACDUFFMacduff shows early on adistrust of Macbeth.Macduff then plays theavenger. He is the kingsright hand man. He is veryclose to the king and beginsto figure out that Macbethkilled the king. He leaves allof his possessions behindand flees to be with Malcolmand Donalbain. He thenlearns that his entire familyhas been killed by Macbeth.This creates great anger inhim and forces him to feel aneed for revenge. He is alsoa driving force that helps tooverthrow Macbeth. In theend he beheads Macbeth.