Rich young English gentleman looking foradventure. Bored with his life London hetravels to Ruritania for the Coronation ofhis distant cousin the new King Rudolf..
At the start of the story, Prince RudolfElpberg is about to become the new Kingof Ruritania. He likes to eat, drink andenjoy himelf.
A rich, beautiful widow in love with DukeMichael
Half brother of King Rudolf. Michael has acastle and hunting lodge in Zenda. He willdo anything to become King.
Famous adventurer working for DukeMichael. Rupert is clever and brave anda brilliant fighter. He is in love withAntoinette.
Fritz & Sapt
Loyal friends of King Rudolf. They know thedanger from Duke Michael but cannot stopthe King
Six of the best ﬁghters and worst men inEurope. They work for Duke Michael of theincludes Detchard, De Gautet & Bersonin
The people want Princess Flavia to marryKing Rudolf and become Queen ofRuritania. But which ‘King’ does Flavia love?