Name: Matthew Dunn
Sexual Orientation: Bisexual
Current status: Alive
Political Party: Liberal
Birth date: 6/19/01
Birth place: Michigan
Current residence: Michigan
Hobbies/Pastimes: Playing video games, making short films.
Talents/Skills/Powers: Good with a camera, editing.
First Memory: His dad videotaping him on vacation.
Most important childhood event that still affects him/her: The death of his dad and his sister's depression.
Biggest role model: Kendal and Steven Spielberg
Why?: He looks up to his sister because he thinks she brace for being herself, and for fighting her depression. He likes Steven Spielberg because he thinks dinosaurs are awesome.
Weight: 147 lbs
Posture: Hunches when he walks
Skin: Lightly tan
Tattoos/Scars? He has a scar over his right eye from a skateboarding accident.
Left/Right handed? Left handed
Distinguishing features: Like Kendal he has a spray of freckles across his nose.
Who does s/he take after; mother or father? Father
Style (Elegant, shabby, etc): Casual. Mostly just wears a hoodie and jeans.
Other outfits one might find in their wardrobe: Some dress shirts and pants for special occasion. Shoes that have been written on with sharpie. A few band shirts Kendal has bought him and some ripped up jeans.
Hygiene: Decent. Takes a shower every other day or as needed.
Physical Flaws: Crooked smile, bitten off nails.
Describe their sleep patterns (light/heavy sleeper, no sleep, sleeps too often, etc): A definite heavy sleeper who will sleep until someone wakes him up.
Describe their dwelling/house: He still lives with his mother, so it's very tidy.
Describe their bedroom: A total mess. Video games and movies everywhere. The only thing that's in order is his computer stand where he edits his videos.
Psychological/Personality Attributes and Attitudes
Intelligence Level: 2.5 GPA
Known Languages: English and American Sign-Language
Character's long-term goals/desires in life: To become a director
Character's short-term goals/desires in life: To entertain YouTube with his weird videos.
Secret desires: He loves to film people without them knowing. He thinks people are more honest without the knowledge they're on camera.
How self-confident is the character? Not very
How do they see him/herself? He sees himself as a worthless teenager who has limited time until he becomes a worthless adult.
How do they believe s/he is perceived by others? He doesn't really care, but thinks that nobody really notices him anyway.
What is the character most proud of? The trophy he won for a short film contest.
What does the character like least about themselves? His apathy
Is this character generally dominant or submissive? Depends on the person.
Patience level: Medium.
Does the character seem ruled by emotion or logic or some combination thereof? Logic.
If granted one wish, what would it be? Too bring his dad back to life.
Optimist or Pessimist: Pessimist
Introvert or extrovert: introvert
Likes: Movies, Games, Cameras, and hanging out with his sister
Dislikes: Social activities, School, Bullies, and religion.
Food/drinks: Hot wings, Pizza, Slushies, and Soft pretzels.
Music genre: Rock or Indie
Movies/TV Shows/Performances: Jurassic Park series, Star Wars trilogy, Big Bang Theory, and Orange is the New Black
Subject in school: History
Food: Ice cream
Music genre: Jazz
Subject in school: Math
Where does this character like to hang out? Out by the lake or in the woods.
Where is this character's dream place to live? Log cabin all the way
What sorts of books are most likely to be found on their shelves? History books or anything creepy
Motto/Personal quote: "We're all going to die eventually, so just do what you want while you're here."
Mode of transportation: Bus or his friend's car
Most prized possession: His video camera
Relationships with Others (Non-Married)
Relationship Skills: Lacking but willing to try
Loves (non sexual): People who are accepting and have a good personality
Crushes: One on a deaf boy in his Art class
Girlfriend/Boyfriend(s): Never had one
Other lover(s): None
Marital status: Single
First crush: On a girl in his second class
Did it last? No
Why or why not? She bullied him for being "weird".
Best Friends: Polaris (Male), Kendal
Friends: A few, but not significant enough to mention
Hates: His teachers
Dislikes: His mother
What kind of person would s/he consider to be the perfect partner? Someone who would look past all his flaws, but acknowledge that they were still there. Someone who was kind, but stern when needed. And most importantly someone he could trust.
Is the character judgmental of others and how so? Never. He had been picked on in the past for being different, so he vowed to never judge anyone.
How is s/he perceived by...
Strangers? A quiet, but polite kid.
Friends? A sarcastic nihilist, but a good friend.
Coworker/Colleague? Someone who keeps to himself.
Describe their sense of trust: It can be difficult to gain his trust, and it can be easily broken.
What type of individuals does s/he like or associate with? He can be friends with anyone as long as they aren't jerks.
How do they treat members of the opposite sex? As equals
How do they treat members of the same sex? As equals
What do family/friends like most about character? His sense of judgement
What do family/friends like least about character? His apathy/nihilism
Do they know anyone who's died, and if so who and how were they affected? His Dad. It taught him at an early age that people weren't invincible, and that it didn't matter how good a person was. Death didn't discriminate. Seeing his sister almost die (via suicide) only furthered this belief.
What do they consider to be a romantic setting/activity/date? Just staying in and watching movies or cooking together.
What did they do on their first date? Went out for coffee
How would they like to propose or be proposed to? He secretly wants to be proposed too. He wants to know someone else wants him.
Describe his/her sex life: Nonexistent
Family (they were raised with)
Immediate family members and their ages: Mother (46), Sister - Kendal (23)
Birthparent(s): Lucy Dunn (Mother) and Jude Dunn (Father)
Are they still alive? Only his mother
Did they raise this character? Yes
How did each parent treat the character, growing up? His relationship with his mother was strained, but only because of his and his sister's sexuality. While neither were abused, he could still feel the judgement she had towards them. He also blames her for a lot of Kendal's depression.
Describe how this character treats each one of his siblings: He cares for Kendal very much, and will often check up on her. He still loves to be the obnoxious little brother.
Does this character still keep in contact with their siblings? Yes