This page lists all known characters in The Stanley Parable.
- Stanley- The main character of the story.
- The Narrator - The voice that tells you what to do/explains what you are doing. Voiced by Kevan Brighting.
- Player - The one who controls Stanley, also appears in The Demo, and the Not Stanley Ending.
These characters only feature in one ending.
- Female Narrator - The voice that replaces the main Narrator in the Museum Ending. Voiced by Lesley Staples.
- Stanley's Wife - She is heard in Stanley's Apartment and on a phone call. Voiced by Aviva Pinchas.
- Mariella - The woman who finds Stanley's body in her ending.
- Future Happiness Foundation - At random times, you will receive a call from the phone in the office, asking you to confirm the order of cardboard boxes.
- Receptionist - Only appears in the Demo. Voiced by Jenny Kuglin.
- The Stanley Parable Adventure Line - A guiding line that appears in the Confusion Ending.
- The Divine Art - An entity which appears in the Art Ending.
- A walking person behind door 425 that has the same model as Stanley.
These characters do not physically appear in the game, but are mentioned or referenced:
- The Boss - The director of Stanley's workplace.
- Co-Workers - So far only three co-workers have been mentioned:
- Employee 432 - One of Stanley's co-workers.
- Chris - One of Stanley's co-workers. Seems to have a tendency to get trapped in the Broom Closet.
- Jim-someone mentioned on a whiteboard who may have some relation with 432
- Raphael - A real person who criticized the game in the Raphael Trailer.
Characters who aren't mentioned, referenced, or seen, but still exist in more then one ending.