Characters / ALF

This is the character sheet for Alf.

Gordon "ALF" Shumway

The lovable main character of the show.

William "Willie" Francis Tanner

  • Beware the Nice Ones: When pissed off he can get very intimidating.
  • Bumbling Dad: Zig-Zagged. Willie is generally pretty competent, but having to cover for Alf tends to make him look stupid to others.
  • Butt-Monkey: Usually the one who suffers from Alf's mischief. It's common to see Willie have his dinner stolen by Alf or get forced to pay hefty bills for Alf's TV watching and clumsy damage to the house.
  • The Chew Toy: Is constantly annoyed by Alf.
  • Deadpan Snarker: What makes his character funny.
  • Good Parents: With Kate.
  • Happily Married: With Kate.
  • Jerk with a Heart of Gold: He's only this towards Alf.
  • Large Ham: ALF! What you did was WRONG! WRRROONNNNG!...wrong.
    • "You're STALLLLLLLLLLLLLL-ing!
  • Only Sane Man: Compared to Alf and everyone around him, he's the only one to think rationally.
  • Tranquil Fury: He tries his best to hold back against Alf. And that's saying something.
  • Ugly Guy, Hot Wife: The ugly guy to Kate's hot wife.

Kate Daphne Tanner

Lynn Tanner

Brian Tanner


Mrs. Raquel Ochmonek

Mr. Trevor Ochmonek

Dorothy Halligan Deaver

  • Widow Woman: Lost her first husband before the start of the series.