Characters: Big Wolf on Campus

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     Main Characters 

Tommy Dawkins

The main character of the show and most popular boy in his school. After he was bitten by a werewolf, he decides to use his powers for good, with the help of his friend Merton. Despite this, everyone sees the werewolf side of him as nothing more than a dangerous monster.

Merton Dingle

Tommy's best friend, ironically the least popular kid at the school. He is also his sidekick when it comes to Tommy being a hero.

Stacy Hanson

Tommy's first love interest, she was unaware that Tommy is a werewolf. Tommy's lycanthropy often interferes with their dating and she ends up breaking up with him.

Lori Baxter

Tommy's second love interest, who was a former catholic school girl and quite the kick boxer. She at first was unaware that Tommy is a werewolf, but when she finds out she teams up with him and Merton.

     Recurring Characters 

Becky Dingle

Merton's little sister, who really doesn't like Merton and often tries to dissociate herself from him. Her nickname for him is "freaker".

Dean Dawkins

Tommy's lazy older brother. Spends most of his time on the couch and often gives Tommy advice.

Bob Dawkins

Tommy's father and mayor of Pleasantville.

Sally Dawkins

Tommy's mother and local reporter for the news team.

     Notable Villains 

Werewolf Syndicate Leader

The unnamed werewolf who leads the syndicate of evil werewolves. His goal is to corrupt Tommy and use him to create more werewolves. He is eventually overthrown by Lori after she is bitten and later killed by a vampire that feeds on werewolf blood.


The son of the Syndicate leader, but very much less evil than his father. After his father dies, he tries to take the role as Syndicate leader. He doesn't get that far.

Tim and Travis

Two kids at Tommy's school, who are obsessed with hunting the "Pleasantville Werewolf". This, doubled by the fact they bully Merton, is part of why they are listed as villains.


A fictional character from an educational film who breaks free from his tape. He is one of the recurring villains on the show.