Characters: Grand Theft Auto V Other Characters

This is a partial character sheet for the Video Game Grand Theft Auto V. Visit here for the main character index. Subjective tropes and audience reactions should go on the YMMV page.

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Single-Player

    Jock Cranley 
Voiced by: Alex Anthony

A former Vinewood stuntman and actor, now running for governor of San Andreas under the Republicans. He appears as a guest on "Bless Your Heart", the cooking and right-wing politics segment of Blaine County Talk Radio (BCTR) 96.5.
  • At Least I Admit It: His political campaign amounts to, "Yes, I'm a dick. But would you rather vote for an unabashed Jerkass or a Bitch in Sheep's Clothing?"
  • Authority Equals Asskicking: His political platform is simply a promise to punch anyone the public (or he himself) doesn't like.
  • Covert Pervert: He makes a point of swimming with his teenage daughter's friends when they come over for barbecues, so he can complement them on the fine breasts which exemplify their blossoming womanhood. And, uh... preach the values of sexual abstinence, of course.
  • Especially Zoidberg: "I hate immigrants, gays, and cripples. God, do I hate the crippled."
  • Expy: A former action star turned politician? Sounds a lot like Arnold Schwarzenegger, with some shades of Ronald Reagan, himself an (adopted) son of Los Angeles, as well as Sonny Bono (all three are Republicans who reached high positions in California, the former two as governors, and the latter as congressman representing the 44th District [South Central Los Angeles]). It's mentioned he has a reality show where he's a cop, likely a reference to Steven Seagal.
    • As his similar name, personality and appearance should make obvious, he is something of an expy for Mitt Romney. Romney's 1983 incident of driving with a dog on his roof was something the media will never forget to mention, and Cranley's killing his wife is something the media is obsessed with in GTA V.
  • Hookers and Blow: Flat out says that when he was at the peak of his celebrity, he enjoyed these vices frequently. But now, he's all about family values.
  • Insane Troll Logic
    • One of his radio ads has him declare...
    "My opponent is a know-it-all shrew who thinks helping people is the best way to help people."
    • Also, one Sue Murry ad accuses him of attempting to abolish taxes by selling off surplus parkland and cutting funding for public schools to 2%, because he needs children at home.
    • Jock is convinced that, since the post-WWII boom was a prosperous time for the country, and it's all gone downhill since the U.S. began fighting in Asia and the Middle East, the only thing that will make America truly great again is going to war with Europe. (Specifically, France, because they both hate America AND won't put up a fight.)
  • Jerk Jock: It's in his name.
  • Jerkass: Unapologetically.
  • Lack of Empathy: He doesn't care about anyone, and thinks it's ridiculous that other people would.
  • Patriotic Fervor: "This is not a socialist country... it's not! This is America - we're nationalists! National Socialists, if you will, because our society is our nation!"
  • Politically Incorrect Villain: Jock has a troubled history of using racial slurs, detests affirmative action, and worriedly asks if Bobbi June's producer is "a Lebanon" on-air.note  It's okay, though - some of his best friends are Lebanons.
  • Rated M for Manly: His selling point is essentially emphasizing his stunt of jumping off a semi truck off the Maze Bank Tower.
  • Strawman Political: Rich, elitist, and self-absorbed. He's about as stereotypical a Republican as you can get.
  • Til Murder Do Us Part: Implied to have thrown his wife, Jolene Evans, off the cliffside of Mount Gordo when she objected to them moving to Los Santos so Jock could be a stuntman.
  • Vinewood Action Hero: He used to portray one, but his political campaign promises to do it for real.
  • The Voice: Never seen (except on adverts), but heard in a radio commercial and on the conservative-minded Bless Your Heart show.

    Sue Murry 

Recently-divorced elementary schoolteacher and Cranley's Democratic opponent for governor of San Andreas. She appears as guest on "The Fernando Show", Fernando Martinez's political talk show on West Coast Talk Radio (WCTR) 95.6.
  • All Girls Want Bad Boys: She denies this, but see Suspiciously Specific Denial below.
  • Covert Pervert: If her reaction during her Suspiciously Specific Denial below is any indication.
  • Dean Bitterman: She believes that the attitude she had as a teacher (that people are essentially children and must be talked down to and told who is in charge) is the best way to run a government.
  • Expy: In real-life, many female Californian politicians used to be teachers. Sue seems to get inspiration from Diane Watson and Maxine Waters, both Los Angeles grade-school teachers turned Democratic congresswomen representing the 33rd (Beverly Hills) and 43rd (Inglewood) Districts, respectively. Her appearance also seems to invoke Hillary Rodham Clinton, perhaps one of the most powerful Democrats today.
  • Gold Digger: She was born middle class, married a rich man, took him for 80% of his wealth, and complains that she deserved more.
  • Hypocrite: She believes that the way to fix poverty is to tax the crap out of the rich.
    Jo: "So, what you're saying Sue, is...you've made a lot of money, and going forward, nobody else will be able to?"
    Sue: "Exactly!"
  • Moral Guardians: Flat out says that no one is allowed to find fun in anything, because otherwise, they aren't being taught any values.
  • I Am the Noun: She claims that putting her in office is like putting ALL women in office.
  • Straw Feminist: Believes she's better suited to be governor due to her gender, and anyone who is against her is a misogynist, including other women. Especially other women.
  • Strawman Political: Bossy, gold-digging, and plays any minority card in the deck. She's about as stereotypical a Democrat as you can get.
  • Suspiciously Specific Denial: When a former Marine she criticized says that he's going to come and punish her, Fernando ask her if she really wanted a strong, aggressive man to sit her on his lap and spank her, and hold her close so she can feel his stubble on the nape of her neck. The way she stammers afterwards makes it clear that the mental image was at least slightly turning her on.
  • The Voice: Like Cranley, she makes an appearance in the game, but solely in an interview on the liberal-minded West Cost Talk Radio.

    Fabien LaRouche 
Voiced By: Michael Giese

A "master private yoga instructor".

    Jay Norris 
Voiced by: David Cope

The young creator and CEO of Lifeinvader, a blatant Facebook parody.

     Ursula 

Ursula is a random encounter in northern Blaine County. A hitchhiker looking for a ride home, over the course of the trip it becomes increasingly apparent just how batshit insane this woman is. Once she's dropped off, she gives whichever of the protagonist who gave her the ride her number and becomes an option for a booty call; unlike the girls at the Unicorn, she's only available to the guy who picked her up.
  • Abusive Parents: Her mother was horribly psychologically abusive. Among other things, she burnt Ursula's security blanket in front of her, and tried to force her daughter to change into a son named Johnny.
  • Ax-Crazy: Let's put it this way; if you pick her up as Trevor before you meet Mary-Ann as Trevor, then when Trevor calls Mary-Ann the craziest woman he's ever met, he's lying through his teeth.
  • Cute But Psycho: She is very attractive, and completely out of her goddamn mind.
  • Not So Different: Trevor isn't the only one who has serious mommy issues. In fact Ursula's appear far, far worse.
  • Serial Killer: It's strongly suggested that she is one. She flatly admits to poisoning birds to make the sound of their singing in her head stop; it's strongly suggested that her gardener "got sick" and "fell" off a cliff, that her mother "got sick" and died recently, and that the last person to give her a ride choked to death on his own hand, with the strong implication that she killed all three.

     Donald "Don" Percival 

The founder and CEO of Merryweather Security Consulting. Following the death of Devin Weston in the option C ending, he buys out most of Weston's shares in the company, becoming the biggest shareholder in addition to being the CEO.
  • Greater Scope Villain: To Weston.
  • Elites Are More Glamorous: Before he founded Merryweather Security he was a United States Navy SEAL.
  • The Ghost: He is mentioned by Devin Weston in one cutscene and he will send the player a "thank you" email following the option C ending. But he is never seen nor do we ever even hear his voice.
  • Graceful Loser: If you complete Ending C, Merryweather will lose their contract with the federal government and be forced to cease all domestic operations due to the damage dealt by the protagonists. Despite massive losses of mercenaries and millions of dollars' worth of equipment and contracts, Percival mails the trio, offering to leave them in peace if they promise to stop attacking Merryweather interests. He also thanks them for killing Devin, who, if Michael is to be believed, he never liked either way, which allowed him to buy out his shares and become the most powerful man in the company.
  • War for Fun and Profit: Merryweather's website states that he's attempting to lobby the US Government to start another war to end the current recession just like The Great Depression.
    • He advertises the Insurgent armored vehicle as having luxurious interior options.

     Debra 

Floyd's condescending and borderline abusive fiancée who frequently goes on "business trips" with a man named Bob. She was killed off-screen by Trevor.

Online

     Gerald ("G") 

An early Quest Giver for GTA Online, and member of the Chamberlain Hills Gangster Families. He's introduced to the Online Protagonist by Lamar, and the two work together closely for some time.

    Agent 14 
"It'll be the easiest money you'll ever make."

Mission Control for several of the GTA Online heist missions. A Government Agent from an undisclosed agency who tries (and fails) to blend in as a criminal, having the Online Protagonists do his agency's dirty work.
  • Affably Evil: Like Lester, he is not very menacing or gloating.
  • Big Good: If his words are to be believed, he is preventing U.S. Navy personnel to sell an EMP bomb to terrorists and removing the real nerve agent in Humane Labs with your help.
  • Dirty Cop: You wouldn't know he is a member of some law enforcement agency until he mentions it.
  • Evil Genius: He designed all the heist plans.
  • I Was Never Here: Mentions it once in a while.
  • Metaphorgotten: A constant offender, it's hard to find one of his jokes actually working.
  • No Such Agency: Hinted to be from some U.S. government branch other than IAA and FIB.
  • Suspiciously Similar Substitute: To Lester, if not for his Men In Black identity.

    Maxim Raschkovsky 

A character introduced in GTA Online heist missions alongside with Agent 14. He used to be an army researcher who moved to the states from Russia but went to jail. The players have to break him out of the Bolingbroke Penitentiary, and take part in his plan to steal a nerve agent.
  • Arson, Murder, and Jaywalking: From Agent 14's description of him: "Three doctorates, overconfident polymath, vain sociopath, tedious egomaniac, control freak, geneticist, weapons development, engineer, car nut..."
  • Badass Bookworm: Can hold his own in a shootout or a prison brawl.