There are many things to consider when casting a show, including building team chemistry to ensuring every member is in the right role. Team shows come in all shapes and sizes, from a duo to as many as 5-6 character voices. The ideal number is three, which fits nicely into the Dick-Dork-Dear model preferred by many broadcasters. But no matter how many cast members make up the show, there are four primary personality types to look for when putting the team together.

This article is about the four main personality types to look for in a team show. Including: 

  • Why personality types are a key layer in crafting a dynamic team show.
  • Examples of each of the personalities. 
  • How the right cast creates natural friction.

Four Primary Personality Types To Look For