Mr. Gupta was seen when Susan made Greg go over to Chirag's house and apologize for the cruel joke he played on his son. However, his fears are quickly eased after the story becomes distorted to Greg's advantage due to it being passed around by so many people, temporarily boosting his popularity. [3] The books take the format of the journals kept by the protagonist, Greg Heffley. Aunt Gretchen has at least thirty pets. He also does not know how to type, and on one occasion, when he has to type one of his assignments, he types one letter a minute and repeatedly has to ask Frank where the space bar is. Grandpa eventually accumulates a large number of girlfriends online, culminating in him accidentally inviting all of them over and throwing a party with them. Frank has a sibling rivalry with Joe due to his actions. He is also Greg's "secret weapon" at Christmas, as he asks him to buy him presents that his parents have forbidden him from receiving.

Preston Mudd is one of Greg's classmates. Sweetie is a dog that first appeared in Dog Days. Their first encounter is at a motel, where Greg angrily berates one of the Beardo children, who then tells his father on him, causing Greg to fear running into them again. She has become something of a minor recurring character whose appearances are rare. She pulled a roast right out of the oven, and Greg figures she got what she wanted anyway. Rowley has what Greg considers strange interests for his age and gender, such as liking a singer for "six-year-old girls" named Joshie and action figures Greg believes are for younger kids. A lovelorn Rodrick Heffley and his band are hired to perform at Heather's ostentatious upcoming sixteenth birthday party on the suggestion by Greg himself.

Greg complains about being a magician's assistant to Scotty, but Susan tells Scotty's mother that Greg would be happy to replace Rowley. Christopher Brownfield is one of Greg's friends and is shown to have been a great mosquito magnet while hanging out with Greg in the summer. Greg's actions can be antagonistic at times, including terrorizing kids, trying to steal money from a church collection basket, lying in confession, picking on other students, playing pranks on his best friend, selling falsely advertised "fitness water," and praying for bad stuff to happen to others. Grandpa once accidentally ran over Frank's dog with his car and lied to him about it (claiming that the dog ran away) before telling him many years later, expecting a laugh, and constantly criticizes Frank during his stay at the Heffleys' house. This plot continues in Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck, where he ditches Greg for his new girlfriend Abigail. Patty Farrell is a minor character who shares an intense rivalry with Greg, which is showcased on a few occasions. She is the youngest daughter of Mr. Hills and Mrs. Hills. This haunts him when he returns to school. Malvin had to go to the emergency room to get stitches in his forehead. She constantly tries to get the family together which never works out. A student attending Westmore High School with Rodrick, she has had several minor occupations throughout the books, during each of which Rodrick fecklessly attempts to grab her attention or to impress her. Arthur is the brother of Reba, Grandpa, and Loretta Heffley.[7].

Greg is called into Mr. Roy's office and is severely reprimanded, but Mr. Roy gets the identity of the victim wrong. He is an antagonist in the first film.

When she found this out, she did not care. Chirag Gupta. Albert has appeared in The Last Straw, The Ugly Truth, Old School, Double Down, The Meltdown, and Wrecking Ball. The fortuneteller also told Audra that Meemaw's ring was inside a photo album. In the film adaptations of the books, Fregley is played by Grayson Russell. Then, in Dog Days, when Greg attempts to impress Holly by jumping off the high diving board, he becomes nervous, due to it being very high above the water. The family's real surname is unknown, as Greg himself does not who they are. [4] She also had Greg apologize to her for what he did to Rowley. Dr. Kagan later makes a cameo in Double Down, in a scene where Greg describes how a Spineticklers book has made going to the dentist an even more frightening experience for him. Frank is deeply jealous of the Warrens. It is implied she is a hardworking but sanctimonious and domineering student. Rodrick is infamous for his stereotypical rebellious nature, feigning illness in Rodrick Rules so as to be allowed to remain at home to throw a chaotic house party during his parents' absence, only for the evidence to appear in newly developed photographs that are discovered by the boys' parents just after Thanksgiving. He is not allowed to have any screen time, and does not have a TV at his house. Greg is amazed when he discovers that he has been given a textbook that used to belong to him. Karan Brar Death Fact Check, Birthday & Age | Dead or Kicking Mr. Gupta was seen when Susan made Greg go over to Chirag's house and apologize for the cruel joke he played on his son. When Greg was sitting on the toilet playing games on his new phone (which was actually a hand-me-down from his mother), she accidentally started a video chat with him. Loretta is Greg's great-aunt and the sister of Grandpa, Arthur, and Reba. [7] However, Manny's strange behavior can also help the family as in the Long Haul he speaks fluent Spanish to help the family get home. Lenwood Heath only appears in The Last Straw. When Greg admits to drinking soda, Dr. Kagan is infuriated, and shows Greg a jar of liquid with a badly eroded tooth in it, telling him that it is a real tooth that was left in a jar of soda for 24 hours. Despite trying to find the cause of the smell, the Snellas cannot figure it out and eventually just move. He shows little interest in sports until Dog Days, where he is found playing tennis with Rowley and golf with a caddy. Frank takes Greg to Dr. Kagan instead of his usual dentist, a pretty woman named Rachel on whom Greg has a crush. Mrs. Jefferson is Rowley's mother. Greg states that she has never been seen in person since he was three or four years old, probably because being with the family in person stresses her out, but calls her family members on video chat. Unfortunately, he forgot about Byron's tire, and he was not happy when he got to Gammie's. Greg is presented with a rather luxurious blanket as a Christmas gift, only to be repelled by it upon learning that it had formerly belonged to Great Uncle Bruce before his death.