This is a list of all the different personas or roles each guest portrayed in Escape the Night.

Season 1 (1920s)

Survivors Joey Graceffa Joey ico The Savant A Savant is a learned person, especially a distinguished scientist.
Eva Gutowski Eva ico The Journalist A Journalist is a person who writes for newspapers, magazines, or news websites or prepares news to be broadcast.
Oli White Oli ico The Big Game Hunter A Big Game Hunter is someone who hunts large game for meat, for other animal by-products, for a trophy or for sport. Some animals hunted can be lions, bears, and elk, though there is a long list of animals hunted by Big Game Hunters for various reasons.[1]
2nd Lele Pons Lele ico The Hustler A Hustler is an aggressively enterprising person and a go-getter. An example of a Hustler is a prostitute.
3rd Timothy DeLaGhetto Timothy ico The Mobster A Mobster is a member of a group of violent criminals, and the original name for a gangster.
4th Matt Haag Matt ico The Professor A Professor is any instructor, especially in a specialized field, such as an English Professor. However, a Professor is also a person who affirms faith in or allegiance to something
5th Sierra Furtado Sierra ico The Heiress An Heiress is a woman inheriting and continuing the legacy of a predecessor upon the predecessor's death.
7th Justine Ezarik Justine ico The Gambler A Gambler is someone who gambles, sometimes compulsively or excessively.
8th Andrea Brooks Andrea ico The Fixer A Fixer is a person who makes arrangements for other people, especially of an illicit or devious nature.
9th Shane Dawson Shane ico The Renegade A Renegade is a person who deserts and betrays an organization, country, or set of principles. They can also be a person who behaves in a rebelliously unconventional manner. It used to be an apostate or someone who abandoned religion.

Season 2 (Victorian Era)

Survivors Andrea Russett ANDREA The Mystic A Mystic is a person who seeks by contemplation and self-surrender to obtain unity with or absorption into the Deity or the absolute, or who believes in the spiritual apprehension of truths that are beyond the intellect.
Tyler Oakley TYLER The Thespian A Thespian is an actor or actress.
2nd Joey Graceffa JOEY The Savant A Savant is a learned person, especially a distinguished scientist.
3rd Alex Wassabi ALEX The Novelist A Novelist is someone who writes novels.
4th Gabbie Hanna GABBIE The Vaudevillian A Vaudevillian is a person who writes for or performs in vaudeville. Vaudeville is a theatrical genre of variety entertainment born in France at the end of the 19th century. A vaudeville was originally a comedy without psychological or moral intentions, based on a comical situation: a kind of dramatic composition or light poetry, interspersed with songs or ballets.[2]
5th Tana Mongeau TANA The Saloon Girl A Saloon Girl (made up widows or other women who could not be supported by a man) worked under a Madam, or a woman that could legally hire women for work that sometimes included sleeping with male patrons, though some places made sex illegal. However, this was rarely enforced as Saloon Girls boosted the local economy. The truth is, most of their money actually came from drink sales, where they would make about $10/week (about $200 today). Saloon Girls were also highly respected by men, even the saloon owners requiring patrons to treat the Saloon Girls nicely, and not doing so often got them permanently kicked out of the saloon, ostracized from the community, or even killed. Some of the first settlers of the Old West were, in fact, Saloon Girls, and if it were not for them, there would not be an Old West.[3]
6th Liza Koshy LIZZZA-0 The Explorer An Explorer is a person who explores an unfamiliar area, also called an adventurer.
7th Destorm Power DESTORM The Railroad Tycoon A Railroad Tycoon is a prominent figure in a railroad industry who has amassed substantial wealth and power while building their business empire.
8th Jesse Wellens JESSE The Outlaw An Outlaw is a person who has broken the law, especially one who remains at large or is a fugitive.
9th Lauren Riihimaki LAUREN The Engineer An Engineer is a person who designs, builds, or maintains engines, machines, or public works.

Season 3 (1970s)

Survivors Joey Graceffa JoeyS3 The Savant A Savant is a learned person, especially a distinguished scientist.
Matthew Patrick MatthewS3 The Detective A Detective is a person, especially a police officer, whose occupation is to investigate and solve crimes. It is a rank within the police force.
Nikita Dragun NikitaS3 The Troublemaker A Troublemaker is a person who habitually causes difficulty or problems, especially by inciting others to defy those in authority.
2nd Manny Mua MannyS3 The Record Producer A Record Producer oversees and manages the sound recording and production of a band or performer's music, which may range from recording one song to recording a lengthy concept album.
3rd Rosanna Pansino RosannaS3 The Jet-Setter A Jet-Setter is a person who travels frequently. Often, it is used to describe someone in high society with a glamorous life.
4th Safiya Nygaard SafiyaS3 The Investigative Reporter An Investigative Reporter is a journalist who deeply investigates a single topic of interest, such as serious crimes, political corruption, or corporate wrongdoing. An Investigative Journalist may spend months or years researching and preparing a report.
5th Colleen Ballinger ColleenS3 The Disco Dancer A Disco Dancer is someone who would dance to disco music professionally.
6th Teala Dunn TealaS3 The Super Spy A Super Spy is a spy who is extremely skillful and clever.
7th Roi Fabito RoiS3 The Daredevil A Daredevil is a reckless person who enjoys doing dangerous things. This has become a profession where one or more people put themselves in dangerous situations for entertainment.
8th JC Caylen JCS3 The Hippie A Hippie is (especially in the 1960s) a person of unconventional appearance, typically having long hair, associated with a subculture involving a rejection of conventional values and the taking of hallucinogenic drugs.

Season 4 (1940s)

This season takes place in Purgatory, and featured many different eras. However, the guests themselves portrayed characters from the 1940s.

Survivors Bretman Rock
The Playboy A Playboy is a wealthy man who spends his time enjoying himself, especially one who behaves irresponsibly or has many casual sexual relationships.
Colleen Ballinger ColleenS4 The Duchess A Duchess is the wife or widow of a duke, although, she could be a woman holding a rank equivalent to duke in her own right.
2nd Joey Graceffa JoeyGS4 The Savant A Savant is a learned person, especially a distinguished scientist.
3rd Rosanna Pansino RoS4 The Socialite A Socialite is a person who is well known in fashionable society and is fond of social activities and entertainment.
4th Alex Wassabi AlexS4 The Aviator An Aviator is a pilot of a plane.
5th Gabbie Hanna GabbieS4 The Hollywood Star A Hollywood Star is an actor or actress who is famous for their starring, or leading, roles in motion pictures. The term is used for actors or actresses who are marketable stars and whose names are used to promote movies, such as in trailers and posters.
6th Tana Mongeau TanaS4 The Pin-Up Girl A Pin-Up Girl is a model whose mass-produced pictures see wide appeal as popular culture.
7th DeStorm Power DeStormS4 The Enforcer An Enforcer is a person or group that compels observance of or compliance with a law, rule, or obligation. They impose their will by violence and intimidation.
8th Timothy Delaghetto TimS4 The Con Man A Con Man is a man who cheats or tricks someone by gaining their trust and persuading them to believe something that is not true. This a shortened term for Confidence Man, and the long-form of Con, which not only refers to the person but the act they play for their victims.
9th Justine Ezarik JustineS4 The Adventurer An Adventurer is a person who enjoys or seeks adventure, willing to take risks or use dishonest methods for personal gain.


  • Based off of the definition, it would appear that Andrea Brooks did not understand the meaning of what her character was in Season 1.
  • Andrea Russett is afraid of the paranormal, and this was not known until she was told what her character was. She would often say things behind the scenes alluding to this fear.
  • Based off of the definition, many would argue that Teala Dunn was the opposite of a Super Spy.
  • Arthur from Season 1 was revealed to be a Confidence Man (Con Man), the same profession that Timothy DeLaGhetto would play in Season 4.
  • Based off the definitions many would agree the Matthew Patrick and Safyia Nygaard were the embodiment of a Detective and an Investigative Reporter
  • By definition, Liza from Season 2 and Justine from Season 4 are in the same profession.


  1. Wikipedia: Big-Game Hunting
  2. Wikipedia: Vaudeville
  3. What Life Was Really Like As Wild West Saloon Girl by Melissa Brinks
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