Introduction to the Notebook Michael Hanttula's 'LOST' Notebook
Notes on the Inhabitants of the Island
Hugo “Hurley” Reyes


  • Age/Date of Birth:
    • ?? / April 28, 1973
  • Seat Number:
    • ??
  • Occupation:
    • Lotto-winning owner of a box company
  • Connection(s):
    • Possibly owns a major share of the box company for which Locke works
    • Hurley’s boss at Mr. Clucks (fast food restaurant) is later seen as Locke’s boss at the box company
    • was in a mental facility with Libby (although they apparently didn’t interact)
    • footage from Hurley winning the lottery seen in the background (on the TV) when Jin visited the gov’t official
    • Locke’s mother was, possibly, also in the same mental health facility as Hurley
  • Supernatural Characteristic:
    • None yet.
  • Reason on the plane:
    • Was in Australia investigating the possible curse of “the numbers”
  • Resides:
    • Survivor’s Camp/Swan Complex
  • Notes:
    • Worth $156 million;
    • spent time involved with a mental institution (St. Rosa);
    • feels cursed by “the numbers” and that anyone close to him will suffer the consequences;
    • he also feels responsible for the plane crash;
    • he suffers from an eating disorder & had been hoarding food (which he destroyed in an act of catharsis);
    • had an imaginary friend “Dave” that tried to convince him that the island was only in his mind (but, since we witness the story from multiple viewpoints that don’t include Hurley; that is unlikely… besides, who listens to their imaginary friends?)
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