Ethan Tanner is a pre-made Sim who lives in Lucky Palms. He lives with his parents, Romon and Aya who are celebrities, and his little sister Yuna. His mother is expecting his other sibling at the start of the game, when she is pregnant shortly. Ethan's family is a long-line family of well-known chef, while the current member to carry the tradition is his father, Romon. Romon currently has a rivalry with Lennon Sosa, who is also a chef graduating from a formal cooking school. This causes a bitter competition between both families, where they're both famous chefs but have different ways of cooking. Romon hopes Ethan would carry on the tradition, but Ethan doesn't seem to have any specialties in cooking.
Ethan is a Good teen in overall. He, however, seems to have developed deviant streak in his age, despite his trait. He wears skull shirt, portraying him as a bit of rebel. He also likes music, having Virtuoso trait, as well as being a Heavy Sleeper. He has a stereo in his bedroom, which means he can enjoy the music while sleeping. In his room, he has a guitar and a weightlifting machine, which doesn't seem to be used because no one in the house has Athletic skills. Ethan has 2 skill points in Guitar, 1 in Logic, and 2 in hidden Video Game skill.
Ethan is friends with all his family members. He is also good friends with Piper Sparks and best friends with Sahan Diwan, and both of them are in love with each other. He is disliked with Lennon Sosa. Ethan is currently in love with Abrielle King.