Because you like Dorian Gray in Dorian Gray
Formerly a "sweater-set-wearing, mojito-drinking sorority girl", Paige Collins is now a successful sculptor with slight memory loss. See them in The Vow.
Through raised to be a gentleman, Laurie has a mischievous sense of humor. See them in Little Women.
Ava may just be the perfect woman. So long as she can pass a Turing test. See them in Ex Machina.
Jamal Malik came from humble beginnings in an Indian slub filled with street gangs, but he is destined for bigger things. See them in Slumdog Millionaire.
Christine Daae has been secretely taking lessons from a phantom musician. It sounded less creepy in her head. See them in The Phantom of the Opera.
Although Morrigan knows every kind of magic there is, friendship is an untested area for her. See them in Dragon Age Series.
Armed guards, FBI agents, notorious serial killers – Hannibal Lecter has bested them all, with time to finish dessert afterwards. See them in The Silence of the Lambs.
Though he has a brilliant mind for mathematics, Christopher has a much harder time processing the rest of the world. See them in The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.
Buttercup is a farm girl turned princess who'd do anything to have her old life back. See them in The Princess Bride.
Spike is punk meets vampire meets romantic poet. See them in Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
Fiery, intelligent, and opinionated, Jo March rebels against the restrictions of her era. See them in Little Women.
The brilliant and well-adjusted Ender Wiggin is being groomed for the next generation of military leaders to fight alien invaders. See them in Ender's Game.