Character Recommendations Based on Maximus Decimus Meridius

Brian Johnson The Breakfast Club

Brainy nerd who feels pressure to live up to expectations

Schmidt New Girl

Underneath his preening narcissist exterior, Schmidt is, well, still kind of a preening narcissist. But he has a good heart too

Cassie Ainsworth Skins

While her head is always in the clouds, her heart is always in the right place

Rachel Berry Glee

As high-strung as she is talented, Rachel both marches and sings to the beat of her own drum

Zoe Benson American Horror Story: Coven

She may seem like a shy girl-next-door, but Zoe has the inner fortitude of a powerful witch leader

Number Five The Umbrella Academy

A 58-year-old man trapped in his 13-year-old body

Konata Izumi Lucky Star

"In the end, I wasted all my time last night with my manga and anime."

Izaya Orihara Durarara!!

Everyone is just a chess piece, and Isaya's a master player

Zero Kiryu Vampire Knight

"Aim for my heart. It's not a crime to kill a vampire."

Thomas Shelby Peaky Blinders

Stoic, calculating, and ambitious, Tommy is one man you don’t want to cross