Because you like Maximus Decimus Meridius in Gladiator
Buddy Pine is an unhinged superfan of superheroes using technology to take down his idols. See them in The Incredibles.
Wanting more out of life, Pam Beesly has a job she isn't crazy about and is engaged to a guy she's not sure is "The One." See them in The Office.
There are rumors that the Spirit was an Egyptian Pharaoh in his past, but without any memories, he doesn't know how true they are. See them in Yu-Gi-Oh! .
Will Byers is just like any other twelve year old, except he's stuck in another dimension. See them in Stranger Things.
Gene Belcher dreams of a future in the limelight, and he doesn't let his lack of talent hold him back. See them in Bob's Burgers.
Nancy Wheeler is popular but independent, sheltered but gutsy. See them in Stranger Things.
Stubborn, impulsive, and fun-loving, Hallie Parker is not afraid to devise some schemes to bring her family together. See them in The Parent Trap.
In the simplest terms, in the most convenient definitions, people consider Brian a nerd. But he's more than that. See them in The Breakfast Club.
Troy Bolton is a triple threat: singing, dancing, and basketball. See them in High School Musical.
Auggie Pullman is a true wonder depite what some cruel classmates say. See them in Wonder .
Liesel Meminger is trying to ease the suffering of those around her, German and Jew alike. See them in The Book Thief.
Caitlin Snow believes that burying herself in science is the best way to save the day or to mend a broken heart. See them in DC Extended Universe.