Character Recommendations Based on Hamlet

Dorothy Gale The Wizard of Oz

A down-home Kansas girl in a bizarre fantasy land

Esmeralda The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Her street wisdom is unparalleled

Wendy Darling Peter Pan

Loves storytelling and flying

Shuri Black Panther

A genius-level inventor with a wicked sense of humor

Lando Calrissian Star Wars Series

Stylish Cloud City gambler who might put your life on the line when the chips are down

Javert Les Miserables

An inspector with a single-minded focus: To bring criminals to justice

Atticus Finch To Kill a Mockingbird

This principled lawyer shows us that justice means nothing without empathy

Juliet Capulet Romeo & Juliet

There's only one man for her, no matter what her family says

Barbossa Pirates of the Caribbean: the Curse of the Black Pearl

A cursed pirate captain who's greedy, vengeful, and surprisingly cheeky

T'Challa / Black Panther Black Panther

A regal superhero with the weight of the world—and particularly his nation—on his shoulders