Character Recommendations Based on Nancy Drew

Matilda Wormwood Matilda

A girl so smart, she taught herself how to be psychic

Mary Margaret Blanchard Once Upon a Time

This meek schoolteacher can't remember her past as a spirited, swashbuckling Snow White

Mary Poppins Mary Poppins

This singing nanny is practically perfect in every way

Lucy Pevensie The Chronicles of Narnia

A healer, a warrior, and a friend to animals

Alice Kingsleigh Alice in Wonderland

It's a mad, mad world, but Alice has a surprisingly level head

Cinderella Cinderella (Live Action)

She'll sacrifice herself to keep her family's memory alive

Mia Thermopolis The Princess Diaries

Most kids hope for a car for their 16th birthday, not a country

Belle Once Upon a Time

An adventurous, intelligent fairy tale maiden who strives to see the best in everyone

Beast Beauty and the Beast

Grumpy, furry, and lovably awkward

Javert Les Miserables

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