Character Recommendations Based on Linus Larabee

Eve Polastri Killing Eve

This brilliant intelligence officer seems more like Bridget Jones than James Bond

Greg Lestrade Sherlock

Gruff, loyal, and quietly competent

John Dorian Scrubs

As a doctor-in-training, JD's head should be in the game. But most of the time, it's in the clouds

Gimli The Lord of the Rings

As eager for a good time as he is for a fight, few can match this dwarf when it comes to self-confidence

Lily Aldrin How I Met Your Mother

A flaky but supportive kindergarten teacher and painter

Cosette Les Miserables

A sheltered young woman with big questions about her past

Matilda Wormwood Matilda

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

Barry Egan Punch Drunk Love

Has too many anger issues to list here

John Keating Dead Poets Society

The biggest lesson from this inspiring teacher? Carpe diem

Brian Johnson The Breakfast Club

Brainy nerd who feels pressure to live up to expectations