Character Recommendations Based on Dewey Finn

Liesel Meminger The Book Thief

Trying to ease the suffering of those around her, German and Jew alike

Miranda Bailey Grey's Anatomy

This all-business doc dispenses tough love to the interns she trains. Emphasis on "tough"

Maeve Wiley Sex Education

Smart teenager finding friendship and love in an expected place

Alyssa Foley The End of the F World

Blunt and crass teenage runaway

Bane The Dark Knight

A cruel supervillain born and raised in the darkness

Charlie Bucket Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Charlie may be down-on-his-luck, but his spirits are always sky high

Carol Danvers Captain Marvel / The Avengers

This fearless superhero always aims to go higher, further, faster

T'Challa / Black Panther Black Panther

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

Boromir The Lord of the Rings

This brave but pessimistic nobleman knows one does not simply walk into Mordor

Eddie Brock / Venom Venom

This big-hearted investigative journalist is going through the world's weirdest identity crisis