Character Recommendations Based on Sara Thomas

Donna Carmichael Mamma Mia!

Free-spirited single mom and gracefully aging hippie

Kathy Never Let Me Go

A natural caretaker who strives to find hope in even the darkest of times

John Keating Dead Poets Society

The biggest lesson from this inspiring teacher? Carpe diem

Cosette Les Miserables

A sheltered young woman with big questions about her past

Andie Walsh Pretty in Pink

If the awesome Andie is from the wrong side of the tracks, we don't want to be right

Matt Flamhaff 13 Going on 30

He's not too concerned about being part of the popular crowd. Too bad his best friend is

Lindsay Weir Freaks and Geeks

For now she's a geek, but who knows? Maybe she fits in better with the freaks

Leslie Burke Bridge to Terabithia

Bold, courageous, and imaginative enough to create a world from scratch

Tami Taylor Friday Night Lights (TV)

Much more than just "Coach Taylor's wife," she's making herself known in town as a caring, persistent guidance counselor

Lloyd Dobler Say Anything

Kickboxer wearing his heart on his sleeve who would do anything for the woman he loves