Character Recommendations Based on Melanie Carmichael

John Egbert Homestuck

This off-beat dork is funny, inventive, and endlessly optimistic

Earthworm Jim Earthworm Jim

An everyday earthworm turned intergalactic hero

Andie Walsh Pretty in Pink

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

Bruce Banner The Incredible Hulk / The Avengers

You won't like him when he's angry

Atticus Finch To Kill a Mockingbird

This principled lawyer shows us that justice means nothing without empathy

Rupert Giles Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Librarian on the outside, fearless evil-fighter on the inside

Ted Mosby How I Met Your Mother

Hopelessly romantic architect in search of someone to be the mother of his children

Kenny McCormick South Park

A boy of few words who likes nudie mags, NASCAR, monster trucks, origami, and Peruvian pan flute bands

Philip J. Fry Futurama

So stupid he accidentally cryogenically froze himself for a millennium

Arwen The Lord of the Rings

Headstrong, persuasive, and confident, Arwen will only do what she feels is right