Because you like Legolas Greenleaf in The Lord of the Rings
Lady Bird's heart is in the right place, usually, but even the purest of people can fall sway to the havoc-wreaking traps of senior year. See them in Lady Bird.
Carl Gallagher is a budding psychopath fascinated with rule breaking. See them in Shameless.
As the Rose Bride, Anthy Himemiya is a spectator in the fencing matches fought over her and her power "to revolutionize the world." See them in Revolutionary Girl Utena.
Nadine Franklin likes to wallow in her misery almost as much as she likes to torment her mother. See them in The Edge of Seventeen.
Trevor Phillips is an unpredictable maniac who tortures people for no reason. See them in Grand Theft Series.
You'll never get Alaska Young. And that's the whole point. See them in Looking for Alaska.
Freelance writer Diane is dating a dog and writing a memoir of a horse. See them in Bojack Horseman.
From secret organizations to alien attacks, Kyon's life has been one weird, unexplainable thing happening after another. See them in The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya.
Lux Lisbon's flirtatious manner attracts a lot of male attention. She relishes the power that her sexuality grants her. See them in The Virgin Suicides.
Casey Gardner is an angsty teenage girl with quite a bit of sass that keeps getting her in trouble. See them in Atypical.
Maddy Perez seems like an angel until she opens her mouth. See them in Euphoria.
Not a great influence with her classmates, this 13-year-old "cool girl" likes to shoplift, chug alcohol, and snort crushed pills. See them in thirteen.