Because you like Winifred Burkle in Angel
Hoban Washburne shows you can be a hotshot space pilot *and* play with dinosaurs. See them in Firefly.
A powerful priestess, Melisandre is shrouded in mystery and lots of red. See them in Game of Thrones.
Kate Beckett is a no-nonsense policewoman with a nerdy side. See them in Castle.
A poised, stately man-out-of-time, Ichabod Crane typically faces the modern world with wry quip. See them in Sleepy Hollow.
Chuck Bartowski is a sweet, laid-back electronics store/top secret government employee. See them in Chuck.
Sabrina Fairchild is irresistible. See them in Sabrina.
Kara "Starbuck" Thrace will beat you in cards, drink you under the table, then fly circles around you in her fighter plane. See them in Battlestar Galactica.
Kim Kelly is a high school bully who's normally in a bad mood. But there's a softer side to her. See them in Freaks and Geeks.
Sydney Bristow is a kick-ass double agent on a mission for revenge. See them in Alias.
Despite the war-torn world around him, Mal Reynolds still holds onto the shred of hope that life can be more than just living another day. See them in Firefly.
Although life in a post-apocalyptic world is far from easy, Julie Grigio maintains her sense of humor. See them in Warm Bodies.
A gifted detective, Rust Cohle is as dark and twisty as any murderer he chases. See them in True Detective Season 1.