Character Recommendations Based on Jessa Johansson

Frances Ha Frances Ha

Free spirit feeling old at 27

Elio Perlman Call Me by Your Name

An introverted teenager with an old soul

Ilana Wexler Broad City

A free spirit unconcerned with any social conventions

Sun Bak Sense8

Sun hides her feelings, instead channeling her anger and insecurities into her fists

Amber Holt Parenthood

Perpetually caught between forging her own path and stumbling around in the dark

Alex Vause Orange Is The New Black

Tattooed lady who's a softie under her tough shell

Marla Singer Fight Club

She's a hurricane of a human being, destructive and unforgettable

Carrie Mathison Homeland

Jazz-loving CIA operative hearing the notes her colleagues can't… or won't

Susanna Kaysen Girl, Interrupted

Aspiring writer, despairing young woman who struggles with suicidal thoughts