Character Recommendations Based on Mercedes Jones

Leonard Hofstadter The Big Bang Theory

The normal one among his scientist friends, though in fairness that's a low bar

Javert Les Miserables

An inspector with a single-minded focus: To bring criminals to justice

Alastar Mad-Eye Moody Harry Potter Series

A grizzled survivor and fearsome fighter who counsels "constant vigilance"

Spencer Hastings Pretty Little Liars

The Hastings family is old and powerful, and Spencer will do anything to continue excelling

Dobby Harry Potter Series

This house elf is loyal, compassionate, and yearning for freedom

Donna Pinciotti That '70s Show

Strong, independent, and empathetic; no one messes with Donna

Robin Scherbatsky How I Met Your Mother

This former teen pop star loves dogs and is scared of relationships

Molly Weasley Harry Potter Series

Her warm maternal feelings extend not just to her family, but to her friends and her family's friends too

Hanna Marin Pretty Little Liars

A determined girl defined by her ability to transform herself

Galina Reznikov Orange Is The New Black

Mama bear of the prison who proudly keeps the kitchen in check