Because you like John Reese in Person of Interest
Jack Bauer is a terrorist fighter who is scared of nothing and no one. The clock is ticking! See them in 24.
Tony Mendez is quietly determined and creatively resourceful. See them in Argo.
Sydney Bristow is a kick-ass double agent on a mission for revenge. See them in Alias.
Calling Alicia Florrick a "good wife" is damning this smart, capable, thoughtful woman with too-faint praise. See them in The Good Wife.
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.
Omar Little is a pretty chill guy, as long as you can forgive the stealing and killing people. See them in The Wire.
CIA operative Carrie Mathison is on a self-assigned mission to follow a lead, whether it be the truth or just her delusions playing tricks. See them in Homeland.
She got locked up so her husband could make it big, but now Cookie Lyon is coming for what's hers. See them in Empire.
John Locke is an eerily calm, confident believer in the magic of the island that gave him his legs back. See them in Lost.
Maya Lambert is an obsessive intelligence officer with tunnel vision leading toward Osama bin Laden. See them in Zero Dark Thirty.
Gruff and sarcastic, Detective Harry Dresden use unconventional ways to track down perps, including using magic and the supernatural. See them in The Dresden Files.
When the going gets tough, Dre Johnson gets tougher. Well, he'd like to think he does. See them in Blackish.