Character Recommendations Based on John Reese

Alicia Florrick The Good Wife

Calling her a "good wife" is damning this smart, capable, thoughtful woman with too-faint praise

Jack Bauer 24

Terrorist fighter who is scared of nothing and no one. The clock is ticking!

Kara "Starbuck" Thrace Battlestar Galactica

She'll beat you in cards, drink you under the table, then fly circles around you in her fighter plane

Angel Angel

Was a brooding vampire *way* before Edward

Carrie Mathison Homeland

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

Harry Dresden The Dresden Files

A gruff, sarcastic everyman who just happens to be the world's only wizard PI

Shuya Nanahara Battle Royale

Though cynical about the world, Shuya is caring and protective towards his friends

Danny Ocean Ocean's Eleven

A suave con-man with a penchant for taking risks

Cookie Lyon Empire

She got locked up so her husband could make it big but now she's coming for what's hers

Derek Morgan Criminal Minds

A guy you want to have your back when it counts most