Character Recommendations Based on Adam Goldberg

Cory Matthews Boy Meets World

Equal parts funny and neurotic, Cory's biggest strength is his warm, generous spirit

Maeve Wiley Sex Education

Smart teenager finding friendship and love in an expected place

Turanga Leela Futurama

Daughter of two mutants who live in the sewers below New York City

Gimli The Lord of the Rings

As eager for a good time as he is for a fight, few can match this dwarf when it comes to self-confidence

Jason Voorhees Friday the 13th

This machete-wielding mass-murderer is a terrifying blank slate

Petyr Baelish Game of Thrones

His main assets? A sharp mind, deep pockets, and no scruples

Cosette Les Miserables

A sheltered young woman with big questions about her past

T'Challa / Black Panther Black Panther

A regal superhero with the weight of the world—and particularly his nation—on his shoulders

Aldo Raine Inglourious Basterds

Despite his friendly demeanor, he's one of the most fearsome soldiers in the army

Brian Johnson The Breakfast Club

Brainy nerd who feels pressure to live up to expectations