Character Recommendations Based on Ali Pfefferman

Frances Ha Frances Ha

Free spirit feeling old at 27

Lip Gallagher Shameless

Brilliant but self-destructive, Lip spends more time stirring up trouble than hitting the books

Amber Holt Parenthood

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

Hedwig Hedwig and the Angry Inch

A lost soul with a punk rock spirit

Schmidt New Girl

Underneath his preening narcissist exterior, Schmidt is, well, still kind of a preening narcissist. But he has a good heart too

Carrie Mathison Homeland

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

Annie Hall Annie Hall

Flighty, cool style icon

Mickey Milkovich Shameless

Don’t mess with Mickey unless you want to see the wrong side of one of his many guns

Hallie Parker The Parent Trap

Stubborn, impulsive, and fun-loving. Not afraid to devise some schemes to bring her family together