Character Recommendations Based on Robert Ford

Rick Sanchez Rick and Morty

Gruff, alcoholic mad scientist, with the emphasis on "mad"

Beast/Hank McCoy X-Men Series

The quintessential nerdy scientist but with a few rather unconventional physical attributes

Remy Ratatouille

Paris's best cook is also a rat

Dante Alighieri Dante's Inferno

A crusader fighting his way to absolution

Alan Turing The Imitation Game

A brilliant technical mind with a reclusive personality

Unnamed Fight Club

A troubled insomniac in search of a moment to rest and a meaning to his existence

Eddie Brock / Venom Venom

This big-hearted investigative journalist is going through the world's weirdest identity crisis

Donna Carmichael Mamma Mia!

Free-spirited single mom and gracefully aging hippie

Eric Northman True Blood

A modern Viking with a flair for chilly threats

Nancy Wheeler Stranger Things

Popular but independent, sheltered but gutsy