Character Recommendations Based on Solomon Northup

Padme Amidala Star Wars Series

Young but mature queen tasked with combating intergalactic trade disputes

Riggan Thomson Birdman

A washed-up movie star running from his inner demons. Alas those inner demons look just like the superhero he used to play

Max Rockatansky Mad Max: Fury Road

This pragmatic road warrior is just trying to survive in a world gone mad

Juri Arisugawa Revolutionary Girl Utena

"It's a shame you can't simply change who it is you love. You'd both be much happier. So would I..."

Heihachi Mishima Tekken

Don't let his old age fool you, Heihachi is a ruthless pragmatist who values self-reliance above all else

Earthworm Jim Earthworm Jim

An everyday earthworm turned intergalactic hero

Thomas Shelby Peaky Blinders

Stoic, calculating, and ambitious, Tommy is one man you don’t want to cross

Marla Singer Fight Club

She's a hurricane of a human being, destructive and unforgettable

Stephen Hawking The Theory of Everything

Being the smartest man in the world doesn't mean your body will obey you

Wreck-It Ralph Wreck-It Ralph

Video game villain who's really not such a bad guy