Character Recommendations Based on Cecilia Tallis

Bill Haverchuck Freaks and Geeks

The biggest nerd in high school and, therefore, the biggest target for bullies

Celine Before Sunrise

Spontaneous Parisian college student enjoying the night of her life

Vanessa Ives Penny Dreadful

Losing her soul frightens her the most

Natasha Rostova War and Peace

Romantic, impulsive, and captivated by the joys of life, Natasha is on the messy path of growing up

Kathy Never Let Me Go

A natural caretaker who strives to find hope in even the darkest of times

Susanna Kaysen Girl, Interrupted

Aspiring writer, despairing young woman who struggles with suicidal thoughts

Petyr Baelish Game of Thrones

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

Alice Closer

Lying is the most fun a girl can have without taking her clothes off

Rebecca Doppelmeyer Ghost World

A former high school outcast who's tentatively shaking off her misanthropic personality

Christine Daae The Phantom of the Opera

She's destined to take center stage, but at what cost?