17 of Your Favorite, Fierce Female Characters

Whenever you feel incapable of achieving your dreams or feel like a small girl in a big world, remember that women can do anything. Here are 17 movies and TV shows with iconic, inspirational and kick ass female characters. Some of these women opened their own businesses, some stood up for being themselves in a harsh teenage world, while others used their smarts, wits and confidence to show everyone that there is nothing a girl cannot do.


1. Tracy Turnblan- Hairspray


2. Brooke Davis- One Tree Hill


3. Viola Hastings- She's The Man

4. Mia ThermopolisThe Princess Diaries



5. Samantha BakerSixteen Candles


6. Rachel GreenFriends


7. Hermione GrangerHarry Potter


8. Katniss Everdeen The Hunger Games



9. Lydia MartinTeen Wolf



10. Sam MontgomeryA Cinderella Story


11. Olivia Pope- Scandal




12. Beca MitchellPitch Perfect


13. Bonnie BennettThe Vampire Diaries


14. Andy SachsThe Devil Wears Prada


15. Lorelai GilmoreGilmore Girls

16. Aibileen ClarkThe Help

17. Elle WoodsLegally Blonde


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