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Added by Blue Pineapple on 19 Aug 2014 03:45
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Strong female characters

Ros - Game of Thrones
Tamsen - Lost Girl
Jessica - True Blood
Rosalyn Rosenfeld - American Hustle
Sydney Prosser - American Hustle
Dr. Temperance Brennan / Bones - Bones
Lisbeth Salander - The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Claudia Donovan - Warehouse 13 & Eureka
Ziva David - NCIS
Red / Ruby - Once Upon A Time
Nina Sayers / The Swan Queen - Black Swan
Cersei Lannister - Game of Thrones
Buffy Summers - Buffy The Vampire Slayer
Ygritte - Game of Thrones
Susanna - Girl, Interrupted
Rapunzel - Tangled
Dana Scully - The X Files
Katniss Everdeen - Hunger Games
Bree - Transamerica
Starbuck / Kara Thrace - Battlestar Galactica
Abby Sciuto - NCIS
Emma Swan - Once Upon A Time
The women of Skins
Tara Thornton - True Blood
Nora Gainesborough - True Blood
Lisa - Girl, Interrupted
Angela Montenegro - Bones
Pam - True Blood
Tiffany - Silver Linings Playbook
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"[Strong character], female" not "[Strong female], character"

Someone with her own identity, personality, agenda, and story purpose. She does not need to be a strong person, rather she should be a strong, well-developed character.

When in doubt, use the Plinket test: Can you describe the character without saying what they looked like, what kind of costume they wore, or what their profession or role in the story was?

Suggestions welcome.

Tags: feminist, feminism, women, girls, female, TV, movies, film,

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