24 Fictional Characters Who Helped People Realise They Were Queer
"I never watched WWE… but I knew that I wanted the Rock to put me in a full nelson, anytime."
Xena, Xena: Warrior Princess
Kurt Hummel, Glee
Willow Rosenberg, Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Jack McPhee, Dawson's Creek
Dana Scully, The X Files
Jareth the Goblin King, Labyrinth
Shane McCutcheon, The L Word
Spencer and Ashley, South of Nowhere
Jules Paxton, Bend It Like Beckham
Brittany and Santana, Glee
Susanna Kaysen, Girl Interrupted
The Rock, WWE
Lara Croft, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider
Megan and Graham, But I’m a Cheerleader
Jillian Holtzmann, Ghostbusters
Lucy Diamond, D.E.B.S.
Emily and Naomi, Skins
Jennifer, Jennifer's Body
Alex Vause, Orange Is the New Black
Callie and Arizona, Grey's Anatomy
Casper McFadden, Casper
Missy Pantone, Bring It On
Stuart, Queer As Folk
Peter Pan, Peter Pan
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