The 50 Best HBO Teen Characters Of All Time, Ranked

    From the ones you love to the ones you hate to the ones you love to hate.

    Different HBO teen characters

    50. Brady Hobbes (Niall Cunningham) — And Just Like That...

    A white mother and son, bother wearing black suits, look shocked

    49. Brendan Fletcher (Jackson White) — Mrs. Fletcher

    A white teen with brown hair sits at a table

    48. Christopher Kitteridge (Devin Druid) — Olive Kitteridge

    A young boy sits at a table between his parents

    47. Abigail Carlson (Kathryn Newton) — Big Little Lies

    Kathryn Newton sits on a bed in Big Little Lies

    46. Pavel Gremov (Barry Keoghan) — Chernobyl

    Teen draftee getting a stern talking to

    45. Lily Goldenblatt (Cathy Ang) — And Just Like That...

    A girl wearing pajamas and a flower crown sits on her bed with her dog

    44. Siobhan Sheehan (Angourie Rice) — Mare of Easttown

    A white blonde teenager sits on a couch with her laptop open.

    43. Riley (Chase Sui Wonders) — Generation

    Teen girl holding Polaroid on the beach

    42. Nathan (Uly Schlesinger) — Generation

    Boy leaning on a table

    41. Nate Jacobs (Jacob Elordi) — Euphoria

    A tall teenage boy looks intensely at another man

    40. Evangeline "Evie" Murphy (Jasmin Savoy Brown) — The Leftovers

    Close-up of a Black teenage girl's face. She wears glasses

    39. Chris McKay (Algee Smith) — Euphoria

    A close-up of a Black teenage boy's face

    38. Quinn Mossbacher (Fred Hechinger) — The White Lotus

    A white teen boy plays on a gaming device while sitting in a pool as his dad looks on

    37. Alex (Philippine Velge) — Station Eleven

    A white blonde teenager with short brown hair looks at a blonde young woman

    36. Elliot (Dominic Fike) — Euphoria

    A teen boy with a small neck and face tattoo stands in an empty school hallway

    35. Caitlin "Harper" Poythress (Jordan Kristine Seamón) — We Are Who We Are

    A Black teenager sits on a bus looking out the window

    34. Kimberly (Pauline Chalamet) — Sex Lives of College Girls

    A white teenage girl in a red dress stands in front of bushes with lights in them

    33. Diana Freeman (Jada Harris) — Lovecraft Country

    A Black teen girl walks along sidewalk in a white belted dress and baseball cap

    32. Aki Menzies (Evan Mock) — Gossip Girl

    A teenage boy with a shaved pink buzzcut looks offscreen

    31. Amma Crellin (Eliza Scanlen) — Sharp Objects

    Eilza Scanlen stands in a doorway wearing a flower crown

    30. Chester (Justice Smith) — Generation

    A teenage boy stands on the roof of a city building.

    29. Gideon Gemstone (Skyler Gisondo) — The Righteous Gemstones

    A white teen boy stands with work gloves in front of a bus.

    28. Fraser Wilson (Jack Dylan Grazer) — We Are Who We Are

    A white boy with bleached blonde hair sits on the beach

    27. Jill Garvey (Margaret Qualley) — The Leftovers

    Teenage girl sits against a brick wall

    26. Zoya Lot (Whitney Peak) and Julian Calloway (Jordan Alexander) — Gossip Girl

    Two teenage sisters sit on a chair in bikinis

    25. Lexi Howard (Maude Apatow) — Euphoria

    A white teen girl with brown hair stands in a school hallway

    24. Fezco (Angus Cloud) — Euphoria

    White man with shaved head in polo shirt

    23. Bran Stark (Isaac Hempstead Wright) — Game of Thrones

    Isaac Hempstead Wright on a sled

    22. Ryan Ross (Cameron Mann) — Mare of Easttown

    A white young teenage boy sits at a table looking down; his mom sits next to him

    21. Whitney (Alyah Chanelle Scott) — Sex Lives of College Girls

    A Black teenage girl sits in a school library

    20. Audrey Hope (Emily Alyn Lind) — Gossip Girl

    A white blonde teenage girl in a school uniform stands outside

    19. A.J. Soprano (Robert Iler) — The Sopranos

    Teen boy with short brown hair taking a phone call

    18. Chase "ChaseDreams" Dubek (Case Walker) — The Other Two

    Case Walker takes a selfie with Ken Marino

    17. Kat Hernandez (Barbie Ferreira) — Euphoria

    A teen girl with dark brown hair stands in a pink girls bathroom

    16. Cassie Howard (Sydney Sweeney) — Euphoria

    A blonde white teenage girl stands in a crowned high school hallway

    15. Bela (Amrit Kaur) — Sex Lives of College Girls

    An Indian teenage girl fits on a messy bed in a college dorm

    14. Max Wolfe (Thomas Doherty) — Gossip Girl

    A white male teenage boy looks slyly offscreen

    13. Maddy Perez (Alexa Demie) — Euphoria

    A teen girl with black hair looks at herself in a bathroom mirror

    12. Wallace (Michael B. Jordan) — The Wire

    A Black teenage boy stands outside wearing a hat and puffy black coat

    11. Paula (Brittany O'Grady) — The White Lotus

    Brittany O'Grady in The White Lotus

    10. Meadow Soprano (Jamie-Lynn Sigler) — The Sopranos

    Meadow wearing a headband and smiling

    9. Leighton (Renee Rapp) — Sex Lives of College Girls

    A white teenage girl stands in a dress made out of playing cards

    8. Joffrey Baratheon (Jack Gleeson) — Game of Thrones

    Jack Gleeson holds a crossbow

    7. Olivia Mossbacher (Sydney Sweeney) — The White Lotus

    Sydney Sweeney in The White Lotus

    6. Jules Vaughn (Hunter Schafer) — Euphoria

    Hunter Schafer in Euphoria

    5. Lila Cerullo and Elena Greco (Gaia Girace and Margherita Mazzucco) — My Brilliant Friend

    Two Italian teens sitting on couch with a book cracked open

    4. Claire Fisher (Lauren Ambrose) — Six Feet Under

    Red-headed teen girl looking at boyfriend

    3. Sansa Stark (Sophie Turner) — Game of Thrones

    A red-haired teen girl stands in a black cloak under a tree with red leaves

    2. Rue Bennett (Zendaya) — Euphoria

    A teen girl with long wavy brown hair stands in a school hallway

    1. Arya Stark (Maisie Williams) — Game of Thrones

    A white teenage girl with brown hair stands in a dark room

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