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18 TV Characters Who Had The Most Compelling Story Arcs Of All Time

Petra Solano was unrecognizable by the end of Jane the Virgin.

We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us which TV characters had the most personal growth throughout a series. Here are their brilliant responses:

🚨 Warning: spoilers ahead!

1. Octavia Blake from The 100

Octavia ready to fight members of Wonkru, with blood all over her face

2. Michael from The Good Place

Michael hugging Eleanor at the train station, worried he would lose her and the rest of the Soul Squad forever

3. Alexis Rose from Schitt's Creek

Twyla offering Alexis money to help her on her new adventure and Alexis turning it down

4. Jess Mariano from Gilmore Girls

Jess encouraging Rory to write a book about her and her mom

5. Rosa Diaz from Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Rosa telling her parents at dinner she identifies as bisexual

6. Daisy Johnson from Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Daisy telling Phil it's interesting what happens when someone believes in you

7. Shawn Hunter from Boy Meets World

Shawn saying goodbye to Mr. Feeny, letting him know how much he loves him

8. Petra Solano from Jane the Virgin

Petra telling Jane she loves her

9. Adrian Monk from Monk

Monk embracing his new stepdaughter Molly

10. Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren from Orange Is the New Black

"Crazy Eyes" looking at her reflection in the mirror and telling herself her skin is beautiful

11. Lydia Martin from Teen Wolf

Lydia telling a guy she'll punch him in the throat if he tries to kiss her

12. Rebecca Bunch from Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

Rebecca on stage, telling everyone that finding love isn't an "ending." It's just a part of your story

13. Fire Lord Zuko from Avatar: The Last Airbender

Zuko and his uncle embracing on the floor

14. Elektra Wintour from Pose

Elektra sitting backstage, expressing that she knows who she is and refuses to let anyone tell her otherwise

15. Serena Joy from The Handmaid's Tale

Serena telling Fred to stop worrying about her because she'll be fine

16. King Richard from Galavant

King Richard trying to be friends with Roberta in the woods

17. Will Smith from The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

18. And Alex Karev from Grey's Anatomy

Karev telling Meredith she's a good mom and not to feel guilty for going into surgery while her daughter is getting stitches

Note: Submissions have been edited for length and clarity.

Which TV character do *you* think completely changed from the beginning of the series to the end? Let us know in the comments below!