17 Groundbreaking Female Lead Characters That Lit Up The Small Screen
From Xena to Olivia Pope, these are seventeen of TV's greatest female lead characters of all time.
It's March, and that means that it's Women's History Month. Although most of the time women in television and film are based on specific archetypes in the media, there are a few characters who have managed to break the mold and exist outside of the rigid confines of Hollywood culture. Here are seventeen beloved television and film characters who made history as the first characters of their kind.