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    37 TV Characters That Made People Say, "FINALLY, Someone Like Me!"

    It feels good to be seen.

    We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us which black TV characters made them feel seen on-screen. Here are some of their favorites:

    1. Tastee of Orange is the New Black

    2. Carlton Banks of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

    3. Raven Baxter of That's So Raven

    4. Zoe Johnson of Grown-ish

    5. Khadijah James of Living Single

    6. Iris West Allen of The Flash

    7. Randall Pearson of This Is Us

    8. Jodie Landon of Daria

    9. Denise Huxtable of The Cosby Show

    10. Olivia Pope of Scandal

    11. Issa Dee of Insecure

    12. Janae Watson of Orange is the New Black

    13. The entire cast of A Different World

    14. Synclaire James of Living Single

    15. Dee Marshall of Insatiable

    16. Rainbow Johnson of Black-ish

    17. Miranda Bailey of Grey's Anatomy

    18. Breanna Barnes of One on One

    19. Susie Carmichael of Rugrats

    20. Frank Pembleton of Homicide: Life on the Street

    21. Becky of Empire

    22. Moesha Mithell of Moesha

    23. The entire cast of Noah's Arc

    24. Lisa Turtle of Saved By the Bell

    25. Angela Moore of Boy Meets World

    26. Titus Andromedon of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

    27. Numbuh 5 (Abigail Lincoln) of Code Name: Kids Next Door

    28. Nola Darling of She's Gotta Have It

    29. Tess Pearson of This Is Us

    30. Sam White of Dear White People

    31. Abbie Mills of Sleepy Hollow

    32. Lieutenant Uhura, Star Trek

    33. Kelly of Black Mirror's "San Junipero"

    34. Tia Landry and Tamera Campbell of Sister, Sister

    35. Rachel Zane of Suits

    36. Dee Thomas of What's Happening!!

    37. Jack and Diane Johnson of Black-ish

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