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    25 LGBT Characters Who Made A Difference To People's Lives

    We asked readers for the characters who helped them understand who they are.

    There aren't enough LGBT characters on television, but we asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to tell us about the ones who helped them realise their sexuality. Here's who they suggested...

    1. Willow (Alyson Hannigan) in Buffy the Vampire Slayer

    2. John Paul (James Sutton) and Craig (Guy Burnet) in Hollyoaks

    3. Rosa (Stephanie Beatriz) from Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    4. Jack (Kerr Smith) in Dawson's Creek

    5. Isak (Tarjei Sandvik Moe) in Skam

    6. Ellen (Ellen DeGeneres) in Ellen

    7. Titus (Tituss Burgess) in Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

    8. Adam (Jordan Todosey) in Degrassi: The Next Generation

    9. Santana (Naya Rivera) in Glee

    10. Adena (Nikohl Boosheri) in The Bold Type

    11. Bill (Pearl Mackie) in Doctor Who

    12. Callie (Sara Ramirez) in Grey's Anatomy

    13. Korra (Janet Varney) and Asami Sato (Seychelle Gabriel) in The Legend of Korra.

    14. Justin (Mark Indelicato) in Ugly Betty

    15. Sailor Neptune (Masako Katsuki) in Sailor Moon

    16. Shane (Katherine Moennig) from The L Word

    17. Amy (Rita Volk) in Faking It

    18. Kurt (Chris Colfer) in Glee

    19. David (Daniel Levy) in Schitt's Creek

    20. Elena (Isabella Gomez) in One Day at a Time

    21. Maxxie (Mitch Hewer) in the British version of Skins

    22. Yael (Jamie Bloch) in Degrassi: Next Class

    23. Justin (Randy Harrison) in Queer as Folk USA.

    24. Kalinda (Archie Panjabi) on The Good Wife

    25. And Kelly (Gugu Mbatha-Raw) and Yorkie (Mackenzie Davis) in the "San Junipero" episode of Black Mirror

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    Note: Some entires were edited for length and/or clarity.