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21 TV Characters Who Made People Realize They're Queer

We turned the TV on and something just *clicked.*

We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us which characters from TV shows helped them realize they were queer. Here are the fab results.

1. Brooke Davis from One Tree Hill

2. Dana Scully from The X-Files

3. Shego from Kim Possible

4. Betty Cooper from Riverdale

5. Piper and Alex from Orange is the New Black

6. Faith from Buffy the Vampire Slayer

7. Shaw and Root from Person of Interest

8. Sara Lance from Legends of Tomorrow and Arrow

9. Marco Del Rossi from Degrassi: The Next Generation

10. Regina Mills from Once Upon A Time

11. Marissa Cooper from The O.C.

12. Moze from Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide

13. Emily Fields from Pretty Little Liars

14. Cassidy from Being Erica

15. Santana from Glee

16. Princess Bubblegum from Adventure Time

17. Willow and Tara from Buffy the Vampire Slayer

18. Detective Nicole Haught from Wynonna Earp

19. Effy from Skins (UK)

20. Rosa Diaz from Brooklyn Nine-Nine

21. And Morgana from Merlin