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Voyd

In The Incredibles 2, Voyd is a young wannabe superhero who idolizes Elastigirl. She’s part of the second tier group the Supers, where she uses her superpower to teleport objects around her.

Vanya Hargreeves from The Umbrella Academy

In The Umbrella Academy, Vanya Hargreeves (Ellen Page), aka Number Seven, is best known as the White Violin. She is a meek violinist who has no interest in the academy and is alienated from her siblings. It turns out she has the most powerful ability of all, which has long been suppressed by her father Reginald with the help of drugs.

The Witness from Love, Death, and Robots

The Witness from Love, Death, & Robots

In the third episode of LOVE DEATH + ROBOTS called “The Witness”, a woman who just gets off her shift at a strip club witnesses a brutal murder across from the hotel she’s staying at. When the murderer spots her, a game of cat-and-mouse begins through the streets of a surreal city. For the Witness’s makeup, apply makeup messily on your face and sparkly purple paint liberally on your arms.

Grace Hargreeves aka Mom from The Umbrella Academy

Grace Hargreeves from The Umbrella Academy

In The Umbrella Academy, Grace Hargreeves (Jordan Claire Robbins), better known as Mom, is the adoptive mother of the Umbrella Academy kids. She is actually a robot built by Reginald after Vanya kept killing their nannies using her powers.

Bellatrix Lestrange from Harry Potter

Bellatrix Lestrange

In Harry Potter, Bellatrix Lestrange (Helena Bonham Carter) is a pure-blood Dark witch and she certainly dresses the part. After graduating from Hogwarts, she became a Death Eater and is fanatically devoted to Lord Voldemort. After breaking out of Azkaban, she murdered her cousin Sirius Black and her niece Nymphadora Tonks.

Gretchen Grundler from Recess

Gretchen Grundler

In Recess, Gretchen Grundler (voiced by Ashley Johnson) is a tall, thin, geeky girl. Despite her high IQ, she can be quite naive. Gretchen enjoys hanging out with Ashley Spinelli and sometimes acts like a big sister to T.J. Detweiler and the rest of the gang.

She-Ra

She-Ra

In She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, teenage orphan Adora. One day she gets lost in the woods and stumbles on a magic sword that transforms her into She-Ra, who leads a rebellion against the evil Hordak and his Horde. For a much more authentic take, check out our She-Ra advanced costume tutorial.

Trudy Proud from The Proud Family

Trudy Proud

In The Proud Family, Dr. Trudy Parker-Proud is the mother of Penny Proud. She’s a nurturing, caring woman who works as a veterinarian.

Penny Proud from The Proud Family

Penny Proud

In The Proud Family, Penelope “Penny” Proud is the main character who wants to live a normal teenage life, although her parents forbid her from going on dates with boys. She’s a talented singer and a straight-A student. Penny likes to wear her hair in curly looking pigtails.

The Widow from Into the Badlands

The Widow

In Into the Badlands, The Widow (Emily Beecham), also known as Minerva, is the Baron of Oil, succeeding her abusive husband after she murdered him. The Widow is one of the best fighters in the Badlands, giving Nathaniel Moon, Sunny, and others plenty of trouble, specializing in hand-to-hand combat and dual-wielding swords.