12 TV Characters We Want as Best Friends
We'd be friends. How many times have you said that about a totally relatable and really funny character on your favorite TV show? We get it. Here are the girlfriends we'd want to hang out with Friday night...or any night.
1. Leslie Knope from Parks & Rec
When it comes to a friend that would move mountains for you, just vote Knope. Not only is her unabashed cheeriness just what we need on a gloomy day, but she’ll never ever forget a special friend anniversary, as evidenced by her unwavering commitment to her very own best friend. Besides, don’t we all not-so-secretly want to be Ann Perkins?
2. Lorelai Gilmore from Gilmore Girls
The ultimate anti-smother Mother, Lorelei is the best friend and maternal figure we all look up to. She's the perfect woman to invite to a gabfest since she talks at a rapid pace and can come up with a one-liner that would put Jimmy Fallon to shame.
3. Olivia Pope from Scandal
A dream evening with Olivia (or Liv if you’re her BFF) consists of indulging in a glass of expensive red wine, sharing a giant bowl of popcorn and nabbing one of her hand-me-down power suits. It isn’t just her taste in the finer things that we love, but her devotion to her fellow gladiators that really resonates. If we ever need a lady-in-shining-armor, Olivia would be it.