15 strongest female characters on Amazon Prime

Emilia Clarke as Daenerys Targaryen – Photo: Courtesy of HBO
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It’s 2019 and women are invading the theater and your home television alike. Let’s look at 15 of the strongest women you can watch on Amazon.

Who first comes to mind when you first hear “strong female character”? Hermione Granger? Princess Leia? Clarice Starling? Or perhaps someone current like Arya Stark? All these and many more incredible women characters have impacted our lives one way or another and you can see all with Amazon.

In the following slides, we’ll discuss some of the most captivating female characters film and television have to offer. These characters are, in truth, depictions of ourselves, our flaws, and our triumphs alike. Some may be childhood icons, others might be modern-day heroines. It’s always worth immersing yourself in a story where you can truly identify with a character. Following a beloved character’s trials and tribulations can oftentimes be just as powerful as your own personal experiences.

With that being said, let’s honor a collection of the most memorable strong female protagonists. Those who defied gender barriers and tested their physical limits. Others who overcame mental obstacles and inspired others to greatness. These characters demonstrate the strength that lies within us all.

All women on this list can be seen through various methods on Amazon, including Prime Video, Amazon Channels, and Amazon Video.