your ul­ti­mate girl gang

Cast­ing your dream barkada has never been more fun thanks to the com­plex, multi-di­men­sional women lead­ing the charge in the stream­ing era.

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The best fe­male-driven shows to stream.

Jes­sica Jones Who she is: Top-notch pri­vate in­ves­ti­ga­tor by day, re­luc­tant su­per­hero by night. Hav­ing sur­vived months with a mind­con­trol­ling psy­chopath, Jes­sica tends to keep to her­self and look for the worst in peo­ple, but deep down she’s got a good heart. Why she’d make a great ruth Wilder Who she is: A starv­ing ac­tress whose search for good roles leads her to au­di­tion for GLOW, a.k.a. gor­geous Ladies of Wrestling. Why she’d make a great friend: Wrestling is all about trust, and you can trust Ruth with the scari­est stunts. Though that of­fred

Who she is: in The­hand­maid’stale, a dystopian novel writ­ten in the ‘80s and adapted for the small screen at a time when real life seems to be just a few plot twists away from be­com­ing the scari­est dystopian story we would ever live through, Of­fred is a slave forced to bear chil­dren for pow­er­ful men in an in­fer­tile com­mu­nity. Claire un­der­wood Who she is: From First Lady to Vice Pres­i­dent to Act­ing Pres­i­dent, Claire is now the Pres­i­dent of the United States in House of Cards. Why she’d make a great friend: Claire is all too fa­mil­iar with the strug­gles of women fight­ing hard to make a name for

friend: Her zero tol­er­ance pol­icy for BS makes her very selective when it comes to the peo­ple she lets into her in­ner cir­cle. Once you gain her trust, though, she’ll have your back for life—and in this crazy world, hav­ing a vir­tu­ally in­de­struc­tible ally isn’t a bad thing. Where to spot her: marvel’s Jes­sica Jones and The De­fend­ers on Net­flix. doesn’t change the fact that she slept with her BFF’S hus­band, you have to hand it to her for try­ing very hard to re­pair their friend­ship. She ex­erts the same tire­less ef­fort in all as­pects of her life, so you can’t help but root for her. Where to spot her: GLOW on Net­flix. Why she’d make a great friend: When Of­fred and her best friend were caught try­ing to es­cape, she takes the fall for both of them, fully aware of the pun­ish­ment that awaits her. So yeah, def­i­nitely ride-or-die ma­te­rial. Where to spot her: The Hand­maid’s Tale on Hulu. them­selves in a pa­tri­ar­chal world. She may strike you as cold and cal­cu­lat­ing, but she’s fiercely loyal to those who re­main true to her. With her un­apolo­getic ap­proach to work and re­la­tion­ships, Claire is the friend who’ll give you the re­al­ness and tough love you need. Where to spot her: House of Cards on Net­flix.

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