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20 Awesome LGBT Characters in Sci-Fi & Fantasy


Tara Maclay - Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Joss Whedon is known for writing strong female characters, and none were stronger than Tara Maclay. She helped introduce Willow to her witchy-ness, and discover her sexuality. Tara and Willow made arguably the most beloved couple on any Whedon show, due in no small part to the performance of Amber Benson as Tara.

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