Through the years of enjoying the fictional world, we stumbled upon many characters that stuck with us long after we’ve seen them. As time pass, we tend to forget some of them, but if we keep a list of those characters, we are just one click away from them. So, in that regard, here is a list of the 40 best fictional characters that start with f.
1. Forrest Gump ( Forrest Gump )
Forrest Gump is a well-known character from the movie of the same name starring Tom Hanks. Forrest Gump is a person that was considered an underdog his whole life but that didn’t stop him in his pursuit of the meaning of life. He eventually accomplished many great things and is a perfect example that anything is possible for those who believe in their dreams even if nobody else does.
2. Fred Flinstone (The Flintstones)
Fred Flinstone is a protagonist of The Flinstones. Fred is often offensive and impulsive in his behavior, but his intentions are pure and he is always willing to help others around him.
3. Flash ( The Flash )
The Flash, a.k.a Barry Allen is a well-known speedster and is considered to be the fastest man alive. Barry Allen got his powers when he was struck by lightning caused by the explosion of the particle accelerator granting him the ability to run extremely fast and use his new abilities to fight crime.
4. Frodo Baggins (The Lord Of The Rings)
Frodo Baggins is a well-known character from Tolkien’s books and The Lord Of The Rings movies. He was a part of the fellowship whose task was to destroy the One Ring. He was the bearer of the One Ring to Mount Doom where the ring was eventually destroyed.
5. Fíli (The Hobbit)
Fíli is Thorin Oakenshield’s nephew and Kili’s older brother. He is known for his bravery and he follows Thorin on his quest toward Misty Mountain in order to claim the mountain as is their right.
6. Freddy Krueger (A Nightmare On Elm Street)
Freddy Krueger is an antagonist in A Nightmare On Elm Street and is portrayed as a serial killer. He is considered to be one of the most famous fictional antagonists and horror bad guys ever.
7. Fiona (Shrek)
Fiona is a Princess who was cursed so Shrek was sent to save her. Eventually, Fiona became Shrek’s wife and decided to take the ogre form forever. She and Shrek make a perfect couple and their family is filled with love and laughter.
8. Falcon ( Captain America: The Winter Soldier )
Falcon, a.k.a Sam Wilson, is a Marvel character. He is a veteran and known for his loyalty and partnership with Steve Rogers. He would, later on, become Captain America and continue the legacy of Steve Rogers.
9. Fred Weasley (Harry Potter)
Fred Weasley is one of the many Weasley brothers in Harry Potter movies and he has a twin brother also. Fred is famous for the mischief that he pulls off alongside his brother in Hogwarts. Although their scams are very mostly directed at making fun, Fred and his brother were actually very valuable members in fighting against Voldemort and always having Harry Potter’s back.
10. Fawkes (Harry Potter)
A noble phoenix Fawkes is a character from Harry Potter. Fawkes is usually in Dumbledore’s office and has the ability to heal various wounds with his tears. Fawkes helped Harry and his friends on several occasions when they needed help the most.
11. Frank Castle ( The Punisher)
Frank Castle, a.k.a The Punisher, is a Marvel character and is on a personal mission to kill all the criminals of Hell’s Kitchen after his family was killed in a crossfire. He’s ruthless and will stop at nothing before he gets his revenge.
12. Frosty The Snowman (Frosty The Snowman)
Frosty The Snowman is probably the most famous snowman there is. As the song says, he is happy and friendly. Frosty was the main character of several movies and series.
13. Filius Flitwick (Harry Potter)
Filius Flitwick is a charms professor at Hogwarts. He is the Head of Ravenclaw House and one of those who stood their ground in the battle against Lord Voldemort at the end.
14. Fat Lady (Harry Potter)
Fat Lady is a well-known portrait who guarded the entrance to Gryffindor Tower at Hogwarts. She likes to sing and in order to enter the Gryfindor premises, a correct password needs to be said to the Fat Lady.
15. Firenze (Harry Potter)
Firenze was a centaur, part of the Forbidden Forest Centaur colony, and a Divination teacher at Hogwarts. When he accepted Dumbledore’s proposal and started teaching, other centaurs did not take that well.
16. Foggy Nelson (Marvel Comics)
Foggy Nelson is best known as Daredevil’s best friend and Matt Murdock’s legal partner. He is a lawyer and always ready to help Matt with anything, legal stuff of Daradevil’s conduct.
17. Frankenstein’s Monster ( Frankenstein )
Frankenstein’s Monster is a creation of Victor Frankenstein who made his monster by using methods of alchemy and chemistry. The Monster wants to have his revenge against Frankenstein because he made him that way and because other people do not like his company.
18. Frankenstein ( Frankenstein )
Victor Frankenstein was a scientist who made a creature that would become known as Frankenstein’s Monster.
19. Faramir ( The Lord Of The Rings )
Faramir is Boromir’s younger brother in The Lord Of The Rings. He eventually ruled Gondor in his father’s absence and married Éowyn.
20. Flash Gordon ( Flash Gordon )
Flash Gordon is one of the most famous heroes of all time. He is an astronaut who travels to other planets, but his main goal is to protect the Earth from various perils and from the evil Ming, the ruler of planet Mongo.
21. Fitzwilliam Darcy ( Pride And Prejudice )
Mr. Darcy is one of the characters in Jane Austin’s classic, Pride And Prejudice. He is an arrogant man who scales other people by their social status and wealth. Elisabeth Bennet, the protagonist of the movie and novel, is very fond of him.
22. Fred Jones ( Scooby-Doo )
Fred Jones is a character from Scooby-Doo animated series and movies. He is the leader of the team who often solves various mysteries and he is the driver of their iconic van.
23. Frozone ( The Incredibles )
Frozone is an ally of the Parr family and the best friend of Mr. Incredible. He knows how to slide and jump in when his friends are in trouble. He has the ability to create ice and freeze surfaces by manipulating moisture.
24. Fleur Delacour ( Harry Potter )
Fleur is a powerful witch and a quarter-Veela. Fleur attended Beauxbatons Academy of Magic and is introduced into the franchise in Harry Potter & The Goblet Of Fire when she was one of the contestants in the Triwizard Tournament. She eventually married Bill Weasley.
25. Frank Galagher ( Shameless )
Frank Galagher is the father of his many children in the TV show Shameless. He is an alcoholic whose parental skills are pretty much non-existent and he is prone to get himself in trouble very often.
26. Father Christmas ( Christmas movies )
Father Christmas or Santa Claus is probably the most famous fictional character ever. There is no need to say much about him as he is portrayed in many Christmas movies and is a symbol of Christmas all over the world.
27. Felicity ( Arrow )
Felicity Smoak is a computer tech savant who works for Oliver Queen’s company. Later on, she would become one of the fundamental members of Oliver Queen’s vigilante team and would become Arrow’s wife. Her expertise includes hacking and tracking the whereabouts of their team, but she is also very skilled in combat as well.
28. Frenchie ( The Boys )
Frenchie is a character from the popular TV show The Boys and he is a member of the group that is dedicated to bringing down Vought’s company and their main enemy Homelander. Frenchie does not possess any superpowers himself but is fierce and brave nevertheless. He never backs from a fight and is ready to do whatever it takes for those he cares about.
29. Firefly ( DC Comics )
Firefly is a character from DC Comics and can be seen in the TV show Gotham. Firefly is best known for its fire launchers and blasters which can cause a serious amount of damage. Firefly
30. Frankie Dunn ( Million Dollar Baby )
Frankie Dunn is a tough, firm, and unsentimental boxing coach in the movie Million Dollar Baby. He was Maggie’s trainer even though he refused to train her at first. When Maggie ended up in a hospital, Frankie regularly visited her and tended to her. These two became really close and we got to see that beneath Frankie’s surface there is a real man who truly cared for Maggie.
31. Frank Moses ( RED )
Frank Moses is an ex-CIA agent who is gathering retired spies in order to resolve a conspiracy involving a Vice-president while preventing being killed in the process. Even far from his golden age, Frank is still not to mess with as he is a professional killer and spy. His group of friends thinks highly of him even though they all have their differences.
32. Fat Amy ( Pitch Perfect )
Fat Amy is a character from Pitch Perfect franchise. It was actually herself that named herself Fat Amy because she is overweight. In that way, others can’t hurt her by that nickname because she calls herself by that name also. She is a member of a Cappella group called The Bellas and is known for being sarcastic and witty.
33. Fiona Galagher ( Shameless )
Fiona Galagher is Frank Galagher’s oldest daughter and she is the oldest child in the family. Because of Frank’s alcoholism and lousy parental skills, Fiona is forced to take her entire family even though her life is a mess also. Through many ups and downs, she did all right overall even though she didn’t always make smart choices and decisions in her life.
34. Finch ( American Pie )
American Pie is a well-known comedy movie franchise that follows a group of friends through their time in high school and we get to see them later on at their reunion. Finch is a member of that group and is portrayed as a nerdy kid who just can’t catch a break and is often teased by Stiffler. However, he manages to shut Stifler’s mouth on several occasions when he sleeps with Stifler’s mom.
35. Firestorm ( The Flash )
Firestorm is a character from the TV show The Flash. This character is created when Doctor Martin Stein and Ronnie fused together due to a nuclear explosion. Firestorm has the ability to fly, throw fireballs, and attack opponents with flame.
36. Flynn Rider ( Tangled )
Flynn Rider is a notorious thief, but also charming and quick-witted. When he was learning how to ride a horse, he made alliances with many criminals to further his reach as a thief, but everything changed when he met Rapunzel.
37. Filch ( Harry Potter )
Filch is a caretaker at Hogwarts and is known for his grumpiness and being a Squib. A squib is a person that comes from a family of wizards and witches but does not possess magic powers himself. He also has a cat.
38. Figaro ( Pinocchio )
Figaro is Geppetto’s pet from 1940’s Disney’s movie Pinocchio. This Tuxedo Cat was really loved by Walt Disney and he featured it in other cartoons where it was established that Figaro is Minnie Mouse’s cat.
39. Four ( Diveregent )
Four is a character from the Divergent franchise. His real name is Tobias Eaton and he is in the Dauntless faction. He is also Tris’s love interest and he helps her to put an end to a corrupt system.
40. Fran Fine ( Nanny )
Nanny is a popular sitcom from the 90s. The main character is Fran Fine, an outgoing and humorous nanny that is prone to get herself into trouble but somehow manages to get herself out of them in the end. She works as a nanny for Maxwell Sheffield.