The Best Characters on HBO's 'Euphoria'

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The best characters on Euphoria are both bold and relatable; they’re like the kinds of friends you wish you had, or, in some cases, the friends you wish you could avoid. 

The acclaimed HBO drama centers on 17-year-old Rue Bennett (played by Zendaya) as she comes to terms with her struggling addiction while also navigating the perils of high school life. From teenage jock Nate Jacobs, who may not be as tough as everyone thinks, to Rue's childhood friend and arguably the most level-headed of the bunch, Lexi, to Cal, Maddy, and more, Euphoria includes a diverse cast of talented actors and actresses who aren’t afraid to push the boundaries of social norms. Which Euphoria character is your favorite of this comprehensive list of Euphoria actors? For more well written charatcers and great actors, you can also check out other shows like Euphoria.

  • Fezco
    Photo: HBO
    1,683 VOTES


    Memorable Quotes:

    • I'm not gonna help you kill yourself, Rue. I'm sorry, but you can't be coming over here no more. Just go home.
    • Everybody gets their feelings hurt. Some people need to get their feelings hurt sometimes.
    • Happy New Year, playboy.
    • Actor: Angus Cloud
  • Lexi Howard
    Photo: HBO
    1,494 VOTES

    Lexi Howard

    Memorable Quotes:

    • Look, the sidekicks are usually the more sensitive, smarter, more compelling characters. But for some reason, they just get overlooked.
    • It's like you have a split personality disorder. Sorry if I miss the old you.
    • Like, listen to yourself. It's f*cking exhausting
    • Actor: Maude Apatow
  • Rue Bennett
    Photo: HBO
    1,411 VOTES

    Rue Bennett

    Memorable Quotes:

    • Every time I feel good, I think it will last forever... but it doesn't.
    • Memories exist outside of time.
    • I know it all may seem sad, but guess what? I didn't build this system, nor did I f*ck it up.
    • Actor: Zendaya
  • Ashtray
    Photo: HBO
    1,184 VOTES


    Memorable Quotes:

    • This is a fickle industry. Y'all come and go.
    • I thought your ass was dead.
    • I don't f*ck with human trafficking.
    • Actor: Javon Walton