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The Greatest Blind Fictional Characters

Updated June 21, 2018 2.0k votes 610 voters 71.6k views20 items

List RulesVote up the best blind fictional characters.

Though not common, there are many blind characters who have appeared in fiction, from television to comics, and other works of fiction as well. These characters have their own unique set of challenges and advantages that are directly connected to their blindness, which makes them even more interesting as characters.

Many times the blind character is the center of focus, suchas Frank Slade in Scent of a Woman and Detective Jim Dunbar in the TV series Blind Justice. A lot of the best blind characters in fiction also end up being supernatural, with the powers of clairvoyance and heightened senses, such as in the case of Doctor Mid-Nite, Cassandra Craft, and Pamela Barnes.

Who is your favorite fictional blind character? Did they make the list? Vote up the best blind characters from fiction below.

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    • Appears In: Book of Eli
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  • 6

    Geordi La Forge

    • Appears In: Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: First Contact, Star Trek: Chains of Betrayal, Star Trek Nemesis, Star Trek: Insurrection
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    Pamela Barnes

    Pamela Barnes
    Photo: Supernatural / CW
    • Appears In: Supernatural
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    • Appears In: Deadpool
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