8 TV Shows to Stream to Feel Empowered on International Women’s Day (PHOTOS)

Lauren Schuster

It's International Women's Day, which means it's time to celebrate all the badass women in your life — even the fictional ones!

From The Bold Type with its ever-supportive trio to I Am Not Okay With This and Sex Education featuring teens dealing with family, school and life, the series in the gallery above have leading ladies who portray funny, intelligent, independent and endlessly real characters.

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Celebrate International Women's Day With These 10 Badass TV Women

These ladies prove strength and independence knows no gender.

Get ready to laugh, cry, and above all, feel empowered to forge your own path in life with these inspirational shows, streaming now.