7. Karen Page
In "Marvel's Daredevil," Karen Page (Deborah Ann Woll
) starts off as a secretary framed for the death of a coworker after she uncovers that the company she worked for was laundering money. After an attempt on her life, she finds safety with her lawyers, Nelson (Elden Henson
) and Murdock (Charlie Cox
), who get her out of jail. She then becomes their secretary and begins her own investigation to expose the criminal activities of the company that wanted her dead. Throughout Season One of the Netflix
series, she teams up with journalist Ben Ulrich, uncovers the truth about the corrupt Wilson Fisk owning the company, and discovers his true identity as crime boss Kingpin. Ultimately, it's her detective work that leads to Fisk's eventual arrest.