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The Naked Brothers Band (The Danza version)
The HeroNat Wolff
The LancerAlex Wolff
The Smart GuyQaasim Middleton
The Big GuyThomas Batuello
The Chick (standard version)Rosalina (she's the only character who played by Allie DiMeco)
The Chick (Team Mom version)Jeese Cook (her last name is Draper as an actress)
The HeartDavid Levi
Mentor ArchetypeCooper Pillot
Team Dad and Plucky Comic ReliefDad (his real name is Michael Wolff)
Team PetE.T.
Sixth RangerKristina Reyes (Rosalina's replacement, but the band decided to keep her and Rosalina)

The HeroL. Jethro Gibbs
The LancerTony DiNozzo
The Smart GuyTim McGee
The Big GuyCaitlin Todd, later Ziva David
The ChickAbby Scuito
The MedicDonald "Ducky" Mallard
Team PetJimmy Palmer

New Girl
The Hero and The ChickJessica "Jess" Day
The LancerCecilia "Cece" Parekh
The Smart GuyNick Miller (and at times, Schmidt)
The Big GuySchmidt
The HeartWinston Bishop
Sixth RangerCoach

Noah's Arc
The HeroNoah
The LancerRicky
The One GuyWade
The Big GuyAlex
The Smart GuyChance

The OC (Lampshaded in "The L.A.," where Genre Savvy Seth Cohen assigns everyone a role. The terms below are the ones they used)
BrawnRyan (The Hero even though he's referred to as brawn)
Boobs/BitchSummer (She's easily the scariest, but she's also The Chick at times)
Only Fools and Horses — The Trotter Family
The HeroDel Boy
The LancerRodney (also a secondary Smart Guy)
The Smart GuyUncle Albert (also a secondary Big Guy)
The Big GuyGrandad
The ChickCassandra
Team MomRaquel
Tagalong KidDamien

Only Fools and Horses — Del's gang
The HeroDel Boy
The LancerBoycie
The Smart GuyJumbo Mills
The Big GuyTrigger
The ChickDenzil
Sixth RangerAlbie Littlewood
The MentorAlberto Balsam
Operation Repo
The HeroLuis
The LancerMatt
The Smart GuyFroy
The Big GirlSonia
The ChickLyndah
Painkiller Jane
The HeroAndre McBride
The LancerJane Vasco (subversion, she's the protagonist)
The Big GuyConnor King
The Smart Guy(s)Riley Jensen, Seth Carpenter
The ChickMaureen Bowers
Power RangersBefore going into specific seasons, the series has developed its own patterns for personalities that each Ranger has
The Hero: Red OniRed Ranger
Blue OniBlue Ranger
The Cool GuyBlack Ranger
Plucky Comic ReliefGreen Ranger
TomboyYellow Ranger
Girly GirlPink Ranger
  • Note: Teams rarely have both Black and Green Rangers; so the Cool Guy and Comic Relief character traits may be shuffled between them and the resident Blue Ranger.

Now, in chronological order (oh, and Rangers are ordered by team role, not Ranger color):

The HeroJason Lee Scott/Red Ranger
The LancerZack Taylor/Black Ranger
The Smart GuyBilly Cranston/Blue Ranger
The Big GuyTrini Kwan/Yellow Ranger (Genius Bruiser)
The ChickKimberly Hart/Pink Ranger
Sixth RangerTommy Oliver/Green Ranger/White Ranger
The MentorZordon
Mission ControlAlpha 5
The HeroRocky DeSantos/Red Ranger II(he's the leader of the main five, but the Sixth Ranger is the actual leader)
The LancerKimberly Hart/Pink Ranger
The Smart GuyBilly Cranston/Blue Ranger (Badass Bookworm)
The Big GuyAdam Park/Black Ranger II (Genius Bruiser)
The ChickAisha Campbell/Yellow Ranger II
Sixth Ranger Tommy Oliver/White Ranger(even though he's the leader)
Tagalong Kid Ninjor
The MentorZordon
Mission ControlAlpha 5

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Configuration 3

The Hero Rocky DeSantos/Red Ranger II(he's the leader of the main five, but the Sixth Ranger is the actual leader)
The Lancer Billy Cranston/Blue Ranger
The Big Guy Adam Park/Black Ranger II (Genius Bruiser)
The Heart Aisha Campbell/Yellow Ranger II
The Chick Kat Hillard/Pink Ranger II
Sixth Ranger Tommy Oliver/White Ranger(even though he's the leader)
Tagalong Kid Ninjor
The Mentor Zordon
Mission Control Alpha 5

Mighty Morphin Alien Rangers

The HeroAurico/Red Ranger (he's the field leader)
The LancerDelphine/White Ranger (technically, she's the show’s first female leader)
The Smart GuyCestro/Blue Ranger
Kid Appeal CharacterTideus/Yellow Ranger(Also the Big Guy)
The Big GuyCorcus/Black Ranger (even though Tideus is the strongest one of the rangers, Corcus is the tough guy according to attitude, when in battle)
The HeroTommy Oliver/Zeo Ranger 5 (Red)
The LancerRocky DeSantos/Zeo Ranger 3 (Blue)
The Smart GuyKat Hillard/Zeo Ranger 1 (Pink) (she's always the one thinking)
The Big GuyAdam Park/Zeo Ranger 4 (Green) (Genius Bruiser)
The ChickTanya Sloan/Zeo Ranger 2 (Yellow)
Sixth RangerTrey of Triforia/Gold Ranger and Jason Lee Scott/Gold Ranger II
Eleventh-Hour Ranger Auric the Conqueror
The MentorZordon
Mission ControlAlpha 5, Billy Cranston

Power Rangers Turbo: Configuration 1
The HeroTommy Oliver/Red Ranger I
The Lancer/The Big GuyAdam Park/Green Ranger I (Genius Bruiser)
The Smart GuyJustin Stewart/Blue Ranger
The ChickTanya Sloan/Yellow Ranger I
The HeartKat Hillard/Pink Ranger I (also a Team Mom, at least to Justin), sometimes Tanya
Sixth RangerBlue Senturion
The MentorDimitria
Mission ControlAlpha 6
Power Rangers Turbo: Configuration 2
The HeroT.J. Johnson/Red Ranger II
The LancerCarlos Vallerte/Green Ranger II
The Smart GuyJustin Stewart/Blue Ranger
The Big GuyCassie Chan/Pink Ranger II (Cute Bruiser)
The ChickAshley Hammond/Yellow Ranger II
Sixth RangerBlue Senturion
Mysterious Protector"Phantom Ranger"
The MentorDimitria
Mission ControlAlpha 6

The HeroAndros/Red Ranger
The LancerT.J. Johnson/Blue Ranger
Kid Appeal CharacterCarlos Vallerte/Black Ranger
The Big GuyCassie Chan/Pink Ranger (Cute Bruiser)
The ChickAshley Hammond/Yellow Ranger
Sixth RangerZhane/Silver Ranger
Mission ControlD.E.C.A. and Alpha 6
The HeroLeo Corbett/Red Ranger
The LancerKai Chen/Blue Ranger
The Smart GuyKendrix Morgan/Pink Ranger I (Hot Scientist), also Damon qualifies for this
The Big GuyMaya/Yellow Ranger (Cute Bruiser)
The Heart Damon Henderson/Green Ranger
Sixth Ranger Magna Defender I(even though he was aloof) and Mike Corbett/Magna Defender II
The HeroLeo Corbett/Red Ranger
The LancerKai Chen/Blue Ranger
The Smart GuyDamon Henderson/Green Ranger (Grease Monkey)
The Big GuyMaya/Yellow Ranger (Cute Bruiser)
The ChickKarone/Pink Ranger II (she can be the Sixth Ranger, too)
Sixth RangerMike Corbett/Magna Defender II

The HeroCarter Grayson/Red Ranger (All-American Face)
The LancerChad Lee/Blue Ranger
Kid Appeal CharacterJoel Rawlings/Green Ranger
The Smart GuyDana Mitchell/Pink Ranger
The ChickKelsey Winslow/Yellow Ranger
Sixth RangerRyan Mitchell/Titanium Ranger
The MentorCapt. William Mitchell (Team Dad)
Mission ControlMiss Angela Fairweather

The HeroWes Collins/Red Ranger (Non-Action Guy; sometimes The Big Guy or Jen's second-in-command)
The LancerJen Scotts/Pink Ranger (Wes' foil and the actual team leader)
The Big GuyLucas Kendall/Blue Ranger
The ChickKatie Walker/Yellow Ranger Her Super Strength qualifies her for Big Guy status)
The Smart GuyTrip/Green Ranger (Genius Bruiser)
Sixth RangerEric Myers/Quantum Ranger (even though he was mainly aloof)
Team PetCircuit

Power Rangers Wild Force
The HeroCole Evans/Red Lion Ranger
The LancerTaylor Earhardt/Yellow Eagle Ranger
The Big GuyDanny Delgado/Black Bison Ranger (Gentle Giant)
The Smart Guy/The ChickAlyssa Enrile/White Tiger Ranger
The HeartMax Cooper/Blue Shark Ranger
Sixth RangerMerrick Baliton/Lunar Wolf Ranger
The MentorPrincess Shayla

Power Rangers Ninja Storm
The HeroShane Clarke/Red Wind Ranger
The LancerHunter Bradley/Crimson Thunder Ranger
The Big GuyDustin Brooks/Yellow Wind Ranger
The HeartBlake Bradley/Navy Thunder Ranger (has no character development beyond being Tori's love interest)
The ChickTori Hanson/Blue Wind Ranger
Sixth Ranger/The Smart GuyCam Watanabe/Green Samurai Ranger
The Mentor/Team PetSensei Kanoi Watanabe (Mentor Mascot)

Power Rangers Dino Thunder
The HeroConner McKnight/Red Ranger
The Lancer/The Smart GuyEthan James/Blue Ranger
The ChickKira Ford/Yellow Ranger (Cute Bruiser)
The Big Guy/The MentorTommy Oliver/Black Ranger (Genius Bruiser)
Sixth RangerTrent Fernandez
Mission ControlHayley

Power Rangers SPD
The HeroJack Landors/Red Ranger
The LancerSky Tate/Blue Ranger
The Smart GuyBridge Carson/Green Ranger
The Big Guy"Z" Delgado/Yellow Ranger
The ChickSydney Drew/Pink Ranger
Sixth RangerSam/Omega Ranger
The MentorAnubis Cruger/Shadow Ranger (he can be a Sixth Ranger, too)
Mission ControlDr. Kat Manx (also had a one-episode stint as Cat Ranger)
Team PetR.I.C. (Robotic Interactive Canine)
Eleventh-Hour RangerNova Ranger

The HeroNick Russell/Red Ranger
The LancerXander Bly/Green Ranger
The Smart GuyChip Thorn/Yellow Ranger
The Big GuyVida Rocca/Pink Ranger (of the Cute Bruiser variety)
The ChickMadison Rocca/Blue Ranger (of The Quiet One territory)
Sixth RangerDaggeron/Solaris Knight
The MentorUdonna/White Ranger
Team DadLeanbow/Wolf Warrior(as Nick's father)

The HeroMack Hartford/Red Ranger
The LancerWill Aston/Black Ranger
The Big GuyRonny Robinson/Yellow Ranger
The Smart Guy/The ChickRose Ortiz/Pink Ranger (Teen Genius)
The HeartDax Lo/Blue Ranger
Sixth RangerTyzonn/Mercury Ranger
Eleventh-Hour Ranger Sentinel Knight
The MentorAndrew Hartford

The HeroCasey Rhodes/Red Tiger Ranger
The LancerTheo Martin/Blue Jaguar Ranger
The ChickLily Chilman/Yellow Cheetah Ranger
The Mentor/The Smart GuyRobert "R.J." James/Violet Wolf Ranger (Genius Bruiser)
The Big GuyDominic "Dom" Hargan/White Rhino Ranger
Tagalong Kid(s) Spirit Rangers
Sixth Ranger(s) Jarrod/Black Lion Warrior and Camille/Green Chameleon Warrior

The Hero ("the perfect one")Scott Truman/Ranger Red
The Lancer ("the laid back guy as opposed to the hotheaded hero")Flynn McAllistair/Ranger Blue(also Dillon qualifies for this, but Flynn is second in command)
The Big Guy ("the brooding bad boy")Dillon/Ranger Black
The Chick ("the girl")Summer Landsdown/Ranger Yellow
The Heart ("the clown")Ziggy Grover/Ranger Green(Non-Action Guy)
Sixth Ranger}}sGem/Ranger Gold and Gemma/Ranger Silver
The MentorDr. K

The HeroJayden/Red Ranger and Lauren/Red Ranger II
The LancerKevin /Blue Ranger
Kid Appeal CharacterMike/Green Ranger
The HeartMia Watanabe/Pink Ranger
The ChickEmily /Yellow Ranger
Sixth RangerAntonio Garcia/Gold Ranger
The MentorJi

Power Rangers Megaforce

The Hero Troy Burrows/(Super) Megaforce Red
The Lancer Noah Carver/(Super) Megaforce Blue
Kid Appeal Character Jake Holling/Megaforce Black/Super Megaforce Green
The Chick Emma Goodall/(Super) Megaforce Pink
The Big Guy Gia Moran/(Super) Megaforce Yellow
Sixth Ranger Robo Knight and Orion/Super Megaforce Silver
The Mentor Gosei
Mission Control Tensou

Power Rangers Dino Charge

The Hero Tyler Navarro/Red Ranger
The Lancer Chase Randall/Black Ranger
The Big Guy Koda/Blue Ranger
The Smart Guy Riley Griffin/Green Ranger
The Chick Shelby Watkins/Pink Ranger
Sixth Ranger Sir Ivan of Zandar/Gold Ranger
Tagalong Kid Prince Phillip of Zandar/Graphite Ranger
The Mentor Kendall Morgan/Purple Ranger
Team Dad James Navarro/Aqua Ranger(as Tyler's father)
Eleventh Hour Ranger Zenowing/Silver Ranger

Power Rangers Ninja Steel

The Hero Brody Romero/Red Ranger
The Lancer Preston Tien/Blue Ranger
The Smart Guy Sarah Thompson/Pink Ranger
The Chick Hayley Foster/White Ranger
The Big Guy Calvin Maxwell/Yellow Ranger
Sixth Ranger Levi Watson/Gold Ranger
The Mentor(s) Dane Romero and Mick Kanic/Red Rangers(additional)
Mission Control Redbot

Power Rangers Beast Morphers

The Hero Devon Daniels/Red Ranger
The Lancer Ravi Shaw/Blue Ranger
The Chick Zoey Reeves/Yellow Ranger
The Smart Guy/Sixth Ranger Nate Silva/Gold Ranger
Kid Appeal Character/Sixth Ranger Steel/Silver Ranger
The Mentor Commander Shaw
The Practice (seasons 1-7)
The HeroBobby Donnell (though his actions probably make him a Designated Hero.)
The Lancer(s) / The Smart Guy(s)Eugene Young, Ellenor Frutt
The Big GuyJimmy Berluti
The ChickLindsay Dole
The HeartRebecca Washington
Sixth RangerJamie Stringer
Tagalong KidLucy Hatcher, later (to Lindsay only) Claire Wyatt

The Practice (season 8)
The Hero / Anti-HeroAlan Shore
The Lancer(s)Eugene Young, Ellenor Frutt
The Big GuyJimmy Berluti
The Smart GuyJamie Stringer
The Chick / The Dark ChickTara Wilson

Pretty Little Liars (The Liars were this until their number was reduced to four before the series actually began.
The HeroAlison DiLaurentis (Until she died, of course; even while she was alive, she was more of an antihero.)
The LancerSpencer Hastings
The Big GuyEmily Fields (She is the athlete of the group.)
The Smart GuyAria Montgomery
The ChickHanna Marin
Primeval — Seasons 1 and 2
The HeroNick Cutter
The Lancer(s)Claudia Brown, Jenny Lewis
The Big GuyStephen Hart
The Smart Guy(s) / The Chick(s)Abby Maitland and Connor Temple
The MentorJames Lester
Team PetRex
Primeval — Season 3
The HeroDanny Quinn
The LancerConnor Temple
The Big GuyCaptain Becker
The Smart GuySarah Page
The ChickAbby Maitland
The MentorJames Lester
Team PetRex
Prison Break Season 1 - the Fox River escape team:
The HeroMichael Scofield
The Lancer(s)Fernando Sucre, Lincoln Burrows
The Big Guy(s)Lincoln, John Abruzzi
The Smart GuyMichael, pulling double duty.
The ChickSarah Tancredi
The Sixth RangerC-Note
Token Evil TeammateT-Bag
Tagalong KidTweener, Haywire
Prison Break Season 4 - The "Scylla Team" fits this trope to a T, except there are again more than 5:
The HeroMichael Scofield
The LancerAlex Mahone
The Big GuyLincoln Burrows
The Smart GuyRoland Glenn
The ChickSara Tancredi

Pushing Daisies
The HeroNed
The Lancer and The Big GuyEmerson Cod
The Smart GuyChuck
The ChickOlive Snook
Team PetDigby, and later Pigby
Sixth RangerSimone Hundin and, to a lesser extent, Randy Mann

Red Dwarf
The HeroDave Lister
The LancerArnold J. Rimmer (From "Ouroboros" to "Nanarchy", no-one really fits)
The Big GuyCat, arguably Rimmer (Series V-VII and Back to Earth)
The Smart GuyHolly (Series I-V), Kryten 2X4B-523P
The ChickKristine Kochanski (series VII-VIII)
Sixth RangerHolly (Series VIII)

Republic of Doyle
The HeroJake Doyle
The LancerLeslie
The Smart GuyRose and Tinny
The Big GuyMalachy
The ChickNikki and Des

Robin Hood
The HeroRobin Hood
The LancerAllan A Dale
The Big GuyLittle John
The Smart Guy(s)Will Scarlett, Djaq
The ChickMuch
Sixth RangerMarian

Robin of Sherwood
The HeroRobin Hood
The LancerWill Scarlet
The Big GuyLittle John
The Smart GuyFriar Tuck
The ChickMaid Marion (also an Action Girl) or Much (who's mostly useless)
The Sixth RangerNasir and Robert of Huntingdon, the replacement Robin Hood
Roswell — Season 1
The HeroMax Evans
The LancerIsabel Evans
The Smart GuyLiz Parker
The Big GuyMichael Guerin
The ChickMaria Delucca
The Sixth RangerAlex Whitman
  • Note: Michael and Isabel occasionally switch roles depending on the episode's conflict.

Roswell — Seasons 2+3
The HeroMax Evans
The LancerMichael Guerin
The Smart GuyLiz Parker (Also the "street smart" version of this in some episodes)
The Big GuyTess Harding (She may be the smallest member in size but she has the personality and powers of a Big Guy)
The Chick(s)Maria DeLuca/Isabel Evans
The Sixth RangerKyle Valenti
The MentorJim Valenti
Team PetAlex Whitman (season 2), Jesse Ramirez (season 3)

The HeroHelen Magnus
The LancerAshley Magnus
The Smart GuyHenry Foss
The Big GuyBigfoot
The ChickWill Zimmerman
Sanctuary - Season 3
The HeroHelen Magnus
The LancerWill Zimmerman
The Smart GuyHenry Foss
The Big GuyBigfoot
The ChickKate Freelander
Sanctuary - The Five
The HeroHelen Magnus
The Lancer / The Big GuyJohn Druitt
The Smart GuyNikola Tesla, James Watson
The ChickNigel Griffin

The Sarah Connor Chronicles
The HeroSarah Connor
The Smart GuyJohn Connor
The LancerDerek Reese
The Big GuyCameron
The MedicCharley Dixon

The HeroZack
The LancerA.C.
The Smart GuyScreech
The HeartKelly(she may the hottest girl in school, but also kind hearted)
The Big Guy Jessie
The Chick Lisa

seaQuest DSV (Season 1)
The Hero / Team DadBridger
The Lancer(s)Ford and Krieg
The Big GuyCrocker
The Smart Guy(s)Westphalen and O'Neill
The Chick(s)Hitchcock and Ortiz
Tagalong KidWolenczak
Team PetDarwin

seaQuest DSV (Season 2)
The Hero / Team DadBridger
The LancerFord
The Big Guy(s)Brody, Dagwood, and Piccolo
The Smart Guy(s)O'Neill and Wolenczak
The Chick(s)Ortiz, Smith, and Henderson
Team PetDarwin

seaQuest 2032 (Season 3)
The HeroWolenczak
The LancerFord
The Big Guy(s)Dagwood and Piccolo
The Smart GuyO'Neill
The ChickHenderson
Sixth Ranger / Action GirlFredricks
Team PetDarwin
The MentorHudson
Team Dad / Guest Star Party MemberBridger

Big GoodThe Duke of Wellington
The HeroRichard Sharpe (Obvious choice)
The LancerPatrick Harper (Sharpe's second and most trusted friend)
The Big GuyDaniel Hagman (Not physically particularly big or strong, but the best shot in the group and the silent type)
The Smart GuyHarris (Ex-teacher, he can read well and speaks multiple languages)
The ChickPerkins (The youngest of the group, therefore the least experienced, and the first of the five to die)

The HeroSherlock Holmes
The LancerJohn Watson
The Big GuyGreg Lestrade
The Smart GuyMycroft Holmes
The ChickMolly Hooper and Mrs. Hudson

The Shield: Strike Team
The HeroDet. Vic Mackey
The LancerDet. Shane Vendrell
The Big GuyDet. Curtis "Lemonhead" Lemanski
The Smart GuyDet. Ronnie Gardocki (Also doubles as "man of mystery" on the team)
The Sixth Ranger(s)Terry Crowley, Tavon Garris, Kevin Hiatt, Julian Lowe
Smallville — its Justice League (at least early on)
The HeroOliver Queen/ Green Arrow
The LancerClark Kent
The Big GuyArthur "AC" Curry and Victor Stone/ Cyborg
The Smart GuyChloe Sullivan/Watchtower
The ChickBart Allen/ Impulse
The Sixth RangerDinah Lance/ Black Canary
The Obi-WanJohn Jones/Martian Manhunter

Sonny with a Chance

The HeroSonny
The Lancer / The ChickTawni
The Big GuyNico and Grady
The Smart Guy / Tagalong KidZora
The Sixth RangerChad

Space Cases

The HeroHarlan Band
The LancerBova
The Big GuyRadu
The Smart GuyCatalina, later Suzee
The ChickRosie Ianni
Sixth RangerThelma
The Mentor(s)Commander Goddard and Miss Davenport
Team PetThe Gizbot


The HeroTim, sometimes Daisy
The LancerDaisy, sometimes Tim
The Big GuyMike
The Smart GuyBrian
The ChickTwist
The Sixth RangerMarsha
Team PetColin


Atlantis — Seasons 2 & 3

The HeroJohn Sheppard
The LancerElizabeth Weir (sometimes The Mentor)
The Big GuyRonon Dex
The Smart GuyRodney McKay
The ChickTeyla Emmagan (sometimes The Lancer)
The Sixth RangerCarson Beckett (sometimes The Chick, in which case Radek Zelenka takes up this role. Both are also Smart Guys. Of course, they were with the original expedition, so Evan Lorne would technically better fit as a Sixth Ranger.)

Atlantis — Seasons 4 & 5

The HeroJohn Sheppard
The LancerTeyla Emmagan
The Big GuyRonon Dex
The Smart GuyRodney McKay
The ChickJennifer Keller
The Sixth RangerTodd the Wraith (when he's playing Enemy Mine.)


The HeroJack O'Neill
The LancerGeneral Hammond (all the other members also doubled as Jack's Lancers)
The Big GuyTeal'c
The Smart GuySamantha Carter
The ChickDaniel Jackson (And Jonas Quinn temporarily)
Team MomDr. Janet Fraiser

SG-1 — After the cast change in Season 10:

The HeroCameron Mitchell
The LancerGeneral Landry
The Big GuyTeal'c
The Smart GuySamantha Carter
The ChickDaniel Jackson
The Sixth RangerVala Mal Doran
  • Note: On at least one occasion, the "band" metaphor was applied to the team within the show.


The HeroYoung
The LancerScott
The Big GuyGreer
The Smart GuyRush
The ChickChloe
The MedicTJ
Tagalong KidEli
Number TwoCamille
The MentorTelfer

Star Trek: The Original Series

The HeroCapt. James T. Kirk
The LancerSpock
The Big GuyDr. Leonard "Bones" McCoy, Hikaru Sulu [1]
The Smart GuyMontgomery "Scotty" Scott
The ChickNyota Uhura [2]
The Sixth RangerPavel Chekov

Star Trek: The Next Generation

The HeroCapt. Jean-Luc Picard
The LancerWilliam T. Riker
The Big GuyWorf, Data (impromptu), Tasha Yar (season 1)
The Smart Guy(s)Data, Geordi LaForge
The Chick(s)Deanna Troi and Dr. Beverly Crusher (seasons 1; 3-7)
Sixth Ranger / Tagalong KidWesley Crusher (seasons 1-4)

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

The HeroCommander (later Captain) Benjamin Sisko
The LancerMajor (later Colonel) Kira Nerys
The Big GuyLt. Cmdr. Worf, Chief Miles O'Brien, Odo
The Smart Guy(s)Dax (be she Jadzia or Ezri), Doctor Julian Bashir
The Chick(s)Dax and Bashir again, sometimes Quark or Rom
Sixth Ranger / Tagalong KidJake Sisko, though in a generally less obnoxious fashion
Token Evil TeammateElim Garak

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine: The Magnificent Ferengi

The HeroQuark
The LancerNog
The Big GuyLeck
The Smart Guy / The ChickRom
The LoadGaila
Sixth Ranger / The RivalBrunt

Star Trek: Voyager

The HeroCapt. Kathryn Janeway
The LancerChakotay
The Big GuyTuvok
The Smart GuysThe Doctor, Tom Paris, Harry Kim
The ChicksB'Lanna Torres, Seven, Kes (seasons 1-3)
Sixth RangerNeelix

Star Trek: Enterprise

The HeroCapt. Jonathan Archer
The LancersT'Pol, Charles "Trip" Tucker
The Big GuyMalcolm Reed
The Smart GuyDr. Phlox
The ChickHoshi Sato
Sixth RangerTravis Mayweather (he doesn't fit anywhere else...)
Team PetPorthos

Stranger Things — The kids

The HeroMike
The LancerLucas
The Big GuyMax
The Smart GuyDustin
The ChickWill
Sixth RangerEleven

Stranger Things — The adults

The HeroJoyce
The LancerHopper
The Big GuyNancy
The Smart GuyJonathan
The ChickSteve

Studio 60 On the Sunset Strip

The HeroMatt Albie
The LancerDanny Tripp
The Big GuySimon Stiles
The Smart GuyCal
The ChickHarriet Hayes

Superhuman Samurai Syber-Squad

The HeroSam Collins
The LancerTanker
The Big GuyAmp (until episode 40)
The Smart Guy / The ChickSydney "Syd" Forrester
Fourth RangerLucky London (episode 41)
Token Evil TeammateMalcolm Frink

Super Sentai

Himitsu Sentai Goranger

The HeroTsuyoshi Kaijo/Aka Ranger
The LancerAkira Shinmei/Ao Ranger
The Big GuyDaita Oiwa and Daigoro Kumano/Ki Ranger
The ChickPeggy Matsuyama/Momo Ranger
Kid Appeal CharacterKenji Asuka/Mido Ranger

JAKQ Dengekitai

The HeroGoro Sakurai/Spade Ace
The Big GuyRyu Higashi/Dia Jack
The ChickKaren Mizuki/Heart Queen
Kid Appeal CharacterDaichi Bunta/Clover King
The Lancer/ The Smart GuySokichi Banba/Big One

Battle Fever J: Configuration 1

The HeroMasao Den/Battle Japan
The LancerKensaku Shirashi/Battle Cossack I
The Big GuyKyosuke Shida/Battle France
Kid Appeal CharacterShiro Akebono/Battle Kenya
The ChickDiane Martin and Maria Nagisa/Miss America I and II

Configuration 2

The Hero Masao Den/Battle Japan
The Lancer Kyosuke Shida/Battle France
Kid Appeal Character Shiro Akebono/Battle Kenya
The Chick Maria Nagisa/Miss America II
The Big Guy Makoto Jin/Battle Cossack II

Denshi Sentai Denziman

The HeroIppei Akaki/Denzi Red
The LancerDaigoro Omae/Denzi Blue
The Smart Guy Jun Kiyama/Denzi Yellow
The Big GuyTatsuya Midorikawa/Denzi Green
The ChickAkira Momoi/Denzi Pink

Taiyou Sentai Sun Vulcan

The HeroRyusuke Owashi then Takayuki Hiba/Vul Eagle
The LancerKin'ya Samejima/Vul Shark
The Big Guy / Kid Appeal CharacterAsao Hyo/Vul Panther
The Mentor / The Smart GuyCommander Daisaburo Arashiyama
The ChickMisa Arashiyama
  • This series is technically a Power Trio, as there is always only three in the Sun Vulcan team, with Commander Arashiyama and his daughter as their allies, averting the Five-Man Band which is used in every other Sentai series.

Dai Sentai Goggle Five

The HeroKen'ichi Akama/Goggle Red
The LancerKanpei Kuroda/Goggle Black
Kid Appeal CharacterSaburo Aoyama/Goggle Blue
The Big GuyFutoshi Kijima/Goggle Yellow
The ChickMiki Momozono/Goggle Pink

Kagaku Sentai Dynaman

The HeroHokuto Dan/Dyna Red
The LancerRyuu Hoshikawa/Dyna Black
Kid Appeal CharacterYousuke Shima/Dyna Blue
The Big GuyKousaku Nangou/Dyna Yellow
The ChickRei Tachibana/Dyna Pink

Choudenshi Bioman

Configuration One

The HeroShiro Go/Red One
The LancerShingo Takasugi/Green Two
Kid Appeal CharacterRyuta Nanbara/Blue Three
The Big GuyMika Koizumi/Yellow Four
The ChickHikaru Katsuragi/Pink Five
The Mentor / Team PetPeebo

Configuration Two

The HeroShiro Go/Red One
The Lancer / The Smart GuyShingo Takasugi/Green Two
Kid Appeal CharacterRyuta Nanbara/Blue Three
The Big GuyJun Yabuki/Yellow Four
The ChickHikaru Katsuragi/Pink Five
Sixth Ranger Shota Yamamori/Magne Warrior
The Mentor / Team PetPeebo

Dengeki Sentai Changeman

The HeroHiryu Tsurugi/Change Dragon
The LancerSho Hayate/Change Griffin
Kid Appeal CharacterYuma Ozora/Change Pegasus
The ChickSayaka Nagisa/Change Mermaid
The Big GuyMai Tsubasa/Change Phoenix

Choushinsei Flashman

The HeroJin/Red Flash
The LancerDai/Green Flash
Kid Appeal CharacterBun/Blue Flash
The ChickSara/Yellow Flash
The HeartLou/Pink Flash
The Mentor / Team PetMag

Hikari Sentai Maskman

The HeroTakeru/Red Mask
The Lancer / The Smart GuyKenta/Black Mask
Kid Appeal CharacterAkira/Blue Mask
The Big GuyHaruka/Yellow Mask
The ChickMomoko/Pink Mask
Sixth RangerRyo Asuka/X-1 Mask (but only for one episode)

Choujuu Sentai Liveman

The HeroYusuke Amamiya/Red Falcon
The LancerJo Ohara/Yellow Lion
The Smart Guy / The ChickMegumi Misaki/Blue Dolphin
The Big GuyTetsuya Yano/Black Bison
The HeartJunichi Aikawa/Green Rhino

Kousoku Sentai Turboranger

The HeroRiki Honoo/Red Turbo
The LancerDaichi Yamagata/Black Turbo
The Big GuyYouhei Hama/Blue Turbo
Kid Appeal CharacterShunsuke Hino/Yellow Turbo
The ChickHaruna Morikawa/Pink Turbo

Chikyuu Sentai Fiveman

The HeroGaku Hoshikawa/Five Red
The Lancer / The Big GuyKen Hoshikawa/Five Blue
Kid Appeal CharacterFumiya Hoshikawa/Five Black
The Smart GuyKazumi Hoshikawa/Five Pink
The ChickRemi Hoshikawa/Five Yellow

Choujin Sentai Jetman

The HeroRyu Tendo/Red Hawk
The LancerGai Yuki/Black Condor
The Big Guy / The Smart GuyRaita Oishi/Yellow Owl
The ChickKaoru Rokumeikan/White Swan
Kid Appeal CharacterAko Hayasaka/Blue Swallow
Sixth Ranger Dan/Birdman

Kyoryu Sentai Zyuranger

The HeroGeki/Tyranno Ranger
The Lancer / The Smart GuyGoushi/Mammoth Ranger
The Big GuyDan/Tricera Ranger
Kid Appeal CharacterBoi/Tiger Ranger
The ChickMei/Ptera Ranger
Sixth RangerBurai/Dragon Ranger

Gosei Sentai Dairanger

The HeroRyo/Ryu Ranger
The LancerDaigo/Shishi Ranger
The Big GuyShoji/Tenma Ranger
The HeartKazu/Kirin Ranger
The ChickRin/Houou Ranger
Sixth Ranger (Tagalong Kid)Ko/Kiba Ranger

Ninja Sentai Kakuranger

The HeroSasuke/Ninja Red
The LancerTsuruhime/Ninja White (the actual leader, but Sasuke is the main character)
Kid Appeal CharacterSaizou/Ninja Blue
The HeartSeikai/Ninja Yellow(to Tsuruhime), also qualifies for the Big Guy
The Big Guy Jiraiya/Ninja Black(tends to fight solo when pissed off)
Sixth RangerNinjaman
The MentorSanShinShou
  • Note: Nekomaru is the Team Pet (their... bus. He even has its own theme song.)

Chouriki Sentai Ohranger

The HeroGorou Hoshino/Oh Red
The Lancer / The Big GuyShouhei Yokkaichi/Oh Green
Kid Appeal CharacterYuuji Mita/Oh Blue
The ChickJuri Nijou/Oh Yellow
The Smart GuyMomo Maruo/Oh Pink
Sixth RangerRiki/King Ranger
Eleventh Hour Ranger Gunmazin
The MentorChief Miura

Gekisou Sentai Carranger

The HeroKyousuke Jinnai/Red Racer
The LancerNaoki Domon/Blue Racer
The Big GuyMinoru Uesugi/Green Racer
The Smart GuyNatsumi Shinohara/Yellow Racer
The ChickYouko Yagami/Pink Racer
Sixth RangerSignalman
Mysterious Protector VRV Master

Denji Sentai Megaranger

The HeroKenta Date/Mega Red
The LancerKouichirou Endou/Mega Black
The Smart GuyShun Namiki/Mega Blue
The HeartChisato Jougasaki/Mega Yellow
The Chick / Kid Appeal CharacterMiku Imamura/Mega Pink
Sixth RangerYuusaku Hayakawa/Mega Silver

Seijuu Sentai Gingaman

The HeroRyouma/Ginga Red
The Lancer / The Smart GuyHayate/Ginga Green
The Big GuyGouki/Ginga Blue (of the Gentle Giant variety)
Kid Appeal CharacterHikaru/Ginga Yellow
The ChickSaya/Ginga Pink
Sixth Ranger Hyuuga/Black Knight
The HeroMatoi Tatsumi/Go Red
The Smart Guy / The Big GuyNagare Tatsumi/Go Blue
The LancerShou Tatsumi/Go Green
Kid Appeal CharacterDaimon Tatsumi/Go Yellow
The ChickMatsuri Tatsumi/Go Pink
The HeroTatsuya Asami/Time Red
The LancerYuuri/Time Pink (she's technically the leader)
The Big GuyAyase/Time Blue(according to his lonerish personality)
The HeartDomon/Time Yellow(to Sion, but also qualifies for the Big Guy due to being the strongest on the team
The Smart Guy / Kid Appeal CharacterSion/Time Green
Sixth RangerNaoto Takizawa/Time Fire
The Mentor / Team PetT.A.C.
Team (minor) PetTeam Roberta

Hyakujuu Sentai Gaoranger

The HeroKakeru Shishi/Gao Red
The LancerGaku Washio/Gao Yellow
Kid Appeal CharacterKai Samezu/Gao Blue
The Big GuySoutarou Ushigome/Gao Black
The Smart Guy / The ChickSae Taiga/Gao White
Sixth RangerShirogane/Tsukumaro Oogami/Gao Silver

Ninpuu Sentai Hurricaneger

The HeroYousuke Shiina/Hurricane Red
The ChickNanami Nono/Hurricane Blue
The Big Guy / The Smart GuyKouta Bitou/Hurricane Yellow
The LancerIkkou Kasumi/Kabuto Raiger
The HeartIsshu Kasumi/Kuwaga Raiger (Ikkou's more or less Lancer)
Sixth RangerShurikenger
The HeroRyouga Hakua/Aba Red/Abare Max
The LancerYukito Sanjou/Abare Blue
The ChickRanru Itsuki/Abare Yellow
The MentorAsuka/Abare Black
Fifth RangerDr. Mikoto Nakadai/Abare Killer
  • With the exception of Ryoga, all of the Abarangers are Smart Guys.
The HeroBanban "Ban" Akaza/Deka Red
The LancerHouji "Hoji" Tomasu/Deka Blue
The Smart GuySen'ichi "Sen-chan" Enari/Deka Green
The ChickMarika Reimon/Deka Yellow
Kid Appeal CharacterKoume "Umeko" Kodou/Deka Pink
Sixth Ranger / The Big GuyTekkan "Tetsu" Aira/Deka Break
The Mentor / Team DadDoggie "Boss" Kruger/Deka Master
Team MomSwan "Swan-san" Shiratori/Deka Swan
Eleventh Hour Ranger Lisa Teegel/Deka Bright
The Hero / Kid Appeal CharacterKai Ozu/Magi Red
The Smart GuyTsubasa Ozu/Magi Yellow
The HeartUrara Ozu/Magi Blue
The ChickHouka Ozu/Magi Pink
The LancerMakito Ozu/Magi Green
Sixth Ranger / The MentorHikaru/Magi Shine
Team Mom Miyuki Ozu/Magi Mother
Team Dad Isamu Ozu/Wolzard Fire
The HeroSatoru Akashi/Bouken Red
The Big GuyMasumi Inou/Bouken Black
The Smart GuySouta Mogami/Bouken Blue
The Chick / Kid Appeal CharacterNatsuki Mamiya/Bouken Yellow
The LancerSakura Nishihori/Bouken Pink
Sixth RangerEiji Takaoka/Bouken Silver
Eleventh Hour Ranger Great Sword Man Zubaan
The HeroJan Kandou/Geki Red (Idiot Hero)
The LancerRan Uzaki/Geki Yellow
The Smart GuyRetsu Fukami/Geki Blue
The Big GuyGou Fukami/Geki Violet
Kid Appeal CharacterKen Hisatsu/Geki Chopper
Sixth Ranger(s) Rio/Black Lion and Mele/Confrontation Beast Chameleon Fist

Engine Sentai Go-onger

The HeroSosuke Esumi/Go-on Red
The LancerRenn Kosaka/Go-on Blue
The ChickSaki Rouyama/Go-on Yellow
Kid Appeal CharacterHanto Jou/Go-on Green
The Big GuyGunpei Ishihara/Go-on Black
Sixth/Seventh RangersHiroto Suto/Go-on Gold and Miu Suto/Go-on Silver
The Mentor / Team PetBomper
The HeroTakeru Shiba/Shinken Red I and Kaoru Shiba/Shinken Red II
The Lancer / The Big GuyRyunosuke Ikenami/Shinken Blue
The HeartMako Shiraishi/Shinken Pink
The Smart GuyChiaki Tani/Shinken Green
The ChickKotoha Hanaori/Shinken Yellow
Sixth RangerGenta Umemori/Shinken Gold
The HeroAlata/Gosei Red
The LancerEri/Gosei Pink
The Big GuyAgri/Gosei Black
The ChickMoune/Gosei Yellow
The Smart GuyHyde/Gosei Blue
Sixth RangerGosei Knight
The HeroCaptain Marvelous/Gokai Red
The LancerJoe Gibken/Gokai Blue
The Big GuyLuka Millfy/Gokai Yellow
The Smart GuyDon Dogoier/Gokai Green
The ChickAhim de Famille/Gokai Pink
Sixth RangerGai Ikari/Gokai Silver
The HeroHiromu Sakurada/Red Buster
The LancerRyuji Iwasaki/Blue Buster
The ChickYoko Usami/Yellow Buster
The Smart GuyMasato Jin/Beet Buster
Kid Appeal CharacterBeet J. Stag/Stag Buster
  • Masato and Beet are Sixth Rangers

Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger

The Hero Daigo Kiryu/Kyoryu Red
The Lancer Ian Yorkland/Kyoryu Black
The Big Guy Nobuharu Udo/Kyoryu Blue
The Smart Guy Souji Rippukan/Kyoryu Green
The Chick Amy Yuuzuki/Kyoryu Pink
Sixth Ranger Utsusemimaru/Kyoryu Gold
Tagalong Kid(s) Ramirez/Kyoryu Cyan, Tessai/Kyoryu Gray, and Yayoi Ulshade/Kyoryu Violet
The Mentor Torin/Kyoryu Silver

Reesha Sentai ToQger

The Hero Right/ToQ 1gou
The Lancer Tokatti/ToQ 2gou
The Heart Mio ToQ3gou
The Big Guy Hikari ToQ 4gou
The Chick Kagura ToQ 5gou
Sixth Ranger Akira Nijino ToQ 6gou

Shuriken Sentai Ninninger

The Hero Takaharu Igasaki/Akaninger
The Lancer Yakumo Kato/Aoninger
The Chick Fuuka Igasaki/Shironinger
Kid Appeal Character Nagi Matsuo/Kininger
The Smart Guy Kasumi Momochi/Momoninger
Sixth Ranger Kinji Takigawa/Starninger
The Mentor(s) Yoshitaka Igasaki and Tsumuji Igasaki/Akaningers(additional)

Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger

The Hero Yamato Kazakiri/Zyuoh Eagle/Gorilla/Whale/Condor
The Lancer Leo/Zyuoh Lion(he also qualifies for the Big Guy due his brute strength)
The Big Guy Sela/Zyuoh Shark(even though Leo is the strongest of the group, she's the tomboy action girl)
The Smart Guy Tusk/Zyuoh Elephant
The Chick Amu/Zyuoh Tiger
Sixth Ranger Misao Mondou/Zyuoh The World
Eleventh Hour Ranger Bud/Zyuoh Bird/Condor

Uchu Sentai Kyuranger

The Hero Lucky/Shishi Red
The Lancer Chamo/Oushi Black
The Chick Hammie/Chameleon Green
The Heart Spada/Kajiki Yellow
The Big Guy Garu/Ookami Blue
Sixth Ranger(s) Balance/Tenbin Gold and Naga Ray/Hebitsukai Silver
Aloof Ally Stinger/Sasori Orange
Mission Control Raptor 283/Washi Pink
The Mentor Shou Renpou/Ryu Commander
Tagalong Kid Kotoro Sakuma/Koguma Skyblue
Eleventh Hour Ranger Tsurugi Ohtori/Houou Soldier

Kaitou Sentai Lupinranger vs Keisatsu Sentai Patranger

The Hero Kairi Yano/Lupin Red and Keiichiro Asaka/Patren 1gou
The Lancer Tooma Yoimachi/Lupin Blue and Tsukasa Myoujin/Patren 3gou
The Chick Umiki Hayami/Lupin Yellow
Kid Appeal Character Sakuya Hikawa/Patren 2gou
Sixth Ranger Noel Takao/Lupin X/Patren X

Supernatural: Team Free Will Supernatural: Team Free Will

The HeroSam/Dean
The LancerDean/Sam/Bobby
The Smart GuySam/Bobby/Castiel
The Big GuyEllen/Rufus
The ChickJo
Sixth RangerRufus/Gabriel
Sixth Ranger TraitorAnna
Token Evil TeammateGabriel/Sam
The MoleRuby
Team DadBobby
Team MomEllen

The Suite Life On Deck

The Hero Cody Martin
The LancerZack Martin
The Smart GuyBailey Pickett
The Big Guy Woody Fink
The ChickLondon Tipton
The Sixth RangerMarcus Little and Maya Bennett
Team DadMr. Moseby
Team MomMs. Tutweiller

Supergirl (2015 series)

The HeroKara Danvers
The Lancer/The MedicAlex Danvers
The Smart GuyWinn Schott
The Big GuyJames Olsen
The MentorJ'onn J'onzz/Martian Manhunter


  1. First name is canon as of Star Trek VI
  2. Fanon first name, but is at least canon to JJ Abrams' Trek universe


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