Ana Lucia Cortez

In the second season of "Lost, " the fate of the passengers in the tail section of Oceanic Flight 815 is finally revealed. Ana Lucia Cortez (Michelle Rodriguez) took charge of the group, much as Jack Shepherd (Matthew Fox) did for the fuselage group. Ana is protective of her charges, especially the children, and is not afraid to use violence to protect them. Flashbacks revealed that she had been a police officer at one time. She ends up on the fateful flight when returning home after taking a job as bodyguard for Christian Shepherd (John Terry) on his trip to Sydney.

Memorable Quotes:

"Jack and Locke are a little too busy worrying about Locke and Jack."

"Plane crash. Nice beach. She's hot. You're hot. It's what people do."