Heroes often have troubled pasts and villains are rarely all evil (or all gay). Straight-A students can be sluts and virgins can pick up bad habits like smoking just as easily as anyone. It’s these very flaws that make us relate and see them as more than just characters in a story. It’s what makes us love them.
So, remember to change it up and Keep It Real.
And here are a few peeps we tend to stereotype just for fun.
Anyone with a southern accent must be retarded and look like this guy.
Note: In direct conflict with my above post - there are quite a few movies which have become hits using extreme stereotypes. Check out this article, you’ll like it.