40 TV and Movie Characters Who Were The Quintessential IT Girls
Kate Sanders (Lizzie McGuire)
Lizzie McGuire was perfectly designed for a tween demographic, and Kate Sanders was the perfect foil for Lizzie. She serves as the series’ primary antagonist, and the suggestion seems to be that her popularity changed her. She used to be Lizzie’s best friend.
Although Kate is never depicted with many nuances, there’s some truth to the idea that your friends change as you age. People grow apart and come together. There’s a lot of change happening as you age. Popularity is a fickle beast, and Kate may one day regret losing Lizzie as a friend. We may never know how she ultimately feels.