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* ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}'': Neo Politan's hair is half brown and half pink, with three white stripes on the pink side. Although, since her outfit was updated, they're nowhere to be seen.

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* In "Literature/TheGypsiesInTheWood", a girl is taken away by TheFairFolk, and when they return her she's [[YearInsideHourOutside thirty years older]] and has a white streak in her hair.

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* Katrina of ''Webcomic/TheNoordegraafFiles'' sports a purple one in her first appearance, and switches to a red one when she cosplays [[Anime/KillLaKill'' Ryuko Matoi.]] Minor Character [[HotWitch Circe]] has a red one, matching the color scheme of her clothes.


* Xigbar of Organization XIII from the ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts'' series has a long, black-and-white-striped ponytail. Until ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts3D'', the fandom figured it was from age, but TheReveal put that into question.

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* Xigbar of Organization XIII from the ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts'' ''Franchise/KingdomHearts'' series has a long, black-and-white-striped ponytail. Until ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts3D'', ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts3DDreamDropDistance'', the fandom figured it was from age, but TheReveal put that into question.


* Tony Dracon of ''WesternAnimation/{{Gargoyles}}''.

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* Tony Dracon of ''WesternAnimation/{{Gargoyles}}''. His hair was completely black in his first appearance, but the shock of his first encounter with [[DarkIsNotEvil Goliath]] gave him white roots.

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* The ''Land of Oz'' AlternateUniverseFic oneshot ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/13293836/1/Free Free]]'' explains this as an in-bred trait of princess Ozma's bloodline. To make sure everyone knew who led Oz, they began breeding in emerald green eyes and green hair streaks into their lineage.


* Grey Star, the hero of the ''World of Literature/LoneWolf'' series, is named for the white forelock in his otherwise black hair.
* In ''Literature/{{Phenomena}}'' does [[AloofDarkHairedGirl Millian]] have a white stripe. It is never really brought up why she has it.

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* Grey Star, the hero A good portion of the ''World of Literature/LoneWolf'' series, is named for the Horror Campfire stories has a character end up with white forelock streaks -- or all white-hair -- after being frightened by some sort of supernatural encounter.
* James Lee Burke's Louisiana detective character Dave Robicheaux has a white streak in his hair that got him the nickname "Streak" as a young man. It's due to malnutrition during his very impoverished childhood.
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* In the ''Literature/EightySeventhPrecinct'' novels by Ed [=McBain=], Detective Cotton Hawes has a white streak
in his otherwise black hair.
red hair as a result of his hair growing back over a knife scar.
* In ''Literature/{{Phenomena}}'' does [[AloofDarkHairedGirl Millian]] have ''Literature/AuroraCycle'': Auri O'Malley has a white stripe. It is never really brought up why streak in her black hair when rescued from 220 years of being a HumanPopsicle that wasn't there before. [[spoiler:It turns out to mark her having been TouchedByVorlons during that time.]]
* In Gary Jennings' ''Literature/{{Aztec}}'', Zyanya has a white streak in her black hair, where a scorpion stung her as a child.
* In Creator/DavidEddings' ''Literature/TheBelgariad'' and ''Malloreon'' series, Polgara has a white lock. She got it when her father, the sorcerer Belgarath, first laid his hand upon her after
she was born. It resists cutting and dyeing, which leads to some interesting dilemmas when they're trying to hide from their enemies. A similar white mark can be found on all the sorcerers in Garion's line, but on different parts of their bodies.
** The solution her father comes up with to hide the lock is to use his influence with royalty to make it a common affectation, so regular people will just think she's a little vain.
* In the ''Literature/BlackJewels'' trilogy, a witch named Luthvian is described as having a white streak in her hair that is "a memory of her father's fists."
* In ''Broken Gate'', Nezumi (pictured [[http://img15.deviantart.net/f12b/i/2016/096/3/6/nezumi_by_akaichounokoe-d9xzshd.jpg here]])
has it.a streak of silverish-white in otherwise black hair, however, [[spoiler: as she grows weaker, from reinforcing the seals on the gate, all of her hair turns to a silverish-white]].



* In the Franchise/StarWarsExpandedUniverse:
** Jagged Fel develops a white lock and scar from some head trauma he suffered. His descendants exhibit the same hair and scarring, and the surrounding {{Fanon}} suggests it's a [[LegacyCharacter family tradition]].
** [[Literature/XWingSeries Ysanne Isard]], along with having one blue eye and one [[RedEyesTakeWarning red eye]] has ''two'' locks of white hair flowing down the frontal area. She has naturally black hair.
* In Creator/StephenKing's ''Literature/TheStand'', the character of Nadine starts with black hair, gains a white stripe, then ends up all-white as a result of her personal proximity to [[BigBad Randall Flagg]].
* In Creator/DavidEddings' ''Literature/{{The Belgariad}}'' and ''Malloreon'' series, Polgara has a white lock. She got it when her father, the sorcerer Belgarath, first laid his hand upon her after she was born. It resists cutting and dyeing, which leads to some interesting dilemmas when they're trying to hide from their enemies. A similar white mark can be found on all the sorcerers in Garion's line, but on different parts of their bodies.
** The solution her father comes up with to hide the lock is to use his influence with royalty to make it a common affectation, so regular people will just think she's a little vain.

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* In the Franchise/StarWarsExpandedUniverse:
** Jagged Fel develops
''Literature/TheDresdenFiles'': The Leanansidhe, Harry's evil, crazy, fairy godmother, originally had a head of full red hair. After [[spoiler:years of treatment by Queen Mab to cure her of infection by [[TheVirus Nemesis]],]] she gains a white lock and scar from some head trauma he suffered. His descendants exhibit streak.
* In Kay Nolte Smith's ''Elegy For A Soprano'',
the same titular soprano, Vardis Wolf, adds a white streak to her dark hair and scarring, and the surrounding {{Fanon}} suggests after abandoning her baby, telling her friend that it was a reminder. She doesn't explain of what exactly, but it's possible she felt guilty.
* Literature/ErastFandorin's temples become gray following the shock of [[spoiler:witnessing his first wife's death in
a [[LegacyCharacter family tradition]].
** [[Literature/XWingSeries Ysanne Isard]], along
terrorist attack (originally aimed at him!) at the end of the first novel]]. His gray temples later become his characteristic mark, which is used by an impostor in a later novel to pass as Fandorin.
* ''Literature/HeraldsOfValdemar'': Eldan has dark hair
with having one blue eye and one [[RedEyesTakeWarning red eye]] has ''two'' locks of white hair flowing down streaks at his temples.
* Creator/WolfgangHohlbein's ''Hexer von Salem'' (Witcher of Salem), Robert Craven, has a Skunk Stripe, as well as his father, Roderick Andara, because they are witchers.
* One of
the frontal area. She families in Creator/EdwardRutherfurd's ''London'' has naturally this trope as one of its hereditary genetic quirks.
* Grey Star, the hero of the ''World of Literature/LoneWolf'' series, is named for the white forelock in his otherwise
black hair.
* In Creator/StephenKing's ''Literature/TheStand'', the character of Nadine starts with black hair, gains a white stripe, then ends up all-white as a result of her personal proximity to [[BigBad Randall Flagg]].
* In Creator/DavidEddings' ''Literature/{{The Belgariad}}'' and ''Malloreon'' series, Polgara
''Literature/TheMagicGoesAway'', one sorceress has a white lock. She got it when streak in her father, hair because of the sorcerer Belgarath, first laid his hand upon difficulty of maintaining her after she was born. It resists cutting youth without the mana to do it. The streak increases and dyeing, which leads decreases opposite to some interesting dilemmas when they're trying to hide from their enemies. A similar white mark can be found on all the sorcerers amount of mana in Garion's line, but on different parts of their bodies.
** The solution her father comes up with to hide
the lock is to use his influence with royalty to make it a common affectation, so regular people will just think she's a little vain.environment.



* The title character in ''Literature/TailchasersSong'', also by Williams, has this, except, being a cat, it's through his fur.
* In the ''Literature/TowerAndTheHive'' series by Creator/AnneMcCaffrey, the Rowan has white-blonde hair, but her descendants tend to have dark hair with a white streak. Some are blonde, still with the white streak.
* A good portion of Horror Campfire stories has a character end up with white streaks -- or all white-hair -- after being frightened by some sort of supernatural encounter.



* At the end of Creator/RobinHobb's Literature/{{Farseer}} trilogy, Fitz has developed a white streak in his hair due to a head wound. In the Tawny Man trilogy, set fifteen years later, he's started using the alias Tom Badgerlock, claiming he was born with the white streak. It eventually disappeared [[spoiler:when he was magically healed]] in the Tawny Man books.
* Eldan in Mercedes Lackey's ''[[Literature/HeraldsOfValdemar By the Sword]]'' has dark hair with white streaks at his temples.
* In the ''Literature/EightySeventhPrecinct'' novels by Ed [=McBain=], Detective Cotton Hawes has a white streak in his otherwise red hair as a result of his hair growing back over a knife scar.

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* In book three of ''Literature/PercyJacksonAndTheOlympians'', [[Myth/ClassicalMythology Atlas]]' burden of holding up the sky has grayed his hair. When Annabeth and Percy both temporarily take on the Titan's curse, streaks of their own hair turn gray. In the SequelSeries, ''Literature/TheHeroesOfOlympus'', it's explained that the streaks eventually faded back to normal after a few years.
* In ''Literature/{{Phenomena}}'' does [[AloofDarkHairedGirl Millian]] have a white stripe. It is never really brought up why she has it.
* ''Literature/RealmOfTheElderlings'':
At the end of Creator/RobinHobb's the Literature/{{Farseer}} trilogy, Fitz has developed a white streak in his hair due to a head wound. In the Tawny Man trilogy, set fifteen years later, he's started using the alias Tom Badgerlock, claiming he was born with the white streak. It eventually disappeared [[spoiler:when he was magically healed]] in the Tawny Man books.
* Eldan in Mercedes Lackey's ''[[Literature/HeraldsOfValdemar By Zadie Smith, the Sword]]'' AlphaBitch in ''Literature/ReconstructingAmelia'', has dark hair with a white lock in the front of her hair. It fits given her generally punk appearance and mannerisms. [[spoiler:It's actually natural, and not only that, but an important clue about who her biological father is because he had Waardenburg syndrome.]]
* The protagonist of the Creator/LarryNiven story "Literature/ARelicOfTheEmpire" lost his fortune and began to get gray hair before he could once again afford anti-aging drugs. After rejuvenating, he discovered that the gray
streaks at his temples.
gave him a distinguished look that attracted the ladies and started dyeing them back in.
* In the ''Literature/EightySeventhPrecinct'' novels by Ed [=McBain=], Detective Cotton Hawes has ''Literature/TheSecretsOfDrearcliffGrangeSchool'', Dilys Frost starts out with a white streak in his otherwise red hair as her black hair. It gets wider every time she uses her power, and she ends up with a result of his hair growing back over a knife scar.black streak in her white hair.



* Literature/ErastFandorin's temples become gray following the shock of [[spoiler:witnessing his first wife death in a terrorist attack (originally aimed at him!) at the end of the first novel]]. His gray temples later become his characteristic mark, which is used by an impostor in a later novel to pass as Fandorin.
* The protagonist of the Creator/LarryNiven story "Literature/ARelicOfTheEmpire" lost his fortune and began to get gray hair before he could once again afford anti-aging drugs. After rejuvenating, he discovered that the gray streaks gave him a distinguished look that attracted the ladies and started dyeing them back in.
* In ''Literature/TheMagicGoesAway'', one sorceress has a white streak in her hair because of the difficulty of maintaining her youth without the mana to do it. The streak increases and decreases opposite to the amount of mana in the environment.



* One of the families in Creator/EdwardRutherfurd's ''London'' has this trope as one of its hereditary genetic quirks.
* In the ''Literature/BlackJewels'' trilogy, a witch named Luthvian is described as having a white streak in her hair that is "a memory of her father's fists."
* In Gary Jennings' ''Literature/{{Aztec}}'', Zyanya has a white streak in her black hair, where a scorpion stung her as a child.
* Nawat the crow in ''Literature/DaughterOfTheLioness'' has a wavy white patch in his feathers from annoying Ochobu the mage one time.
* In Kay Nolte Smith's ''Elegy For A Soprano'', the titular soprano, Vardis Wolf, adds a white streak to her dark hair after abandoning her baby, telling her friend that it was a reminder. She doesn't explain of what exactly, but it's possible she felt guilty.
* Creator/WolfgangHohlbein's ''Hexer von Salem'' (Witcher of Salem), Robert Craven, has a Skunk Stripe, as well as his father, Roderick Andara, because they are witchers.
* Zadie Smith, the AlphaBitch in ''Literature/ReconstructingAmelia'', has a white lock in the front of her hair. It fits given her generally punk appearance and mannerisms. [[spoiler:It's actually natural, and not only that, but an important clue about who her biological father is because he had Waardenburg syndrome.]]

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* One of the families in Creator/EdwardRutherfurd's ''London'' has this trope as one of its hereditary genetic quirks.
* In Creator/StephenKing's ''Literature/TheStand'', the ''Literature/BlackJewels'' trilogy, a witch named Luthvian is described as having a white streak in her hair that is "a memory character of her father's fists."
* In Gary Jennings' ''Literature/{{Aztec}}'', Zyanya has a white streak in her
Nadine starts with black hair, where a scorpion stung her as a child.
* Nawat the crow in ''Literature/DaughterOfTheLioness'' has a wavy white patch in his feathers from annoying Ochobu the mage one time.
* In Kay Nolte Smith's ''Elegy For A Soprano'', the titular soprano, Vardis Wolf, adds
gains a white streak to her dark hair after abandoning her baby, telling her friend that it was a reminder. She doesn't explain of what exactly, but it's possible she felt guilty.
* Creator/WolfgangHohlbein's ''Hexer von Salem'' (Witcher of Salem), Robert Craven, has a Skunk Stripe,
stripe, then ends up all-white as well as his father, Roderick Andara, because they are witchers.
* Zadie Smith, the AlphaBitch in ''Literature/ReconstructingAmelia'', has
a white lock in the front result of her hair. It fits given her generally punk appearance and mannerisms. [[spoiler:It's actually natural, and not only that, but an important clue about who her biological father is because he had Waardenburg syndrome.]]personal proximity to [[BigBad Randall Flagg]].



* In ''Literature/TheSecretsOfDrearcliffGrangeSchool'', Dilys Frost starts out with a white streak in her black hair. It gets wider every time she uses her power, and she ends up with a black streak in her white hair.
* In ''Broken Gate'', Nezumi (pictured [[http://img15.deviantart.net/f12b/i/2016/096/3/6/nezumi_by_akaichounokoe-d9xzshd.jpg here]]) has a streak of silverish-white in otherwise black hair, however, [[spoiler: as she grows weaker, from reinforcing the seals on the gate, all of her hair turns to a silverish-white]].
* James Lee Burke's Louisiana detective character Dave Robicheaux has a white streak in his hair that got him the nickname "Streak" as a young man. It's due to malnutrition during his very impoverished childhood.

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* ''Franchise/StarWarsLegends'':
** Jagged Fel develops a white lock and scar from some head trauma he suffered. His descendants exhibit the same hair and scarring, and the surrounding {{Fanon}} suggests it's a [[LegacyCharacter family tradition]].
** [[Literature/XWingSeries Ysanne Isard]], along with having one blue eye and one [[RedEyesTakeWarning red eye]] has ''two'' locks of white hair flowing down the frontal area. She has naturally black hair.
* The title character in ''Literature/TailchasersSong'' has this, except, being a cat, it's through his fur.
* ''Literature/TortallUniverse'': In the ''Literature/TrickstersDuet'', Nawat the crow has a white stripe in his feathers, acquired after annoying the mage Ochobu.
* In ''Literature/TheSecretsOfDrearcliffGrangeSchool'', Dilys Frost starts out the ''Literature/TowerAndTheHive'' series by Creator/AnneMcCaffrey, the Rowan has white-blonde hair, but her descendants tend to have dark hair with a white streak in her black hair. It gets wider every time she uses her power, and she ends up streak. Some are blonde, still with a black streak in her the white hair.
* In ''Broken Gate'', Nezumi (pictured [[http://img15.deviantart.net/f12b/i/2016/096/3/6/nezumi_by_akaichounokoe-d9xzshd.jpg here]]) has a streak of silverish-white in otherwise black hair, however, [[spoiler: as she grows weaker, from reinforcing the seals on the gate, all of her hair turns to a silverish-white]].
* James Lee Burke's Louisiana detective character Dave Robicheaux has a white streak in his hair that got him the nickname "Streak" as a young man. It's due to malnutrition during his very impoverished childhood.
streak.



* In book three of ''Literature/PercyJacksonAndTheOlympians'', [[Myth/ClassicalMythology Atlas]]' burden of holding up the sky has grayed his hair. When Annabeth and Percy both temporarily take on the Titan's curse, streaks of their own hair turn gray. In the SequelSeries, ''Literature/TheHeroesOfOlympus'', it's explained that the streaks eventually faded back to normal after a few years.
* ''Literature/TheDresdenFiles'' Harry's evil, crazy, fairy godmother originally had a head of full red hair. It is after [[spoiler:Queen Mab removes an enemy spirit possessing her and years of treatment]] does she gain a white stripe in her hair.



* In ''Series/{{Smallville}}'', whoever gets possess by the silver banshee magically gets a white stripe in their hair.
* An episode of ''Series/MacGyver'' revolves around our hero rescuing a child with a white streak of hair who was being exploited for his supposed ability to grant wishes.

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* ''Series/BabylonFive'': Londo Mollari has gray streaks at his temples.
* ''Series/Charmed1998'': Prue received a Stripe after the Barbas (the [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin demon of fear]]) nearly drowned her in the shower.
* ''Series/DoctorWho'': The Creator/RogerDelgado Master has prominent white streaks on either side of his beard. It's not known if this was Delgado's natural colouring or bleached for effect.
* In ''Series/{{Smallville}}'', whoever gets possess by the silver banshee magically gets DistantFinale of ''Series/{{Dollhouse}}'', Echo has a grey streak in her hair.
* ''Series/ICarly'': Carly wears blue streaks in her hair when she's acting 'rebellious' to get the attention of her grandfather and brother.
* In ''Series/IZombie'', a Skunk Stripe and a craving for brains are the first symptoms of a zombie infection. The rest of the hair turns white shortly after.
* ''Franchise/KamenRider'':
** ''Series/KamenRiderGaim'': One of the Ygdrassil riders, [[MadScientist Ryoma]] [[MagnificentBastard Sengoku]], has
a white stripe streak in their hair.
his [[PeekABangs PeekABang]].
** ''Series/KamenRiderGhost'' provides Alain/Kamen Rider Necrom.
** In Series/KamenRiderExAid, Taiga Hanaya/Kamen Rider Snipe is an unlicensed doctor with white streaks in his hair as a homage to Anime/BlackJack.
* An episode of ''Series/MacGyver'' ''Series/{{MacGyver|1985}}'' revolves around our hero rescuing a child with a white streak of hair who was being exploited for his supposed ability to grant wishes.wishes.
* Lily from ''Series/TheMunsters'' has one.



* The original ''Franchise/PerryMason'' series: In the episode "Envious Editor", the killer turns out to be actress Barbara Lawrence, portraying "Lori Stoner", made distinctive by a contrasting stripe in her hair. Oddly, due to a continuity error, it moves from one side of her head to the other in a scene!
* ''Franchise/PowerRangers'':
** Andros, Red Ranger in ''Series/PowerRangersInSpace'', had long dark hair with blonde streaks.
** Also, Vida, the Pink Ranger in ''[[Series/PowerRangersMysticForce Mystic Force]]''. She sometimes dyes hers different colors, until pink (a color which, ironically, she used to dislike) gets to her and she uses it on her entire hair at the finale.
** And Merrick, in ''Series/PowerRangersWildForce'', had a few gray streaks in his otherwise dark brown hair.
* Sam Beckett of ''Series/QuantumLeap''. It's a sign of how long he's been leaping, but he is unable to see it until the finale.
* On ''Series/RuPaulsDragRace'', this was the signature look of Season 3 runner-up Manila Luzon.
* In ''Series/{{Smallville}}'', whoever gets possessed by the silver banshee magically gets a white stripe in their hair.
* Paul "Paulie Walnuts" Gualtieri in ''Series/TheSopranos'' has two stripes of white at his temples, but the hair in the middle is dark -- almost black -- and there's not much transition between the two. In keeping with the trope, Paulie is probably the biggest jerk to grace the Soprano family after [[BaldOfEvil Ralph Cifaretto]]. Little Paulie (Paulie's nephew at first, then first cousin) possesses one in all his appearances keeping up with the family.



* ''Franchise/KamenRider'':
** ''Series/KamenRiderGaim'': One of the Ygdrassil riders, [[MadScientist Ryoma]] [[MagnificentBastard Sengoku]], has a white streak in his [[PeekABangs PeekABang]].
** ''Series/KamenRiderGhost'' provides Alain/Kamen Rider Necrom.
** In Series/KamenRiderExAid, Taiga Hanaya/Kamen Rider Snipe is an unlicensed doctor with white streaks in his hair as a homage to Anime/BlackJack.
* ''Franchise/PowerRangers'':
** Andros, Red Ranger in ''Series/PowerRangersInSpace'', had long dark hair with blonde streaks.
** Also, Vida, the Pink Ranger in ''[[Series/PowerRangersMysticForce Mystic Force]]''. She sometimes dyes hers different colors, until pink (a color which, ironically, she used to dislike) gets to her and she uses it on her entire hair at the finale.
** And Merrick, in ''Series/PowerRangersWildForce'', had a few gray streaks in his otherwise dark brown hair.
* In the DistantFinale of ''Series/{{Dollhouse}}'', Echo has a grey streak in her hair.

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* ''Franchise/KamenRider'':
** ''Series/KamenRiderGaim'': One
The title character of the Ygdrassil riders, [[MadScientist Ryoma]] [[MagnificentBastard Sengoku]], ''Series/ToastOfLondon'' has a white streak in his [[PeekABangs PeekABang]].
** ''Series/KamenRiderGhost'' provides Alain/Kamen Rider Necrom.
** In Series/KamenRiderExAid, Taiga Hanaya/Kamen Rider Snipe is an unlicensed doctor with white streaks in his hair as a homage to Anime/BlackJack.
* ''Franchise/PowerRangers'':
** Andros, Red Ranger in ''Series/PowerRangersInSpace'', had long dark hair with blonde streaks.
** Also, Vida, the Pink Ranger in ''[[Series/PowerRangersMysticForce Mystic Force]]''. She sometimes dyes hers different colors, until pink (a color which, ironically, she used to dislike) gets to her and she uses it on her entire hair at the finale.
** And Merrick, in ''Series/PowerRangersWildForce'', had a few gray streaks in his otherwise dark brown hair.
* In the DistantFinale
one of ''Series/{{Dollhouse}}'', Echo has a grey streak in her hair.these. It makes him look rather distinguished.



* ''Series/ICarly'': Carly wears blue streaks in her hair when she's acting 'rebellious' to get the attention of her grandfather and brother.
* ''Series/BabylonFive'': Londo Mollari has gray streaks at his temples.
* Sam Beckett of ''Series/QuantumLeap''. It's a sign of how long he's been leaping, but he is unable to see it until the finale.
* Paul "Paulie Walnuts" Gualtieri in ''Series/TheSopranos'' has two stripes of white at his temples, but the hair in the middle is dark -- almost black -- and there's not much transition between the two. In keeping with the trope, Paulie is probably the biggest jerk to grace the Soprano family after [[BaldOfEvil Ralph Cifaretto]]. Little Paulie (Paulie's nephew at first, then first cousin) possesses one in all his appearances keeping up with the family.
* [[Series/{{Charmed|1998}} Prue]] received a Stripe after the Barbas the [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin demon of fear]] nearly drowned her in the shower.
* The original ''Franchise/PerryMason'' series: In the episode "Envious Editor", the killer turns out to be actress Barbara Lawrence, portraying "Lori Stoner," made distinctive by a contrasting stripe in her hair. Oddly, due to a continuity error, it moves from one side of her head to the other in a scene!
* The title character of Series/ToastOfLondon has one of these. It makes him look rather distinguished.
* On ''Series/RuPaulsDragRace'', this was the signature look of Season 3 runner-up Manila Luzon.
* Lily from ''Series/TheMunsters'' has one.
* In ''Series/IZombie'', a Skunk Stripe and a craving for brains are the first symptoms of a zombie infection. The rest of the hair turns white shortly after.
* In ''Series/DoctorWho'' the Roger Delgado Master has prominent white streaks on either side of his beard. It's not known if this was Delgado's natural colouring or bleached for effect.



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* In ''WesternAnimation/PrincessNatasha'', Natasha has two distinctive blonde streaks raunning through her brown hair.


* Gundam Tanaka in ''VisualNovel/SuperDanganRonpa2''.

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* Gundam Gundham Tanaka in ''VisualNovel/SuperDanganRonpa2''.''VisualNovel/SuperDanganRonpa2'' has a few very long grey stripes in his [[AnimeHair magnificent ice-cream-shaped 'do]]. Whether or not it's natural or dyed is up for debate, though considering [[LargeHam his personality]] it seems plausible he dyed it to appear even more striking.



* ''Webcomic/{{Homestuck}}'': [[RoyalBrat Eridan Ampora]] has a tuft of purple hair at the front. Oddly, he seemed to have had it as an infant grub, and he's the only troll with any semblance of colour in his hair.

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* ''Webcomic/{{Homestuck}}'': ''Webcomic/{{Homestuck}}'' has the violet-blooded troll [[RoyalBrat Eridan Ampora]] Ampora]], who has a tuft of purple violet hair at the front. front that matches his blood color and cape. Oddly, he seemed to have had it even as an infant grub, and when trolls are generally portrayed as having naturally black hair.
** Among other trolls, both the incarnations of Rufioh have the same hair as [[{{Film/Hook}} his namesake]], though the fact that
he's a bronze blood means the only odds of the red in his hair being natural are less likely. ''VisualNovel/HiveswapFriendsim'' also introduces [[MamaBear Bronya Ursama]], a jade blooded troll with any semblance a streak of colour hair in his hair.her blood color much like Eridan's, which seems to support the idea that skunk stripes of their blood color may be an uncommon natural phenomenon in the species.


** Juniper Lee develops a white streak in her hair upon becoming the [[ChosenOne Te Xuan Ze]]. Because she's a teenager, she dyes it fuchsia.

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** Juniper Lee develops developed a white streak in her hair upon becoming the [[ChosenOne Te Xuan Ze]]. Because she's a teenager, she dyes it fuchsia.



* ''WesternAnimation/TheSecretSaturdays''' Zak Saturday has a star-shaped patch of white hair. This could be some weird inheritance from his mother, who has white hair, or it could be a sign of his [[TheChosenOne special cryptid powers]]. His father seems to display the Skunk Stripe as well.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheSecretSaturdays''' Zak Saturday has a star-shaped patch of white hair. This could be some weird inheritance was either inherited from his mother, who has white hair, or it could be a sign of his [[TheChosenOne special cryptid powers]]. His father seems to display the Skunk Stripe as well.powers]].



** When Danny gave up his ghost powers, a white streak was left. Compare to Vlad, who was born with the skunk stripe.

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** When Danny During the time he gave up his ghost powers, powers in the finale, Danny was left with a white streak was left.in his hair as the only remnant of them. Compare to Vlad, who was born with the skunk stripe.


* In ''Comicbook/MsMarvel2014'', the unfortunate Skunk Girl, who has been given, basically, ''skunk powers'' by the superpower-granting Terrigen mists (and didn't want them at all), gets this hairstyle as one side-effect. As Ms. Marvel notes, it's the one part of the deal which is kind of cool.

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* ** In ''Comicbook/MsMarvel2014'', the unfortunate Skunk Girl, who has been given, basically, ''skunk powers'' by the superpower-granting Terrigen mists (and didn't want them at all), gets this hairstyle as one side-effect. As Ms. Marvel notes, it's the one part of the deal which is kind of cool.

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* In ''Comicbook/MsMarvel2014'', the unfortunate Skunk Girl, who has been given, basically, ''skunk powers'' by the superpower-granting Terrigen mists (and didn't want them at all), gets this hairstyle as one side-effect. As Ms. Marvel notes, it's the one part of the deal which is kind of cool.

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* ''Literature/TheDresdenFiles'' Harry's evil, crazy, fairy godmother originally had a head of full red hair. It is after [[spoiler:Queen Mab removes an enemy spirit possessing her and years of treatment]] does she gain a white stripe in her hair.

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* In book three of ''Literature/PercyJacksonAndTheOlympians'', [[Myth/ClassicalMythology Atlas]]' burden of holding up the sky has grayed his hair. When Annabeth and Percy both temporarily take on the Titan's curse, streaks of their own hair turn gray. In the SequelSeries, ''Literature/TheHeroesOfOlympus'', it's explained that the streaks eventually faded back to normal after a few years.


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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheLoudHouse'', [[BiTheWay Luna]]'s crush (and later girlfriend), Sam, has blonde hair with her bangs dyed blue.
* In ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'', Tambry has [[YouGottaHaveBlueHair magenta hair]] with a pink streak.
* Discussed in an episode of ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb'', where Candace asks her mother if she can get a pink streak in her hair. When Linda asks her daughter why she would do that, Candace replies, "To express my individuality! [[HypocriticalHumor Everyone's doing it!]]"

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