Marinette Dupain-Cheng is one of the main protagonists of Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir. Marinette is half French, half Chinese, the daughter of Tom Dupain and Sabine Cheng, and a student in Miss Bustier's class at Collège Françoise Dupont in Paris. She is also a budding fashion designer. With the Ladybug Miraculous, when inhabited by the kwami Tikki, Marinette transforms into the superhero Ladybug, gaining the power of good luck and creation. When she is not Ladybug she is a student hanging out with her friends Alya and Nino and has a HUGE crush on a super model Adrien Agreste.