The Most Annoying Kid Characters of All Time Fictional Characters
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The Most Annoying Kid Characters of All Time

List Criteria: Upvote the kid characters who are the most annoying.

Some of our favorite shows/films have something terrible in common... a little kid that, we assume, was put in to add vulnerability or some "cute" or "comic" element... or maybe just to give us something to hate unabashedly. No matter how you look at it, these kids are more annoying than what the writer could have ever anticipated when he or she created them. This isn't to say that they're entirely awful. At first their act isn't terrible, in fact it could be perceived as some as even a bit funny. However, over time that acts wears thin and when it happens, it goes fast.

For better or worse, some of the most annoying kid characters have been on shows with other kids who not only weren't irritating, but were really likable. Steve Urkel singlehandedly hijacked the narrative of Family Matters from being around a family to revolving around his futile attempt to win over Laura Winslow. Star Wars fans have different opinions on many aspects on the film series, but the one thing that unites them all is their mutual annoyance of the whiny Anakin Skywalker. Of all kid movie characters, the young Anakin is easily one of the most despised and his role in the Phantom Mennce had fans clamoring for his eventual conversion to Darth Vader.

These are the most annoying kid characters ever put to screen big or small. Vote for your most hated, and add any that are missing!
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  1. 2
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    Game of Thrones More
    79
  2. 3
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    Cousin Oliver

    The Brady Bunch More
    76
  3. 4
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    Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Buffyverse More
    76
  4. 5
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    Fred: The Movie More
    73
    added by: VanessaHawelu
  5. 6
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    Family Matters More
    69
    added by: Robert Wabash
  6. 8
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    Full House More
    67
    added by: VanessaHawelu
  7. 9
    Up 55
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    The Cleveland Show More
    66
    added by: VanessaHawelu
  8. 10
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    South Park More
    63
  9. 11
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    Gossip Girl More
    62
  10. 12
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    Game of Thrones, A Song of Ice and Fire More
    61
  11. 13
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    The Walking Dead More
    60
  12. 14
    Up 34
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    Violet Harmon

    American Horror Story More
    59
  13. 15
    Up 14
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    Nip/Tuck More
    58
    added by: Mark
  14. 16
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    LOST More
    58
  15. 17
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    Jurassic Park More
    58
  16. 18
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    Home Alone 4, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, Home Alone More
    56
  17. 19
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    Family Guy, Family Guy Presents: Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story, Family ... More
    56
  18. 20
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    Once Upon A Time More
    51
    added by: magej
  19. 21
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    American Dad More
    50
    added by: VanessaHawelu
  20. 22
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    Caillou More
    49
    added by: DennisNJ
  21. 23
    Up 53
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    Junior

    Problem Child, Problem Child 2 More
    48
    added by: carlybobarly
  22. 26
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    Breaking Bad More
    42
    added by: clash1977
  23. 27
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    Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Deathly ... More
    41
    added by: brandonw21500
  24. 28
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    Dana Brody

    Homeland More
    34
  25. 29
    Up 16
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    Dora

    32
    added by: NadineWerner
  26. 30
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    Tori Scott

    Saved By The Bell More
    28
    added by: VanessaHawelu
  27. 31
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    Max Reede

    Liar Liar More
    28
    added by: VanessaHawelu
  28. 32
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    A.J. Soprano

    28
    added by: clash1977
  29. 33
    Up 10
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    The Sopranos More
    28
    added by: clash1977
  30. 34
    Up 30
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    War of the Worlds More
    28
    added by: VanessaHawelu
  31. 35
    Up 14
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    Boy Meets World More
    27
    added by: VanessaHawelu
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