The Most Likeable TV Anti-Heroes TV Characters
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The Most Likeable TV Anti-Heroes

List Criteria: Antiheroes you actually root for - in broadcast and Netflix shows only (no web series)

A detailed list of the most well-liked and loveable TV anti-heroes. The most likeable TV protagonists are listed in order from most popular to least. These ambivalent but likeable anti-heroes of TV can be changed in order of popularity to fit the viewer’s opinions. Or, you can copy to make your very own list of your most favorite TV anti-heroes. This villain list can then be re-arranged to suit your ideas.
 
These ambivalent villains are a mixture of both good and evil and have managed to tug at the viewer’s heartstrings over the years. Do you remember most of these anti-heroes? This list answers the question, “Who are the most popular and likeable antiheroes of television?” Taking you on a road down memory lane, this list allows you to see which anti-heroes of TV were the worst and which were the best villains of TV shows.
 
While some TV protagonists are pure evil, many have a touch of good in them that the viewer can easily see, making the viewer sympathetic towards these quite loveable villains of television series. The viewers can often find themselves wishing only the best results for these sometimes harmless TV villains. This list allows you to choose which television anti-hero you think is the best villain of television.
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    the people's #1 & most listed Game of Thrones

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    Sherlock Holmes Sherlock Holmes

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Breaking Bad

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks ER

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks The Vampire Diaries

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    ranked low on reranks Lost

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    ranked low on reranks Sons of Anarchy

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks The Vampire Diaries

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    added by HumbertoIbarra Dragon Ball Z Kai, Dragon Ball Z

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    ranked low on reranks & added by HumbertoIbarra Futurama

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    added by DenisJantzenAvci Dragon Ball Z

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    added by DenisJantzenAvci Naruto Shippūden, Naruto

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    Judge Dredd Dredd

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    Klaus Mikaelson

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    often listed & added by LeatherLion Red X

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