Some actors who played iconic villains on TV weren't always the most obvious choice. Some of the best TV villains of all time have been portrayed by actors with a background in comedy, or even by straight-up stand-up comedians. Comedians often have an easier time putting themselves out there due to the over-critical nature of comedy and often come out with some of the boldest performances on television. In this list, we note the best TV villains that were played by normally comedic actors and why they nailed it.
Warning: Spoilers to follow.