19 TV Characters That Were Just So Bad, They Pretty Much Ruined Their Shows

We asked the BuzzFeed Community which TV characters were so bad — like genuinely insufferable — that they pretty much ruined their shows. Here's what they said:

1.Nathan Shelley from Ted Lasso

closeup of him in training gear on the field

2.Laurie from Euphoria

Woman in a kitchen with a fridge covered in magnets, looking concerned

3.Jason Carver from Stranger Things

closeup of him in a polo at a party

4.Roland Schitt from Schitt's Creek

closeup of him sitting at a desk

5.Manny Delgado from Modern Family

teen sitting by the pool with his feet in

6.Matt Donovan from The Vampire Diaries

closeup of him holding a cue stick

"That guy is just ughhhh. Such an empty character."


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7.Gina Linetti from Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Gina from Brooklyn Nine-Nine lounges at her desk surrounded by office supplies and personal items

8.Ann Perkins from Parks and Recreation

closeup of her scrunching her face in disapproval

9.Andy Bernard from The Office

andy sitting on top of his desk in a suit

10.Izzy Stevens from Grey's Anatomy

Izzy in medical scrubs smiling off-camera on a TV set

11.Ross Gellar from Friends

Ross from Friends sits at a desk surrounded by dinosaur artifacts, wearing a jacket and tie with a dinosaur-themed shirt

12.Hazel Wassername from 30 Rock

closeup of her with short hair, wearing a dress

13.Barney Stinson from How I Met Your Mother

Neil Patrick Harris in a vest and dress shirt on a TV show set

14.Castiel from Supernatural

closeup of him standing outside

15.Randall Pearson on This Is Us

closeup of him wearing glasses and a vest over a sweater as he stands outside

16.Mandy Hampton from The West Wing

closeup of her looking up

17.Tom Haverford from Parks and Recreation

closeup of him looking into the camera wearing a suit

18.Owen Hunt from Grey's Anatomy

Owen Hunt from Grey's Anatomy in scrubs, looking concerned in a hospital setting

19.Pierce Hawthorne on Community

pierce holding up a large book

Responses have been edited for length/clarity. 

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