Unconventional Presidents: TV's Wildest Rides to the White House

TV's Most Surprising Presidents

This November, We The People will choose as President of the United States either the first woman to hold the position, or an ambitious businessman who has never been elected to any public office.

Either way, a milestone will be marked — just as many a TV character has come to become POTUS in noteworthy, sometimes surprising ways.

On the occasion of this election year’s Republican and Democratic National Conventions, TVLine revisited more than a dozen of TV’s most unconventional presidents, from the woman who would precede Hillary Clinton’s bid by 30 years to groundbreaker David Palmer. From the unethically elected philanderer Fitzgerald Grant to maybe even Wonder Woman herself…?!

Review our list of “surprising” TV presidents (click here for direct access), and then tell us who among them gets your vote.