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More of TV’s Worst Character Additions Ever: Readers’ Choices From Buffy, Grey’s, Game of Thrones and More

Worst New TV Characters Cast Additions List
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We did our best to round up the very worst TV cast additions of all time — but even we can’t catch everything.

Last month, we unveiled our picks for what we dubbed the Cousin Oliver All-Stars: the most unappealing and unwelcome characters who were added to hit TV shows and failed miserably, named in honor of The Brady Bunch‘s infamous tyke. (Check out our original list here.) We cast a wide net, but our intrepid TVLine readers came up with even more character names that should never have appeared on a TV show’s cast list. A few of their selections are direct rebukes to our own list as well, naming alternate characters from the same TV shows who were even more dreadful than our picks. Of course we understand: Choosing terrible TV characters is a very personal decision.

Read on to see who else TVLine readers pegged as the worst TV characters to join their shows after the first season, including ill-advised additions to fan-favorite dramas like Grey’s Anatomy, Game of Thrones and Buffy the Vampire Slayer and classic comedies like The Office, The Cosby Show and Married… With Children. And if you didn’t see your own picks anywhere on our list or their list? Head on down to the comment section below and refresh our memories.

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