What’s a hero without a good villain? Without a good villain, a hero’s journey is a dull, uninteresting affair. Year after year, television’s bad guys and gals do their worst to bring out the best in our heroes. In honor of the contributions that these scoundrels – and the actors who’ve so brilliantly portrayed them – have made to the television shows we love, we bring you our favorite TV villains. Click any photo for more information.