Saddest TV Deaths


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Mike Delfino (James Denton) - Desperate Housewives
I didn't expect that. It was shocking


2Pa'u Zotoh Zhaan (Virginia Hey) - Farscape
They killed the most unique, kind and powerful character. The show wasn't that good after she left


3Xena (Lucy Lawless) - Xena: Warrior Princess
Xena is beautiful madam, mythology sleng Polyxene. Xena is excellent fight to zord and body. She is have frend to amazon quenn, name Gabrielle.
XENA! (Lucy Lawles). Xena is werry good warrior woman. She have in body to warriors costeem, werry match frend and Xena is power werry match good opponent to mythical GODS.

4Cordelia (Charisma Carpenter) - Angel
The most beautiful, hot and charming woman of Buffy/Angel universe dies - it's horrible. Cordy and Angel should have been together


5Lisa Madigan (Yvette Nipar) - RoboCop: The Series
Those who watched that T.V. series will understand me. Lisa was brilliant partner for RoboCop


6Nate Fisher (Peter Krause) - Six Feet Under

7Veronica Donovan (Robin Tunney) - Prison Break
Veronica was the smartest and the most desperate female character in PB. She was like female version of Michael. Why the hell they killed her?


8Dr. Mark Greene (Anthony Edwards) - ER
That was so sad. When his daughter, who had become somewhat estranged, made them stop the limo and she released the balloon into the sky (like when she was a kid). I'll never forget that.


There has never been an episode so sad and touching. This just goes to show how great the acting and actual show was. There will never be another drama as good as ER in my opinion. It always seemed to hit so close to home.
"the heart and soul of the ER" died. It was very sad


9Rita Bennett (Julie Benz) - Dexter
This without a doubt HAS to be number 1. I was so sad when she died. And the show isn't the same without her.
I cried during and after definitely the saddest moment :(

10Charlie Pace (Dominic Monaghan) - Lost
He was such a great character with so much nobility and good intentions. Unfortunately you don't think a character like him is supposed to die but when he does it's terrible. I think this should be way higher up on the list as his death was not just depressing but emotional and empowering as well.
His death had me crying for like six episodes! Because you knew it was coming but not exactly when, and then it happened and it was heart breaking! To me it was the saddest death on Lost, and that is saying a whole lot because they had a heck of a lot of sad deaths!

The Contenders

11Chef (Isaac Hayes) - South Park

12Prue Halliwell (Shannen Doherty) - Charmed
I personally didn't like that show but the episode where Prue dies was brilliant, touching and very sad. The acting was superb


I cried so much when Prue passed away, because she really grew on me and she was such a lovable and strong character <3.

13Amy Pond (Karen Gillan) - Doctor Who
When I saw this I was like, "weeping angel if you dare kill the hot chick I will f***ing kill you! " but it did and then I was like, "NNOO!

14Tenth Doctor (David Tennant) - Doctor Who
"I don't want to go! "

15Hershel Greene (Scott Wilson) - The Walking Dead
The shock alone is terrible but seeing one of the most influential fantasy characters ever get their head chopped of by the governor is beyond words

16Brian Griffin (Seth MacFarlane) - Family Guy
The entire world went in to shock.
Not gonna lie, I cried

17Eddard Stark (Sean Bean) - Game of Thrones
I cried my eyes out at this scene. He didn't even get justice and that god damn Joffrey is still king!

18Kenny McCormick (Matt Stone) - South Park
, they killed Kenny! I couldn't resist :).


Kenny Dies is the saddest episodof any T.V. show I've ever seen... someone, PLEASE, get thing in the top 10.

19Marissa Cooper (Mischa Barton) - The O.C.

20Darla (Julie Benz) - Angel

21Ianto Jones (Gareth David-Lloyd) - Torchwood

22Toshiko Sato (Naoko Mori) - Torchwood
She was sweet, smart, beautiful, kind... I love all characters in Torchwood but Toshiko was my favorite. Her death was definitely one of the saddest moments on Television


The character I am most fond of in Torchwood. This apart though her death is truly gut wrenching

23Allison Argent (Crystal Reed) - Teen Wolf
It was unexpected and very sad. What got into me while watching her final scene was when Lydia screamed her name and when she died in Scott's arms.

24Mermaid Man (Ernest Borgnine) - Spongebob SquarePants
I thankthat ernst borgnine was a fine actor

25Stephanie Holden (Alexandra Paul) - Baywatch

26Kimberly Shaw (Marcia Cross) - Melrose Place
Even though she was a psycho witch, her death was very sad


27Sydney Andrews (Laura Leighton) - Melrose Place
Absolutely shocking death for her. She finally found her LOVE and... Death found her. I hated that episode where sweet Sydney dies on her marriage


28Adam Carter (Rupert Penry-Jones) MI5

29Ruth Evershed (Nicola Walker) - Spooks

30River Song (Alex Kingston) - Doctor Who

31Rory Williams (Arthur Darvill) - Doctor Who

32Jack Shepherd (Matthew Fox) - Lost
Saddest death ever. And saddest ending to a T.V. show ever.

33Jonathan Kent (John Schneider) - Smallville

34Joyce Summers (Kristine Sutherland) - Buffy the Vampire Slayer

35Robb Stark (Richard Madden) - Game of Thrones

36Sophia Peletier (Madison Lintz) - Walking Dead

37Nate Westen (Seth Peterson) - Burn Notice

38Michael Scofield (Wentworth Miller) - Prison Break
So sad I wish he lived happily ever after he was a guy to love

39Moira Queen (Susanna Thompson) - Arrow

40Tracy Dodsworth (Baywatch)
This was an absolutely heartbreaking death

41Nathan Petrelli (Adrian Pasdar) - Heroes
Nathan's change of character to do an act of selflessness to knowingly kill himself to save millions while also realizing that nothing is more important than the love of your family is a powerful scene.

42Mona Vanderwaal ( Janel Parish) - Pretty Little Liars

43Jax Teller - Sons of Anarchy

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