Top Ten Fictional Villains Who Would Be Bad Role Models to Toddlers

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1 Scar (The Lion King) Scar (The Lion King) Scar is the main antagonist of Disney's 1994 animated feature film, The Lion King. He was the second son of Ahadi and Uru — who were, at one time, King and Queen of the Pride Lands — the younger brother of Mufasa, and the uncle of Simba.

He teaches you to kill your family. That's not a good role model.

2 Ultron (Avengers: Age of Ultron) Ultron (Avengers: Age of Ultron) Ultron is a fictional supervillain appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. He is most recognized as a foe of the Avengers, and has a quasi-familial relationship with several of their members, especially his creator Hank Pym.

Ultron teaches your kids about world domination and how to try and kill an awesome superhero team

3 Lord Voldemort (Harry Potter)

Teaches You How To Kill Muggles Which Means Your Own Family! 😳

4 Bowser (Mario)

Kidnap a woman repeatedly and attempt to murder her boyfriend with an army of turtles.
Not sure how imitatable that is... - Garythesnail

5 Thanos (Marvel Cinematic Universe) Thanos (Marvel Cinematic Universe) Thanos is a fictional supervillain appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character was created by Jim Starlin and Mike Friedrich. The character first appeared in Iron Man #55 and has been portrayed by actors Damion Poitier and Josh Brolin in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

The worst example for anyone whose has a daughter and wants to kill her.
How an additional note: I HATE THANOS. - NelMemazo

6 Kronos (Greek Myths and Percy Jackson)
7 Chloe Bourgeois (Miraculous Ladybug) Chloe Bourgeois (Miraculous Ladybug) Chloe Bourgeois is a secondary antagonist from the French show, Miraculous Ladybug. She is a daughter of Mayor Andre Bourgeois. She responsible to makes almost all her classmates gets akumatized because her selfish attitude like harassing and bullies them. Her akuma form is Antibug, an opposite of Ladybug. ...read more.
8 Julian (Wonder)
9 Heather (Total Drama) Heather (Total Drama)
10 Oogie Boogie (The Nightmare Before Christmas) Oogie Boogie (The Nightmare Before Christmas)

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11 Ganondorf (The Legend of Zelda Series) Ganondorf (The Legend of Zelda Series) Ganon (Referred to as Ganondorf in human form) is a fictional character and the central antagonist of Nintendo's Legend of Zelda series. He is a power-hungry Gerudo who possesses the Triforce of Power and aims to conquer Hyrule with the remaining Triforce parts.
12 Teridax (Bionicle)
13 Luke Castellan (Percy Jackson)
14 Darth Vader (Star Wars) Darth Vader (Star Wars) Darth Vader was the original dark lord for Star Wars. Darth Vader ruled with both fear and aggression. Originally Anakin Skywalker a young Jedi who was then seduced by the dark side of the force by Chancellor Palpatine/Darth Sidious. Vader had his limbs cut off by his jedi master Obi-Wan Kenobi leaving ...read more.

Number 9? Are you kidding? He killed a bunch of elementary school-age kids! - RiverClanRocks

15 Dr. Eggman (Sonic the Hedgehog) Dr. Eggman (Sonic the Hedgehog) Doctor Ivo "Eggman" Robotnik is a fictional video game character and the main antagonist of the Sonic the Hedgehog series, created by Sega.
16 Janja (The Lion Guard) Janja (The Lion Guard) Janja is the main antagonist of the first season and later became one of the three secondary antagonists (behind Scar) of the second season of Disney Junior animated series The Lion Guard.

Why does a whole population of hyenas have to be the baddies over and over again?

For gosh sake its only one clan

Jasiri is the good hyena along with her family.

17 Holli Would (Cool World)
18 Britt Westbourne (General Hospital)

She is selfish, bitchy, vindictive and a compulsive liar, hence her nickname, The Britch. She'll do whatever sick, twisted thing it takes to get whatever she wants, even if it puts others through hell. She doesn't care who she hurts as long as she gets exactly what she wants.

19 Mayor May Who (How the Grinch Stole Christmas)

I feel very sorry for the Grinch. That bastard mayor is a jerk!

In the 2000 version with Jim Carrey, the Mayor is the reason The Grinch hates Christmas, because he bullied him and humiliated him as a child, making the Mayor an even bigger villain than The Grinch.

20 Emperor Palpatine (Star Wars) Emperor Palpatine (Star Wars) Sheev Palpatine (also known by his Sith identity Darth Sidious and publicly as Senator Palpatine, then Supreme Chancellor Palpatine, and later Emperor Palpatine) is a fictional character and one of the primary antagonists of the Star Wars franchise, mainly portrayed by Ian McDiarmid.
21 Beetlejuice
22 Percy Wetmore (The Green Mile)

He would teach your kids to be stupid, sadistic, ruthless and care nothing for others. He would also teach them not to be able to take what they dish out. He's pure evil!

23 Pain (Nagato)
24 Negan Negan Negan is a fictional character from the comic book series The Walking Dead and is portrayed by Jeffrey Dean Morgan in the American television series of the same name.

He's brutal, ruthless and sadistic. He hurts innocent people and has a sick sense of humor. He's pure evil!

25 Gogo Yubari (Kill Bill) Gogo Yubari (Kill Bill)

At the tender age of 17, she's severely disturbed and blood-thirsty. She would teach your child how to be sadistic and enjoy killing.

26 Luther (The Warriors)

He teaches your kids not to have a conscience and murder for no reason.

27 Elle Driver (Kill Bill)
28 Madison Lee (Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle) Madison Lee (Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle)

She's an angel turned bad and has no problem hurting innocent people.

29 Michael Corleone (The Godfather) Michael Corleone (The Godfather) Michael Corleone is the main character in Mario Puzo's novel The Godfather and the three films based upon it, all directed by Francis Ford Coppola.

Let me guess? This fictional character teaches you how to join a Mafia? Wow... Just Wow! No words!

30 The Governor (The Walking Dead) The Governor (The Walking Dead) The Governor is a fictional character and a primary antagonist from the The Walking Dead comic book and television series.
31 Nurse Ratched (One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest)
32 Angelica Pickles (Rugrats) Angelica Pickles (Rugrats) Angelica Pickles is a cartoon character who appears in the Nickelodeon shows Rugrats, All Grown Up!, and Rugrats Pre-School Daze, and is among one of the series' original characters.
33 Joker (The Dark Knight) Joker (The Dark Knight) The Joker is a fictional super villain created by Bill Finger, Bob Kane, and Jerry Robinson who first appeared in the debut issue of the comic book Batman (April 25, 1940) published by DC Comics. Credit for the Joker's creation is disputed; Kane and Robinson claimed responsibility for the Joker's design, ...read more.

He's a psychopath and abuses Harley Stupid Quinn, his girlfriend.

34 Blix (Legend)

I actually like Blix (he's my favorite character in Legend), but he would be a bad role model. He's black-hearted, snide and somewhat abusive toward his cronies to keep them in line or when angered.

35 Tony Montana (Scarface) Tony Montana (Scarface) Antonio Raimundo "Tony" Montana is a fictional character and the villain protagonist of the 1983 film Scarface.
36 Harry Lime (Home Alone)

Harry and Marv would encourage your children to break into other people's homes and steal.

37 Marv (Home Alone)

He and his pal Harry would teach your kid to break into other people's houses and steal.

38 Frieza (Dragon Ball Z) Frieza (Dragon Ball Z) Freeza (Pronounced "Frieza" in the Funimation dub) is fictional character in the Dragon Ball series by Akira Toriyama as the primary antagonist of the Freeza Saga. He is a galactic tyrant who governs the Planet Trade Organization and is feared by the universe for his sadistic and brutal nature. He is ...read more.
39 Haruka Seameyer Haruka Seameyer
40 Slade (Teen Titans) Slade (Teen Titans) Slade is a fictional incarnation of the character Deathstroke in the American animated series Teen Titans and is the archenemy of the Teen Titans, who wants them destroyed for his own unknown reasons, and is the main antagonist of Season 1 and Season 2; He appears as a vision in Season 3, returned only ...read more.
41 Joe Mental Mentalino
42 Percival C. McLeach
43 Anak-Su-Namun
44 Lightning Dust (My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic)

I'm pretty sure ANY villain is a bad role model for kids... - GlassweighanCountess

45 Honest John (Pinocchio) Honest John (Pinocchio)

He's a con man and very good at it. But I still like him. I wouldn't want to be like him, though.

46 Knave of Hearts (Alice in Wonderland) Knave of Hearts (Alice in Wonderland)

Dishonest and manipulative.

47 Chara (Undertale) Chara (Undertale) Chara is a character in the game Undertale by Toby "Radiation" Fox who is one of the seven people to fall to the Underground prior to the fall of the player character. Her name can be changed by the player and will be assumed as the player character, until the Pacifist Route when Asriel asks for the ...read more.
48 Alphys (Undertale) Alphys (Undertale) Alphys is an adorably dorky, lab-coat-wearing, bespectacled, yellow-skinned lizard scientist who resides in her lab in Hotland in the critically acclaimed cult classic RPG known as Undertale, wherein she partakes in the daily act of watching insane amounts of anime and having a vast majority of the ...read more.
49 Buddy Love (The Nutty Professor)

He's obnoxious and just plain crazy. He's insane!

50 Agent Smith (The Matrix) Agent Smith (The Matrix)
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Updated 2 Dec 2019

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Top Remixes

1. Scar (The Lion King)
2. Chloe Bourgeois (Miraculous Ladybug)
3. Heather (Total Drama)
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1. Ultron (Avengers: Age of Ultron)
2. Lord Voldemort (Harry Potter)
3. Thanos (Marvel Cinematic Universe)
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