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    33 TV Characters Who Were Supposed To Be Hated But Became Fan Favorites Anyway

    At first, we hated them. Now, we love them.

    5 years ago, Redditor u/ASwagCashew asked users about characters that were universally hated but ended up becoming fan favorites later throughout the series. Do you agree with these answers? Check them out:

    1. Bodie from The Wire

    2. Jamie Lannister from Game of Thrones

    3. James "Sawyer" Ford from Lost

    4. Dr. Gauis Baltar from Battlestar Galactica: Razor

    5. John Murphy from The 100

    6. Carver from The Wire

    7. Pete Campbell from Mad Men

    8. Wesley Wyndam-Pryce from Buffy The Vampire Slayer

    9. Kramer in Seinfield

    10. James Cook from Skins

    11. Mickey Milkovich from Shameless

    12. Michael Scott from The Office

    13. Andy Dwyer from Parks & Recreation

    14. Steve from Stranger Things

    15. Ahsoka Tano from the Star Wars: The Clone Wars series

    16. Sansa Stark from Game of Thrones

    17. Caroline from The Vampire Diaries

    18. Bobby from Twin Peaks

    19. Carol from The Walking Dead

    20. Patti from The Leftovers

    21. James Hurley from Twin Peaks

    22. Zuko from Avatar: The Last Airbender

    23. Dan Scott from One Tree Hill

    24. Skye/Daisy Johnson from Agents of SHIELD

    25. Donna Noble from Doctor Who

    26. T-Bag from Prison Break

    27. Paris Geller from Gilmore Girls

    28. Rumpelstiltskin/Mr. Gold from Once Upon a Time

    29. Ruth in Ozark

    30. Mellie Grant from Scandal

    31. Mike Ehrmantraut from Breaking Bad

    32. Grant Ward from Agents of SHIELD

    33. Harrison Wells from The Flash

    Are there any TV show characters you hated at first but grew to love? Let me know in the comments section below!