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    26 TV Deaths That Made People Jump For Joy In Their Living Rooms


    Recently we asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us the most satisfying TV villain deaths. Here are some of the best!


    1. Joffrey from Game Of Thrones

    Joffrey with a purple face and blood coming out of his nose after being poisoned

    "I literally jumped out of my chair and happy danced with my entire family!"


    "It was just the right amount of awful that I wanted to turn away from his purple, bleeding face, but I couldn’t. The whole scene was so well done. They really reminded us of how absolutely awful he was right up until he died."


    2. Gus Fring from Breaking Bad


    "Such an amazing ending to one of the most badass villains, and the fact Hector played a part in it was so satisfying to watch."


    "I literally screamed with delight when Tio Salamanca blew his face off with the bomb detonated by the bell on his wheelchair!!! Nothing will ever be that well-played or as satisfying!"


    3. Caleb from Buffy the Vampire Slayer

    Caleb calls Buffy a stupid girl and says she doesn't have the balls to kill him, so Buffy axes him in the balls and asks "Who does nowadays?"
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    "So metaphorical and satisfying."


    "Caleb getting bisected from the balls up is great."


    4. Black Jack Randall from Outlander

    Jaime stabbing Jack

    "I hated his character so much that I am actually getting pissed just typing this, but when he was killed I got up and did a touchdown dance."


    "His death was extremely satisfying. I hated him with every bone in my body."


    5. Pike from The 100

    Octavia stabs Pike
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    "He murdered an army while they slept even though they were sent there to protect him. And I will never forgive him for executing Lincoln. It was so satisfying when Octavia killed him and got her revenge!"


    6. The Handler from The Umbrella Academy

    One of the milkmen shoots The Handler

    "Right before she died, we saw that she never loved her adopted daughter, Lila. She had only kept her around for her powers, and was ready to kill her when she was no longer useful. The Handler manipulated everyone in her life to get ahead and gain power. Oh, and not to mention that she killed countless innocent people without regret."


    7. Kilgrave from Jessica Jones


    "He was a despicable person and I cheered when Jessica snapped his neck."


    "He was a fantastic villain because he was just so purely evil, and it was so satisfying to see Jessica finally break free of him and win."


    8. Rocket Romano from ER


    "He was a hard nosed, sexist douche."


    "I know it was kind of cheesy, but it was also so satisfying when that helicopter crashed on him. He was the worst."


    9. The Governor from The Walking Dead

    The Governor getting stabbed by a sword

    "I hated him and after all the crap he did, it was so satisfying to see him finally get killed."


    "He was the absolute WORST. I hate to say it but I was so happy when he got what he deserved."


    10. Vee from Orange Is the New Black

    Rosa hits Vee with her car and keeps driving

    "She had it coming for so long and it was all the more satisfying that Rosa was the one to do it."


    11. Leonard Peabody/Harold Jenkins from The Umbrella Academy

    Vanya uses her powers to lift up Leonard and throw knives at him

    "I was SCREAMING for Vanya when she finally ended that asshole. I had NO remorse for him. None."


    12. Littlefinger from Game of Thrones

    Sansa says "You stand accused of treason. How do you answer these charges...Lord Baelish" and then Arya cuts his throat

    "He was so smug up until Sansa said his name and then him on his knees and begging. Then Arya just walked up and slit his was all fantastic."


    "It came completely out of nowhere and when it finally sinks in what's happening you are just so damn happy he won't be around to manipulate anyone anymore."


    13. The Boston Reaper from Criminal Minds

    The Reaper says he surrenders, but Hotch keeps punching him until he's dead

    "After all he did to Hotch, he finally got what he deserved."


    "And Hotch would not stop beating him even well after he was dead. So good."


    14. Ramsay Bolton from Game of Thrones


    "Joffrey was horrible but Ramsay was a whole new level of bad. He tortured Theon and Sansa among others, and I’ll never not smile watching his death scene, especially when it was Sansa who delivered it."


    15. Nanny Carrie from One Tree Hill

    Carrie says she's not dead. Dan responds "Sure you are" and shoots her
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    "She was so evil and seeing Dan shoot her not once, but twice was very satisfying. I was so happy that she was gone and couldn't ruin the Scott family’s lives anymore!"


    16. Oliver Thredson from American Horror Story: Asylum

    Thredson says Lana will be his last victim and Lana shoots him, saying prison's too good for him

    "He was such a creep, to put it very mildly. The way that Lana Winters took him out was so satisfying."


    17. Gemma Teller-Morrow from Sons of Anarchy

    Jax shoots Gemma in the head

    "She was such an incredible character in Sons of Anarchy, but absolutely no death in the entire series was more satisfying than hers. She earned every bit of what she got and more."


    18. The Night King from Game of Thrones

    Arya drops her knife, catches it with her other hand, and stabs the Night King

    "As soon I saw Arya, I physically jumped on my couch and broke the frame. I wished it was Jon who held the dagger, but she was an excellent substitute."


    19. Dr. Wes from The Vampire Diaries

    Damon says it's his turn to play doctor and starts cutting out Wes's eye
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    "He was a serial torturer and it was so satisfying to see him finally get what he deserved."


    20. Todd from Breaking Bad

    Jesse strangles Todd

    "After all Jesse Pinkman had been through, watching him strangle Todd to death was so satisfying."


    "It was one of the best villain deaths, especially since Todd wasn’t expecting it. Awesomeness all around."


    21. Agent Stahl from Sons of Anarchy


    "It was sweet justice that Opie was the one to do it."


    "Stahl was the WORST. Seeing her fear crack through her tough exterior to reveal a sniveling puddle of tears was sooooo satisfying."


    22. Gul Dukat from Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

    Gul Dukat falling into the fire

    "When he was killed and sentenced to an eternity of torment and pain it seemed like an adequate punishment for someone who occupied and ravaged a planet, sold his own people and planet out to similar oppressors, and tormented good people for no reason."


    "He had tons of opportunities to choose to be a better man, too. And squandered all of them!"


    23. Stephen Bonnet from Outlander

    Brianna shoots Stephen as he is strung up to a rod in water

    "You never get to know if it's mercy or revenge that's Brianna's motivation, but the fact that she gets to make that choice was extremely powerful."


    24. Mason from Hannibal


    "Plus the fact that Margot got to help mastermind it all and actually do it made it all the better."


    25. Munro from Reign

    Mary says Munro brought her from France and took her heart, and now she's repaying him
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    "It felt like such a relief. I had to cheer because not only was it unexpected from such a delicate character, but she did it in the name of Francis. This was something that the Mary at the beginning of the show would not have done. It showed her growth as a fearless leader and it brought justice to Francis’ murder. A cheerful sight indeed."


    26. And finally, Snyder from Buffy the Vampire Slayer

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    "I literally CHEERED when this happened. Snyder was the absolute worst. He was so mean to Buffy despite the fact that she literally kept her classmates alive, and he always turned a blind eye to the actual bad guys. Seeing him get eaten by The Mayor was a highlight of the Season 3 finale."


    Note: Submissions have been edited for length/clarify.

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