Community·Posted on Sep 25, 2020Which TV Characters Did You Prefer When They Were Villains?Face it — Spike was better as the villain.by Hannah MarderBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Most TV shows have a plethora of villains. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF HBO But every so often, one of these villains actually turns into a hero. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Nickelodeon Don't get me wrong, I love a good redemption arc. But sometimes...I kind of wish the character had stayed a villain. Like Spike — he was so much fun as the villain on Buffy the Vampire Slayer! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF The WB Or Elijah on The Vampire Diaries — he was SO intriguing when he first appeared as the villain! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF The CW TBH, Regina was one of the most effective villains Once Upon a Time ever had. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF ABC And although I loved Michael becoming a part of the Soul Squad on The Good Place, it was also so much fun to watch him work against them. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF NBC Now it's your turn — which redeemed TV character did you prefer as the villain and why? Let me know in the comments and you could be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community post!