19. Yzma, The Emperor’s New Groove
The power hungry former advisor to Emperor Kuzco is desperate to be ruler. She is however delusional as she sees herself as beautiful when really, c’mon.
Most Evil Deed: Attempting to kill Kuzco, but instead turning him into a llama with a magic potion.
17. Governor Ratcliffe, Pocahontas
Greedy, ruthless, and xenophobic. His immeasurable desire for gold and notoriety are the main motivators behind his cruel behavior.
Most Evil Deed: Shooting John Smith by accident while actually attempting to shoot Chief Powhatan.
16. Doctor Facilier, The Princess and the Frog
This evil witch doctor tries to rule New Orleans by any mean necessary, turning Prince Naveen into a frog in the process. A real sketch move.
Most Evil Deed: Tricking Tiana into kissing a fake Prince Naveen which turns her into a frog as well.
14. Lotso, Toy Story 3
Kind and inviting at first, this toy tyrant tricks incoming toys and lies to them about their impending treatment. A true two-face.
Most Evil Deed: Abandoning Woody and Buzz after they save him from an incinerator in the garbage dump.
13. Captain Hook, Peter Pan
The arch-enemy of Peter Pan and the Lost Boys who will stop at nothing to get revenge for Pan dismembering his hand.
Most Evil Deed: Tricking Tinker Bell into revealing Pan’s secret hide out, then locking her in a lamp.
12. Sid Phillips, Toy Story
He’s the kid everyone loved to hate. This bratty sadistic kid’s idea of fun is taking toys apart and switching out body parts. The only reason he’s not higher is because he didn’t realize the toys are alive.
Most Evil Deed: Blowing up a Combat Carl with an M80.
11. Hades, Hercules
Aside from being cynical and having major anger management issues, Hades is god of the underworld. That alone warrants a ranking on the list.
Most Evil Deed: Coercing Hercules into giving up his powers for twenty-four hours on the condition that Meg (his love interest) will be unharmed.
10. Shan Yu, Mulan
The leader of the Huns is among the most ruthless and merciless villains ever seen. Killing his enemies in cold blood to prove his strength isn’t below him.
Most Evil Deed: Murdering one of the emperor’s messengers in cold blood after decimating a village.
9. Claude Frollo, The Hunchback of Notre Dame
This Demon Deacon uses his influence and power to strike fear into people. His treatment of Quasimodo and desire for Esmeralda make him easy to despise.
Most Evil Deed: Leading a violent mob into Notre Dame cathedral in an attempt to kill Quasimodo.
8. Jafar, Aladdin
Diabolical and obsessed with Princess Jasmine, Jafar is a perfect fit for the “evil sorcerer” stereotype.
Most Evil Deed: Stealing the magical lamp and using his first two wishes to take the Sultan’s throne and to become the most powerful sorcerer in the world.
6. Queen Granhilde (The Evil Queen), Snow White
The original Disney villain. She was obsessed with being the fairest of them all to the point where she turned herself into an ugly witch. That is commitment!Most Evil Deed: In the form of a witch she tricks Snow White into eating a poison apple that makes her fall into a semi-permanent slumber.
5. Maleficent, Sleeping Beauty
This evil soreness is one of the most iconic villains of all time. I mean she cast a spell on Aurora just because she wasn’t invited to Aurora’s christening. Talk about bitter.
Most Evil Deed: Turning into an enormous fire-breathing dragon and battling Prince Phillip to prevent him from releasing Princess Aurora from her curse.
4. Ursula, The Little Mermaid
This sea witch is manipulative and deceptive. She managed to trick both Ariel and King Trident to advance her own agenda.
Most Evil Deed: Tricking Ariel into becoming mute and coercing King Trident to sacrifice his power to save her.
3. Lady Tremaine, Cinderella
This “Wicked Stepmother’s” cruel and abusive treatment of Cinderella makes her one of the most disliked Disney villains of all time.
Most Evil Deed: Turning Cinderella’s step-sisters against her and generally making her life a living hell.
2. Cruella De Vil, 101 Dalmatians
This fashion-obsessed heiress wishes to use the skins of the 101 Dalmatian puppies for a fur coat. In terms of villains she is absolutely iconic.
Most Evil Deed: Causing a high speed chase she almost succeeds in ramming the lorry, driver, dalmatians and all, off a cliff.
1. Scar, The Lion King
Is their really an argument here? Aside from being a terrible uncle he KILLED MUFASA!!! After murdering his brother he then convinced Simba that it was his fault and banished from the kingdom forever. Oh, and his soldiers marched in goose step to increase the creep factor. He single-handily took away the innocence of an entire generation by murdering his brother.
Most Evil Deed: HE KILLED MUFASA!!!