17 TV Characters Who Had Such Wildly Different Personalities At The Start, They May As Well Be Separate Characters
There's character development, and then there's this.
Most TV characters change in some capacity over the run of the show, for better or for worse. It wouldn't be good storytelling if everyone stayed exactly the same forever and never grew at all.
Sometimes a character undergoes incredible development, has a redemption arc, or just naturally evolves during the series.
Other times, however, a character's personality seems to do a complete 180 out of nowhere, to the point where it doesn't even feel like the same character. In fact, it almost feels as if the writers decided to completely scrap the original character altogether.
Here are 17 TV characters who had such drastic personality changes, they were basically rewritten entirely:
Warning: Spoilers ahead!!!
Note: No. 13 contains references to sexual assault.