25 Female TV Characters Who Were Unfairly Hated By Audiences

In the movie world, actors often portray different roles that bring us different emotions. When the protagonists can dazzle fans with love, the antagonist may make people hate them. Some actors even rose to their stardom with anti-heroes’ characters.
And all of us might dislike at least one TV character, which probably made us turn off the screen. However, they didn't deserve it because people might do the same things when being in their situations. But emotion isn’t easy to control, and people even hate some female TV characters for no reason. Indeed, women's stories are probably more dramatic than men’s. So things can easily be more complicated.
Today, we have compiled a list of 25 female characters that are dislikable but might not deserve it. Finally, let us know your opinions in the comment section!

#1 Mrs. Kim in Gilmore Girls

Source: The WB

Mrs. Kim always set strict rules for Lan, but it all came from a mother's love.

#2 Elena Gilbert in The Vampire Diaries

Source: The CW

Everyone judged her so brutally for her breakup with Stefan. But, it’s quite normal when people fall in love with somebody else.

#3 Janice Rosenstein in Friends

Source: NBC

Although everyone considered Janice an annoying character, she was cute and fun and deserved better recognition.

#4 Jackie Cook in Veronica Mars

Source: Tessa Thompson

She was regarded as a dislikable person at all seasons. Still, she was the main character Wallace’s love interest. She needed to be added more diversity to the cast from the beginning.

#5 Guinevere Beck in You

Source: Netflix

People hated Guinevere Beck because she was whiny and untalented. She wasn’t the perfect girl because the protagonist Joe didn’t treat her well. 

#6 Tina Cohen-Chang in Glee

Source: Fox

She was an original member of New Directions but was treated like a villain. Her stories were related to Artie, Mike, and Blaine which made her annoying.

#7 Karen Filippelli in The Office

Source: NBC

She was known for stealing Jim from Pam, but it wasn't true. She did nothing wrong and even became a supportive girlfriend to Jim.

#8 Betty Draper in Mad Men

Source: AMC

Betty Draper never got a happy ending. She was mean and cole because her husband cheated on her so many times.

#9 Skyler White in Breaking Bad

Source: AMC

Some people can’t understand why Skyler was hated. Everyone did the same when being in her situation.

#10 Lori Grimes in The Walking Dead

Source: AMC

It remains questionable about her decisions but she was just trying to do the best things for herself and her son.

#11 Monse Finnie in On My Block

Source: Netflix

Monse Finnie was described as whiny, bossy, and indecisive in the film. However, people seem to forget that her mother abandoned her when she was very young. She was the glue to hold the friend group members together.

#12 Iris West in The Flash

Source: The CW

The reason why Iris is hated is ridiculous.

#13 Peyton Sawyer in One Tree Hill

Source: The WB

People hated her a lot but she didn’t deserve all of it.

#14 Esme Song in Degrassi: Next Class

Source: Netflix

Esme did several bad things but she still deserved better. Because she was dealing with a lot of trauma.

#15 Emily Waltham in Friends

Source: NBC

Emily was screwed over by Ross and Rachel. She deserved so much better.

#16 Marissa Cooper in The O.C.

Source: Fox

Marrisa got screwed over by Johny. If they hadn’t become friends, she wouldn’t have gone down the wrong path. 

#17 Mellie Grant in Scandal

Source: ABC

There were different opinions about Mellie. She was mostly considered an arrogant and selfish woman, but she wasn't because her husband had cheated on her and humiliated her. 

#18 Courtney Crimson in 13 Reasons Why

Source: Netflix

Courteney was hated but she was far from the worst character of the show. But everybody did many terrible things, but people only focused on Courtney.

#19 Katara in Avatar: The Last Airbender

Source: Nickelodeon

Katara is a 14-year-old girl who went through a lot at a very young age. She doesn’t deserve the hate she gets.

#20 Vanessa Abrams in Gossip Girl

Source: The CW

There was a lot of worse person in the show. But only Vanessa was hated by the audience.

#21 Josie Saltzman in Legacies

Source: The CW

Josie made some bad decisions but she was unfair. She got so much hate when splitting up with Penelope. We never fully understand what she had been through in that relationship.

#22 Lindsey Strauss in One Tree Hill

Source: The CW

Lindsey wasn’t a mean person. She made the good choice to leave Lucas when he definitely fell in love with Peyton, who was rude to Lindsey for no season.

#23 Lindsay Lister in Gilmore Girls

Source: The WB

Lindsay’s not perfect. She was rude to Rory and that was all. She deserved much better.

#24 April Nardini in Gilmore Girls

Source: The WB

Everyone blamed her for Lorelai and Luke breaking up. But she had nothing to do with it.

#25 Jenny Humphrey in Gossip Girl

Source: The CW

Jenny Humphrey got so much hate for the damn thing she did, but no one blinked an eye when Serena or Blair did wrong things. Blair was much worse than Jenny.
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