My Favorite TV Characters, at the Beginnings and Ends of Their Shows

*or, for current shows, the beginning and most recent season. **only applies to characters present throughout the entire series, so no Juliet Burke y'all. I know, I'm hurt too.
  1. Jack Shepard, LOST, Season 1
    Leader of the group, daddy issues
  2. Jack Shepard, LOST, Season 6
    Leader of the group, less daddy issues
  3. Sun Kwon, LOST, Season 1
    Submissive, secretive, smart, wants more out of life, kind of scared of her husband
  4. Sun Kwon, LOST, Season 6
    Criminally underused yet taking control like a bo$$, crazy in love with her husband
  5. Leslie Knope, Parks and Recreation, Season 1
    Too much like Michael Scott
  6. Leslie Knope, Parks and Recreation, Season 7
    Confident badass that loves her crew and has big plans for this world
  7. Pam Beesly, The Office, Season 1
    Bored, pensive, works Reception, has a secret crush on the guy in Sales
  8. Pam Halpert, The Office, Season 9
    Bored, excited about life, works in Sales, married the guy in Sales, got the last line in the series
  9. Tyrion Lannister, Game of Thrones, Season 1
    Smartest guy in whatever room Varys isn't in, whores around, probably needs to get away from his family, doesn't know that dragons exist
  10. Tyrion Lannister, Game of Thrones, Season 6
    Smartest guy in whatever room Varys isn't in, has trouble whoring around because he let his guard down and got punched in the heart, on the run from his family for killing one of them, probably in the best position he could be in, has touched a dragon
  11. Lydia Martin, Teen Wolf, Season 1
    Tries to hide the fact that she's a genius because she wants to be popular
  12. Lydia Martin, Teen Wolf, Season 5
    Popular genius with superpowers
  13. Stiles Stilinski, Teen Wolf, Season 1
    Awkward, hyperactive human of the group, has the funniest and the most emotional moments
  14. Stiles Stilinski, Teen Wolf, Season 5
    Awkward, hyperactive human of the group, has the funniest and the most emotional moments
  15. Selina Meyer, Veep, Season 1
    Vice President, best expletive-laden one-liners in America
  16. Selina Meyer, Veep, Season 5
    President, best expletive-laden one-liners in America
  17. Tina Belcher, Bob's Burgers, Season 1
    Confident badass
  18. Tina Belcher, Bob's Burgers, Season 6
    Confident badass who's kissed several boys and ridden a horse
  19. Carol Peletier, The Walking Dead, Season 1
    Quiet, weak, victim of domestic violence
  20. Carol Peletier, The Walking Dead, Season 6
    Biggest problem in life is that she's way too good at killing people