Being an anti-hero is about more than making morally questionable decisions. It is also having unconventional personality traits that situate a character in a gray area, rather than being placed within the simplistic view of good vs. evil. Much has been said about TV’s most famous male anti-heroes, from quintessential Jersey mobster Tony Soprano to advertising legend Don Draper. Yet, we often overlook female characters when we talk about the anti-hero.
In this list, you will find 10 TV anti-heroines who are examples of remarkable women who, despite some of their dubious actions, are still exemplary of the complexities of the human condition and make for great TV characters.