We've seen him torture, sexually humiliate, execute (babies!), and most recently, run from battle. Understandably, a lot of negative words have been used to describe him ("entitled little bastard" and "cowardly little shit" sum it up), but these epithets epitomize why we can't stop watching him.
In anticipation of the "Game of Thrones" season finale, we've compiled a slideshow of more current TV characters we love to hate. These are the characters that we have complicated feelings about, as opposed to the characters we just can't stand watching.
Did your favorite "love-to-hate" characters make the cut? Which horrible, but entertaining characters did we forget? Share your own nominees in the comments.