23 Shocking TV Character Deaths That Truly Changed Everything
BRB, just crying over here.
🚨Warning: There are MASSIVE spoilers ahead!🚨
On The Walking Dead, when Glenn was brutally beaten to death by Negan as his friends and Maggie watched.
On Grey’s Anatomy, when George was hit by a bus in an attempt to save another person, and his friends couldn’t even recognize him until it was too late.
On Orange Is the New Black, when Poussey tried to help calm Suzanne, but a guard attacked and killed her.
On The Originals, when Mikaelson brothers Klaus and Elijah used the white oak stake to kill each other because they realized that their redemption journey was finally complete.
On Once Upon a Time, when Robin Hood was killed by Hades after he saved his true love Regina’s life.
On Pretty Little Liars, when Maya was murdered by a stalker who pretended to be her cousin.
On The 100, when Lexa was accidentally shot by someone who actually meant to shoot Clarke.
On Grey’s Anatomy, when Derek Shepherd got hit by a truck and died solely because of a doctor’s careless decision not to get a brain scan.
On Glee, when the creators wrote Cory Monteith’s real-life death into the series and dedicated an entire episode to him and his character, Finn Hudson.
On Sons of Anarchy, when Opie was beaten to death by a prison gang as his friends watched helplessly from the next room.
On Downton Abbey, when Sybil experienced eclampsia after successfully delivering her baby, which caused her to suffocate and die.
On Degrassi: The Next Generation, when J.T. was stabbed outside a friend’s party and Liberty found him after it was too late to save him.
On This Is Us, when Jack was at the hospital being treated for a burn on his arm but suffered a heart attack from too much smoke inhalation and died.
On Criminal Minds, when Hotch’s ex-wife, Haley, was killed just as the FBI were on their way to save her, and the entire team listened to it happen over the phone.
On Lovecraft Country, when Tic heartbreakingly died during the ceremony that would make Christina immortal.
On Nashville, when Rayna survived a terrifying encounter with a stalker, only to get into a car accident as she was being escorted away in a cop car.
On Jane the Virgin, when Michael collapsed and stopped breathing because of complications from his gunshot wound.
On Money Heist/La Casa de Papel, when Gandia shockingly shot and killed Nairobi.
On The O.C., when Marissa got into a car crash while on her way to the airport, and Ryan tried to carry her to safety, but she died in his arms.
On How to Get Away With Murder, when Wes’s corpse was revealed next to the burning building, and Annalise shouted in horror.
On The Boys, when Ryan used his powers and accidentally killed Becca in the process.
On 13 Reasons Why, when Justin Foley had finally redeemed himself and had the best character arc on the show, only to then be diagnosed with AIDS and killed off.
And finally, on The Haunting of Bly Manor, when Dani became the lady in the lake and Jamie went and found her body at Bly Manor.
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