20 Best TV Characters of the Past 20 Years
Today, we present the next four characters (#12-#9). Click here for #20-#17 and here for #16-#13.
12. President Josiah Bartlet (Martin Sheen)
The West Wing, NBC 1999-2006
If the United States government had a quarter for every time a West Wing
fan sighed longingly at the television and asked why our real president
couldn’t be more like this witty, wonky, soulful commander-in-chief, we
could erase our $9.6 trillion national debt.
“While you may be mistaking this for your monthly meeting of the
Ignorant Tight Ass club, in this building, when the president stands,