History BadassAdorable / LiveActionTV

6th Jan '18 5:47:52 PM nombretomado
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* Pulled off by actor JamieBamber on ''Series/LawAndOrderUK'', where his character's (Matt Devlin) stunning good looks and charming demeanor tended to make witnesses easily trust him and suspects underestimate him, leaving them thrown for a loop when his badass side comes out.

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* Pulled off by actor JamieBamber Creator/JamieBamber on ''Series/LawAndOrderUK'', where his character's (Matt Devlin) stunning good looks and charming demeanor tended to make witnesses easily trust him and suspects underestimate him, leaving them thrown for a loop when his badass side comes out.
31st Dec '17 11:24:44 AM nombretomado
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%% * Alisa Selezneva from ''Series/GuestFromTheFuture'', played by Creator/NataliaGuseva.
27th Dec '17 1:20:29 PM RedScharlach
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* Carter, GeniusDitz of ''Series/HogansHeroes'', is usually innocent, oblivious and acts far below his years. He's also a complete fanatic about his bombs and has probably directly killed more people than anyone else in the group.

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* Carter, GeniusDitz of ''Series/HogansHeroes'', is usually innocent, oblivious and acts far below younger than his years. He's also a complete fanatic about his bombs and has probably directly killed more people than anyone else in the group.



* ''Series/KamenRiderDenO'': Hana after getting aged down from a time travel occurence is a cute little kid who, if you're not doing anything to tick her off, is pretty sweet. However, this little girl has been known to wield a bazooka, [[SuperStrength have enough strength to manhandle the series kaijin with her bare fists]], and thoroughly trashed a bunch of Yakuza thugs singlehandedly, and some of them may have been [[Series/KamenRiderKiva Fangire]].

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* ''Series/KamenRiderDenO'': Hana after getting aged down from a time travel occurence occurrence is a cute little kid who, if you're not doing anything to tick her off, is pretty sweet. However, this little girl has been known to wield a bazooka, [[SuperStrength have enough strength to manhandle the series kaijin with her bare fists]], and thoroughly trashed a bunch of Yakuza thugs singlehandedly, single-handedly, and some of them may have been [[Series/KamenRiderKiva Fangire]].



* ''Series/{{Sherlock}}'' has Dr. John Watson. He's played by MartinFreeman, [[{{Adorkable}} wears cuddly jumpers, types with one finger from each hand, 5'7, and spends most of the series being the most caring friend in the world.]] He's also an [[RetiredBadass ex-soldier,]] [[spoiler: [[ImprobableAimingSkills shot a bad guy in the head in one building....from the other building,]] one handed. And while [[CombatPragmatist tied to]] a chair at the time, [[TooDumbToLive killed the Chinese gangster]] that tried to kill both Sarah and Sherlock]], has stared down the most dangerous man in England, [[spoiler: [[AloofBigBrother Mycroft Holmes]],]] and was prepared to do a TakingYouWithMe to the most psychotic one [[spoiler: [[AxeCrazy Jim]] [[BewaretheSillyOnes Moriarty]]]] and [[BewaretheQuietOnes threatened ACTUAL DEATH]] on a professional killer that had Sherlock in a headlock in attempt to strangle him or snap his neck, while remaining calm, cool and collected while doing it-but it's DEFINITELY effective and down right scary. Here's the threat:

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* ''Series/{{Sherlock}}'' has Dr. John Watson. He's played by MartinFreeman, [[{{Adorkable}} wears cuddly jumpers, types with one finger from each hand, 5'7, and spends most of the series being the most caring friend in the world.]] He's also an [[RetiredBadass ex-soldier,]] [[spoiler: [[ImprobableAimingSkills shot a bad guy in the head in one building....from the other building,]] one handed. And while [[CombatPragmatist tied to]] a chair at the time, [[TooDumbToLive killed the Chinese gangster]] that tried to kill both Sarah and Sherlock]], has stared down the most dangerous man in England, [[spoiler: [[AloofBigBrother Mycroft Holmes]],]] and was prepared to do a TakingYouWithMe to the most psychotic one [[spoiler: [[AxeCrazy Jim]] [[BewaretheSillyOnes Moriarty]]]] and [[BewaretheQuietOnes threatened ACTUAL DEATH]] on a professional killer that had Sherlock in a headlock in attempt to strangle him or snap his neck, while remaining calm, cool and collected while doing it-but it -- but it's DEFINITELY effective and down right downright scary. Here's the threat:



** Rory Williams has basically two settings: {{Adorkable}} ([[Recap/DoctorWhoS31E6TheVampiresOfVenice eg. fighting vampires with a broom]]) and badass ([[Recap/DoctorWhoS32E7AGoodManGoesToWar eg. facing down an entire Cyberlegion]]), and frequently overlaps the two ([[Recap/DoctorWhoS32E10TheGirlWhoWaited eg. smashing a killer robot over the head with the Mona Lisa]]).

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** Rory Williams has basically two settings: {{Adorkable}} ([[Recap/DoctorWhoS31E6TheVampiresOfVenice eg. e.g. fighting vampires with a broom]]) and badass ([[Recap/DoctorWhoS32E7AGoodManGoesToWar eg. e.g. facing down an entire Cyberlegion]]), and frequently overlaps the two ([[Recap/DoctorWhoS32E10TheGirlWhoWaited eg.e.g. smashing a killer robot over the head with the Mona Lisa]]).



* Walter Bishop from Fringe is one of the most intelligent people of the world, has accidently doomed not only one, but two universes, and still manages to be extremely adorable and pitiful when he fails with the most simple tasks in life or shows how much he cares about his son.

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* Walter Bishop from Fringe is one of the most intelligent people of the world, has accidently accidentally doomed not only one, but two universes, and still manages to be extremely adorable and pitiful when he fails with the most simple tasks in life or shows how much he cares about his son.
6th Oct '17 7:43:11 AM Allronix
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* Security Chief Alara Kitarn in ''Series/TheOrville'' is a petite [[RubberForeheadAliens humanoid]] in her early twenties with elf ears and a build that looks like a strong wind could knock her over. Her species is [[HeavyWorlder from a high-gravity world]]. In Earth-like conditions, she can punch through concrete and do a NeckLift on a guy twice her size.
3rd Aug '17 11:30:49 AM Floria
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* Fei Liu in ''Series/NirvanaInFire'' is a cute baby-faced teenager with mad WireFu skills.
2nd Jul '17 8:09:39 PM oforiousmic
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** Merlin is a sweet, [[{{Adorkable}} adorably clumsy boy with large blue eyes and adorably large ears.]] [[OhCrap He can also blast you six ways to Sunday with his awesome magical powers,]] [[WhatAnIdiot especially if you]] BerserkButton threaten anyone he cares about!

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** Merlin is a sweet, [[{{Adorkable}} adorably clumsy boy with large blue eyes and adorably large ears.]] [[OhCrap He can also blast you six ways to Sunday with his awesome magical powers,]] [[WhatAnIdiot especially if you]] BerserkButton [[BerserkButton threaten anyone he cares about!about]]!
24th Jun '17 1:32:52 PM gb00393
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* ''Series/GameOfThrones'': Arya, particularly in Season 1. Badass Arya is played by adorable Maisie Williams. Although after some time the character only ''looks'' adorable.

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Arya, particularly in Season 1. Badass Arya is played by adorable Maisie Williams. Although after some time the character only ''looks'' adorable.adorable.
** Lyanna Mormont may be young, but the girl knows how to hold her own against older men in debates.
7th Jun '17 2:11:39 PM ANTMuddle
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%% ** Gwen definitely qualifies.



%% ** Morgan is Badass Adorkable.
* Detective Juliet "Jules" Ohara on ''Series/{{Psych}}'' is blond, bubbly and is sweet to the point she gets Christmas cards from people she helped put in jail. She's also a crack shot that is not to be messed with (there's a reason that aside from [[BrilliantButLazy Shawn]] she has the highest ever score on the detective exam).

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%% ** Morgan is Badass Adorkable.
* Detective Juliet "Jules" Ohara on ''Series/{{Psych}}'' is blond, bubbly and is sweet to the point she gets Christmas cards from people she helped put in jail. She's also a crack shot that is not to be messed with (there's a reason that aside from she ranks behind only [[BrilliantButLazy Shawn]] she has for the highest ever score on the detective exam).
20th Mar '17 6:39:49 AM ShorinBJ
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** The Nox, who's appearance inspired the legends of the faeries on Earth, have outlived all the great races in the galaxy, every single villain, and never lost a battle in any episode. Twice as impressive considering their extreme commitment to pacifism.

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** The Nox, who's whose appearance inspired the legends of the faeries on Earth, have outlived all the great races in the galaxy, every single villain, and never lost a battle in any episode. Twice as impressive considering their extreme commitment to pacifism.



* ''Series/StarTrekVoyager'': Kes is a short, soft-spoken, young woman, who is typically the most gentle passive of the crew. Until 'Warlord', when an alien tries to steal her body and she takes her time tearing his mind to pieces.

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* ''Series/StarTrekVoyager'': Kes is a short, soft-spoken, young woman, who is typically the most gentle and passive of the crew. Until 'Warlord', when an alien tries to steal her body and she takes her time tearing his mind to pieces.
18th Mar '17 2:29:22 PM ANTMuddle
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* ''Series/{{Leverage}}:'' Parker The Thief is freakishly strong, MoeMoe, and none too shy about making use of her strength. When even your ''teammates'' fear your prowess, you qualify.
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