8. Dean Winchester (Jensen Ackles, Supernatural)

You would think after nine seasons of killing supernatural creatures and saving humanity that the elder of the demon-hunting Winchester brothers would be all dark and brooding. But despite a history of constant mayhem and epic suffering — including dying more than once — Dean has never lost his charm or his courage. “Dean’s just cool,” says executive producer Jeremy Carver. “There’s a hero and an everyman perfectly intertwined in this one fantastic [character].” x

Considering the iconic nature of the rest of the lineup, our man did well^.^