Remember when Fringe's Walter Bishop first showed up on your TV screen? How about when Damon Salvatore from The Vampire Diaries made his first snarky comment? Or when Stargate's Dr. Rodney McKay first became loveable?
Whether or not you remember those "first" moments, if you've watched those shows you'll likely never forget these characters. They are the perfect marriage of actor, character, and plot.
With the new fall TV season upon, us we've selected several new potential "break-out" characters that might be just worthy. So who's the next Walter Bishop of the fall TV season? Which new character has a chance at earning a place in your heart as the next great character on TV?
[And warning—spoilers ahead!]