Celluloid Diaries: Supernatural bad boys we can't help but love

Monday, May 22, 2017

Supernatural bad boys we can't help but love

supernatural bad boys

This is a guest post by Amanda Jones.

I don’t know about you, but there’s something I can’t help but love about the supernatural bad boys of the celluloid world. I’m not quite sure what it is – the cockiness, the alpha possessiveness, or the complete disregard of what anyone thinks of them. They all seem to share a similar air of “Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn!” Call me crazy, but in a world where we’re bombarded with images of what we “should” be, I find it alluring. Whether it’s True Blood’s Eric Northman, Buffy’s Spike, or Klaus from The Vampire Diaries – there’s something appealing about their belief in their own infallibility (justified or not!). I guess that would be a side effect of being immortal…who really cares what anybody thinks – trends, people, and behaviors will change and die over time, and you’re going to see a lot of it if you’ll be living forever!

There are a lot of downsides to these killer hotties – most are portrayed as tortured souls who have hardened over time, but for me watching these characters is like getting immersed in a grown-up fairy tale. Maybe it’s the periodic hook we get when we see the softer side of these hard as nails characters. A little escapism never killed anyone ;-)

It’s absolutely insane to actually WANT one of these book/movie boyfriends in real life – I don’t actually want to BE dinner when I go on a dinner date. Despite all that and in honor of the many enjoyable hours I’ve spent vegging out getting immersed in their film and TV worlds, here’s a list of MY top 10 favorite supernatural bad boys!

1) Eric Northman – True Blood


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2) Spike – Buffy the Vampire Slayer


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3) Aidan Waite – Being Human (American version)


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4) Mitchell – Being Human (UK version)


mitchell being human

5) Alcide Herveaux – True Blood


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6) Dyson – Lost Girl


dyson lost girl

7) Damon Salvatore – The Vampire Diaries


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8) Klaus Mikaelson – The Vampire Diaries


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9) Captain Hook – Once Upon a Time


captain hook once upon a time

10) Logan – X-Men


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About the author


Amanda Jones lives in Toronto with her exceptionally spoiled pets. Apart from sharing her crazy imagination with others through her books, Amanda Jones enjoys traveling and frequent Netflix binges. She has worked in several fields, including sports, music, film, corporate human resources, and is a graduate of York University and Sheridan College.

Her latest book, Dark Angel: The Fallen Chronicles Book 1, is about Katia, a talented musician who feels like an outsider looking in. Being abducted by a handsome stranger will set her on a crash course with her destiny. Luc, on the other hand, has spent an eternity keeping everyone at a distance as an unstoppable darkness consumes his soul. Will Katia be his salvation, or will they both be consumed by the ultimate evil?

Dark Angel

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21 comments:

  1. We obviously have the same taste in men. All of those guys are on my list too!!!

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    1. That list was tough - I had to edit out a few choice options...it was painful ;-)

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  2. I guess I don't watch enough television - I only know Logan.

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    1. I tend to play series shows on DVD with the "Play All" option selected when I'm writing...guilty pleasure :-) I watch waaaay too much TV..and too many movies...maybe I need to get a life ;-)

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  3. Oh, Alcide! He deserved better. He's my 2nd-favorite werewolf, after Remus Lupin. (Who also deserved better.)

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    1. After reading the True Blood book series I was wondering who they'd cast...OMG PERFECT choice!!! Love Joe Manganiello!!!!

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    2. SO MUCH!! As long as he's good to Sofia Vergara.

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    3. I have a massive girl crush on Sofia Vergara - that couple is just too much!

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    2. Me too!!! So sad Logan will be the last Hugh Jackman Wolverine! :-(

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