In the land of TV, ugliness rarely actually looks like ugliness. Even characters who are supposed to be utterly disgusting compared to their costars are equally attractive. For whatever reason, Hollywood has no idea what "ugly" really looks like.
Take the lead character from 'Ugly Betty,' for instance. A show with that name must star someone truly horrific-looking, right? Wrong. "Ugly Betty" is actually the beautiful America Ferrera dressed up in goofy clothes, braces, and glasses.
If America Ferrera is ugly, what hope is there for the rest of us? Click through to see more "ugly" TV characters that aren't actually ugly!