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March 8 was officially International Women’s Day, but we decided stretch it out into International Women’s Weekend — because why not? Anyway, we’re celebrating by saluting 20 of our favorite small-screen leading ladies. Some terrify us, others inspire us, but one thing’s true for them all: they don’t take crap from anyone.

Not everyone on our list is a “good” role model — one even goes by the colorful nickname “Evil Queen” — but they’re all forces to be reckoned with.

Top 20 Strong, Sexy Women On Television

1. Nina DobrevThe Vampire Diaries

2. Jennifer Morrison, Once Upon A Time

3. Ginnifer Goodwin, Once Upon A Time

4. Lana Parrilla, Once Upon A Time

5. Naya RiveraGlee

6. Emilia ClarkeGame of Thrones

7. Lucy HalePretty Little Liars

8. Ashley BensonPretty Little Liars

9. Shay MitchellPretty Little Liars

10. Troian Bellisario, »

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