Could Emily Die on Revenge? 5 Shows That Killed Off Main Characters

The dramatic Revenge Season 3 promo teases the possibility of Lady Revenge herself, Emily Thorne (Emily VanCamp), biting the bullet. While we seriously doubt that Emily will actually die next season, if Revenge did go down that road, it wouldn’t be far the first show to off its protagonist.

To help us mentally prepare for the slim possibility of Em actually saying goodbye to this mortal coil, we've gathered five of the most memorable major character deaths on TV. If it's happened before, it could happen again — even though we really don't want it to.

Warning: This article contains major spoilers, obviously.