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9 Memorably Awesome 24 Villains: Who's Your Most Frightening Favorite?

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Jack is nearly back.

Kiefer Sutherland reprises the iconic role of Jack Bauer on tonight's two-hour premiere of 24: Live Another Day, bringing one of television's most beloved heroes back to the small screen.

But a hero always needs a villain in order to truly shine - and this Fox drama has never been short on evil supply.

Below, we rundown nine of the show's most memorable Big Bads, from duplicitous relatives to power-hungry Presidents. Agree with our rankings? Disagree?

Sound off now and let the countdown to 24's return begin. Tick... tick... tick...

Philip and Graem Bauer
Turns out, Jack's brother and father weren't exactly as heroic as their sibling and their son.

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Charles Logan was the worst, but Sherry Palmer was pretty bad, too. I still struggle to give her a chance on other series she appears in. It is kind of the same thing with Habib Marwan, too.