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The Doctor and Fleabag’s Hot Priest voted the top TV characters for a Valentine’s date

This Valentine’s Day, TV followers wish to be whisked away in a time-travelling blue field or get cosy in the confessional as Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor from the present collection of Doctor Who, and Andrew Scott’s G&T-swilling ‘Hot Priest’ from season two of Fleabag, had been voted the small-screen characters RadioTimes.com readers would most prefer to date.

After whittling fictional TV stars of the final 12 months down to 2 shortlists of ten, we requested you to decide on your favorite feminine and male characters, with over 1,200 votes solid.

The Doctor garnered 28% of the vote in the feminine ballot, adopted by Jodie Comer’s mesmerising maniac Villanelle from Killing Eve with 16%, Gillian Anderson’s sexpert Dr Jean Milburn from Intercourse Training with 12%, Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s Fleabag herself with 10% and one other character of the material in Dolly Wells’s Sister Agatha van Helsing, from the BBC’s latest Dracula adaptation, with 8% of the vote.

In the ballot of male TV characters, Scott’s Hot Priest from Fleabag gained 22% of the vote, adopted by Peaky Blinders’ attractive gangster Tommy Shelby, performed by Cillian Murphy, with 19%. One other villain, Sacha Dhawan’s new incarnation of Doctor Who’s The Grasp, took 11% of the vote, with Henry Cavill’s monster-mashing Witcher Geralt of Rivia on 10% and Line of Responsibility’s silver fox Superintendent Ted Hastings, AKA Adrian Dunbar, with 9%.

See beneath for the full shortlists of the TV characters viewers would most prefer to date this Valentine’s Day – and even in the event you don’t get to exit together with your fantasy date, right here’s wishing you a romantic tryst with a real-life admirer or a cosy evening in with a romcom!

Feminine TV characters you’d most prefer to tackle a Valentine’s date

  1. The Doctor (Doctor Who, Jodie Whittaker) – 28%
  2. Villanelle (Killing Eve, Jodie Comer) – 16%
  3. Dr Jean Milburn (Intercourse Training, Gillian Anderson) – 12%
  4. Fleabag (Fleabag, Phoebe Waller-Bridge) – 10%
  5. Sister Agatha van Helsing (Dracula, Dolly Wells) – 8%
  6. Eleanor Shellstrop (The Good Place, Kristen Bell) – 8%
  7. DS Madeleine Dumas (Demise in Paradise, Auge Legastelois) – 6%
  8. The Doctor (Doctor Who, Jo Martin) – 5%
  9. Eve Polastri (Killing Eve, Sandra Oh) – 4%
  10. Mercedes McQueen (Hollyoaks, Jennifer Metcalfe) – 3%

Male TV characters you’d most prefer to tackle a Valentine’s date

  1. The Hot Priest (Fleabag, Andrew Scott) – 22%
  2. Tommy Shelby (Peaky Blinders, Cillian Murphy) – 19%
  3. The Grasp (Doctor Who, Sacha Dhawan) – 11%
  4. Geralt of Rivia (The Witcher, Henry Cavill) – 10%
  5. Superintendent Ted Hastings (Line of Responsibility, Adrian Dunbar) – 9%
  6. Depend Dracula (Dracula, Claes Bang) – 8%
  7. Reverend Will Davenport (Grantchester, Tom Brittney) – 7%
  8. Chidi Anagonye (The Good Place, William Jackson Harper) – 6%
  9. Eric Effiong (Intercourse Training, Ncuti Gatwa) – 3%
  10. Mick Carter (EastEnders, Danny Dyer) – 3%

Percentages are approximate

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