Lots of TV characters have brawn, especially in action shows. However, plenty of others also have brains. The running to be the smartest character in television history is a tricky one. We aren’t here to decide on who’s the smartest of them all right now. We merely want to collect a few of the biggest brainiacs on television and put them on a list to shout out their smarts. This is our list of TV’s smartest characters. However, for these purposes, we excluded anybody robotic (like Data) or alien (like The Doctor).