4. MORENA BACCARIN

Show: Homeland
As Jessica, Baccarin plays a rescued POW’s wife and mother of his teenage daughter. However, he was missing in action for eight years, so she's already had time to grieve over the suspected death of her husband. Not to mention, he might be a terrorist now. Jeez. We'd like to save her from the awkward family dinners, at least once in a while.