The Barb Effect: 16 minor TV characters that became cult figures

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After the premiere of Stranger Things, its extremely minor character Barb became a phenomenon, ultimately leading to many Barb doppelgängers featuring in the opening sketch for the Golden Globe Awards at the start of 2017. It’s a level of fame that only a few TV characters can aspire to – these 15 other minor parts were lucky enough to have the same to happen to them.

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