Fall means one thing – television is back, baby!! With new shows premiering and old favorites returning, it’s time to hit the recliner and settle in for the night. In the meantime, as you dream of slouching on the couch and trying to find the remote, indulge in the top 15 hottest women currently on television.
15. Jenna Fischer
Jenna Fischer plays the adorable and slightly dour receptionist Pam Beesly on the American version of The Office. This may not be the sexiest role of television, but her girl next door qualities and attainability make her someone you would want to introduce to your mother.
14. Eva Longoria Parker
Eva Longoria Parker is by far the hottest of the Desperate Housewives and also the youngest. She added the Parker to her last name after marrying Spurs point guard Tony Parker. Of late, she gained weight causing speculation that she’s pregnant. She’s bit back saying that she's been having fun eating.
13. Katherine Heigl
Katherine Heigl is one of TV's hottest doctors on one of TV's hottest shows. The blonde bombshell Mormon has branched out of late, starring in hit films like Knocked Up and the chick flick 27 Dresses. This is one TV doc who’ll get your temperature rising.
12. Christina Hendricks
Christina Hendrick stars in the Emmy Award winning show Mad Men on AMC. She plays Joan Holloway the office manager and femme fatal at Sterling Cooper – the fictitious advertising agency at the heart of the show. Christina has big assets that are sure to help the show attract a huge following.
11. Anna Friel
Gorgeous English actor Anna Friel is the star of ABC’s Pushing Daisies. She plays the once-dead Charlotte "Chuck" Charles who was brought back to life by childhood friend Ned, a pie maker who has powers to bring the dead to back to life.
10. Saffron Burrows
Stunning UK model turned actress Saffron Burrows is back on television this year, appearing in the new Christian Slater show My Own Worst Enemy. Burrows made Boston Legal must see TV last year, but was dropped from the show due to budget cuts. She was also the best thing about The Bank Job. Let’s hope she does the same for My Own Worst Enemy.
9. Tricia Helfer
Canadian actress Tricia Helfer is by far one of the hottest Cylons on television. The former model is also the producer and host of Canada’s Next Top Model. As Battlestar Galactica nears its end, we can’t wait to see what happens.
8. Hayden Panettiere
The teen Heroes star is a little hottie. Her role as Claire Bennet, a sexy cheerleader with superhero powers, is every dude’s fantasy.
7. Summer Glau
Summer Glau has a huge fan base from her time on Joss Whedon’s short-lived series Firefly. Now she’s kicking ass in Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles. This is one sexy cyborg.
6. Blake Lively
Blake Lively currently stars in the “scandalous” teen soap Gossip Girl on the CW. She’s the one who appears on one of the steamy billboards in the throws of passion with copy that reads “OMFG” – all part of Gossip Girls naughty marketing campaign. It’s pretty hot and a great reason to watch her and the show.
5. Grace Park
Grace Park is another sexy Cylon from Battlestar Galacticia. It is every fan’s desire to see her and Tricia Helfer in some Cylon-on-Cylon action.
4. Katrina Bowden
Katrina Bowden plays Tina Fey’s sexy assistant in 30 Rock. She is the object of eveyone's attention in the show and has conversations such as not needing to wear a bra because her breasts hold up just fine without one. What a girl!
3. Evangeline Lilly
Evangeline Lilly has it all, a ridiculous body, girl next door qualities and a dark, brooding side. The Canadian-born actress nearly didn’t make it onto the cast of Lost after having trouble securing a work visa to appear on the show. As the pilot’s shooting date neared, producers begrudgingly began auditioning replacements. Evangeline finally secured a visa and appeared on set a day late. The rest is history!
2. Olivia Wilde
Olivia Wilde is best known for her work on The OC and is currently appearing in House as the secretive doctor “Thirteen.” The incredibly beautiful actress is half Irish and has naturally blonde hair. This one’s a real head turner.
1. Kristen Bell
Kristen Bell is both sexy and funny – a joyous combination. The cute blonde is back on television playing Elle Bishop on Heroes and possesses the ability to generate and manipulate electricity. Kristen Bell is going to shock you!