Here's a quick tip: if you ever get cast as a lead in a TV show, you need to savor that sh*t.

At any moment, you could have an Urkel type swoop in and make you obsolete, or be given a token drug problem and sent to the sidelines, or get shipped off to film your own doomed pilot.

Let’s pour one out for these one-time leads who were demoted to extras:

15 Characters Who Faded Into Obscurity (First Episode Vs. Last Episode)

15 Characters Who Faded Into Obscurity (First Episode Vs. Last Episode)

15 Characters Who Faded Into Obscurity (First Episode Vs. Last Episode)

15 Characters Who Faded Into Obscurity (First Episode Vs. Last Episode)

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15 Characters Who Faded Into Obscurity (First Episode Vs. Last Episode)

15 Characters Who Faded Into Obscurity (First Episode Vs. Last Episode)

15 Characters Who Faded Into Obscurity (First Episode Vs. Last Episode)

15 Characters Who Faded Into Obscurity (First Episode Vs. Last Episode)

15 Characters Who Faded Into Obscurity (First Episode Vs. Last Episode)

15 Characters Who Faded Into Obscurity (First Episode Vs. Last Episode)

15 Characters Who Faded Into Obscurity (First Episode Vs. Last Episode)

15 Characters Who Faded Into Obscurity (First Episode Vs. Last Episode)

15 Characters Who Faded Into Obscurity (First Episode Vs. Last Episode)

15 Characters Who Faded Into Obscurity (First Episode Vs. Last Episode)

15 Characters Who Faded Into Obscurity (First Episode Vs. Last Episode)

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