The breakout show of the past television year, ABC’s Once Upon a Time is a show like no other, the story of Snow White (Ginnifer Goodwin) and Prince Charming (Josh Dallas) sending their infant daughter Emma to our world to escape a vengeful curse which sweeps through the entire Enchanted Forest and deposits the multitude of characters into a small town in Maine, unable to remember their past lives as fairytale characters. It’s up to Emma (Jennifer Morrison) to break the curse surrounding the town and save everyone from the progenitor of the curse, the Evil Queen (Lana Parrilla) and the sinister Rumplestiltskin (Robert Carlyle).

Whilst remaining one of the most interesting and engaging shows currently airing, creators and executive producers Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz (of Lost fame) are infamous and celebrated for their introductions of more and more fictional characters into their unique mythology – this year alone, they’ve introduced Sleeping Beauty, Mulan, Lancelot, Captain Hook and other creatures in the space of four episodes.

However their promise to bring in more and more characters from different fictional universes and worlds is intriguing and exciting in equal measures and has left us wondering about which fictional characters we’d love to see in Storybrooke, Maine.

So, let’s look at the ten characters we think should be included in future episodes of Once Upon A Time…

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This article was first posted on October 26, 2012