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With brains and beauty these ladies have it all

Shaun Harrison
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1 of 6 Michael Parmelee/NBC

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Olivia Benson, Law Order: SVU - Mariska Hargitay's tough-talkin' cop is certainly arresting; it wouldn't take us five years to find her a love interest.
2 of 6 Kwaku Alston/FOX

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Temperance Brennan, Bones - What's sexier than Emily Deschanel in safety goggles and rubber gloves digging through a pile of charred human remains
3 of 6 Art Streiber/FOX

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Allison Cameron, House - We would gladly play doctor with any woman who can go toe-to-toe with House and escape relatively unscathed.
4 of 6 Mary Ellen Mathews/NBC

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Liz Lemon, 30 Rock - Her shoes may be bi-curious, but Tina Fey's singleton TV producer makes workaholism (and even alcoholism hot.
5 of 6 Virginia Sherwood/NBC

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Nico Reilly, Lipstick Jungle - Kim Raver's ambitious, desk-sex-having editrix puts the "grrrr" in cougar.
6 of 6 Bill Inoshita/CBS

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Elena Delgado, Without a Trace - Delgado, a vice-squad vet, went undercover as a stripper to help her team track down a missing person. We applaud such dedication.