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Who is your favorite character on The Walking Dead TV series? With season six of this awesome drama series in the can, it's time to decide who the best Walking Dead characters are, by voting. Walking Dead fans, get ready to sound off, by casting your votes up or down in this poll for the characters in this AMC drama, which is without a doubt one of the best shows on TV right now.

It's no surprise that many of us believe that Rick Grimes (played by Walking Dead actor Andrew Lincoln) is the best character on The Walking Dead. The same can be said for Daryl Dixon (Norman Reedus) and several other original characters, some who are, sadly, no longer with us.

Are there any deceased Walking Dead characters you'd like to return to the show? Love them or hate them, the Walking Dead characters are the heart of this excellent show - and example of the very best of premium cable's original programming, without a doubt.

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Daryl Dixon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Daryl Dixon Norman Reedus

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Rick Grimes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Rick Grimes Andrew Lincoln

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Michonne is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Michonne Danai Gurira

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Glenn is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Glenn Rhee Steven Yeun

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Carol Peletier is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Carol Peletier Melissa McBride

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Maggie Greene is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Maggie Greene Lauren Cohan

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+ - 10,764 3,133
Hershel Greene is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Hershel Greene Scott Wilson

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Beth Greene is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Beth Greene Emily Kinney

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Morgan Jones is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Morgan Jones Lennie James

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Carl Grimes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Carl Grimes Chandler Riggs

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Tyreese is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Tyreese Chad Coleman

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+ - 7,209 5,105
Merle Dixon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Merle Dixon Michael Rooker

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Dale Horvath is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Dale Horvath Jeffrey DeMunn

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Abraham Lincoln is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked

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T-Dog is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
T-Dog IronE Singleton

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Sasha is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Sasha Sonequa Martin

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Paul "Jesus" Rovia is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Paul "Jesus" Rovia Tom Payne

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Tara Chambler is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Tara Chambler Alanna Masterson

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Shane Walsh is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Shane Walsh Jon Bernthal

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Rosita Espinosa is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Rosita Espinosa Christian Serratos

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Negan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Negan Jeffery Dean Morgan

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The Governor is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
The Governor David Morrissey

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Aaron Echolls is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked

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Andrea is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Andrea Laurie Holden

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Judith is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked

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Eugene Pontecorvo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked

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Lori Grimes is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Lori Grimes Sarah Wayne Callies

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Noah Mayer is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked

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Axel Hay is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Axel Hay Lew Temple

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Sophia Peletier is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Sophia Peletier Madison Lintz

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Denise Cloyd is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Denise Cloyd Merritt Wever

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Mika is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Mika Tamar Keinan

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Enid is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Enid

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Jessie Anderson is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Jessie Anderson

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Heath is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Heath Corey Hawkins

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Bob Hope is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked

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Milton Mamet is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked

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Otis is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Otis

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Amy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Amy

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Eastman is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Eastman John Carroll Lynch

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Jim is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Jim

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Gabriel Stokes is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Gabriel Stokes

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Lizzie Samuels is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Lizzie Samuels

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Oscar is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Oscar Vincent M. Ward

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Deanna Monroe is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Deanna Monroe Tovah Feldshuh

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Caesar Martinez is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Caesar Martinez

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Duane Jones is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Duane Jones Adrian Kali Turner

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Jacqui is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Jacqui Jeryl Prescott

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Morales is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Morales Juan Gabriel Pareja

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Dr Edwin Jenner is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Walking Dead Characters, Ranked
Dr Edwin Jenner