The Most Interesting Star Trek Characters Fictional Characters
Ultimate List
65  items 31,964 votes 2,254 voters 70,011 views more info

The Most Interesting Star Trek Characters

List Criteria: Most be a character from the Star Trek Universe. (Shows, movies or books.)

Favorite Star Trek characters from throughout the history of the Star Trek franchise of the sci-fi show. This list gathers the best, most interesting characters from "Star Trek," including all the Star Trek TV series, Star Trek films and associated media. The list order is determined by fielding suggestions from Ranker users for Star Trek characters, and then open voting for which characters are the absolute best.

Widely regarded as the greatest sci-fi TV series of all time, the original "Star Trek" debuted on September 8, 1966 (after an initial pilot which didn't feature series regular William Shatner.) The show initially performed well in the ratings, but dropped off strongly in the first season. It was eventually cancelled during its third season. However, the show's cult status and passionate fanbase transformed it into one of the most famous and iconic TV and film series of all time. There have since been numerous spin-off shows (including "Star Trek: The Next Generation," "Deep Space Nine" and "Star Trek: Voyager.") Star Trek characters also spawned multiple film franchises. In addition to the films starring the original cast, and the group of films featuring "Star Trek: The Next Generation" characters, J.J. Abrams' 2009 reboot introduced a parallel "Star Trek" universe populated by new actors playing the classic heroes.

If your favorite Star Trek characters aren't listed, be sure to make your own list and suggest them. Also remember to vote for the overall best Star Trek characters so they rise up the list. Oh, yeah, and live long and prosper. 

What are the best Star Trek characters? Take a look here and see for yourself.
  • 51 ReRanks
    • Women
    • Men
    • Age
    • Region
  • See list ranked by
</> Rerank List
Score
  1. 1
    Up 967
    Down 209

    most listed Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek Generations, Star Trek: ...

    open
  2. 2
    Up 994
    Down 167

    Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: First Contact, Star Trek ...

    open
  3. 3
    Up 721
    Down 226

    In Living Color, Star Trek: The Original Series, Star Trek: The Animated ...

    open
  4. 4
    Up 88
    Down 16

    the people's #1 & often listed Star Trek: The Original Series, Star Trek: The Animated Series, Star Trek: ...

    open
  5. 5
    Up 781
    Down 228

    Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: ...

    open
  6. 6
    Up 795
    Down 217

    Star Trek: Voyager, Star Trek

    open
  7. 7
    Up 657
    Down 196

    Star Trek: The Animated Series, Star Trek: The Original Series, Star Trek ...

    open
  8. 8
    Up 618
    Down 244

    Star Trek

    open
  9. 9
    Up 629
    Down 215

    Star Trek: Voyager, Star Trek: First Contact, Star Trek

    open
  10. 10
    Up 583
    Down 226

    Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: First Contact, Star Trek: ...

    open
  11. 11
    Up 520
    Down 169

    Star Trek: The Original Series, Star Trek: The Animated Series, Star Trek ...

    open
  12. 12
    Up 688
    Down 207

    ranked low on reranks Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek

    open
  13. 13
    Up 523
    Down 211

    Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Insurrection, Star Trek: First ...

    open
  14. 14
    Up 554
    Down 303

    Star Trek: Voyager, Star Trek Nemesis, Star Trek

    open
  15. 15
    Up 579
    Down 269

    Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Beyond the Final Frontier, Star ...

    open
  16. 16
    Up 346
    Down 319

    often listed & ranked high on reranks Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek

    open
  17. 17
    Up 380
    Down 181

    Star Trek: The Original Series, Star Trek: The Animated Series, Star Trek ...

    open
  18. 18
    Up 309
    Down 206

    Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek: Insurrection, Star Trek

    open
  19. 19
    Up 331
    Down 211

    Star Trek

    open
  20. 20
    Up 286
    Down 236

    often listed Star Trek: Enterprise, Star Trek

    open
  21. 21
    Up 420
    Down 248

    Star Trek: Voyager, Star Trek

    open
  22. 22
    Up 292
    Down 213

    Star Trek Into Darkness, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, Star Trek

    open
  23. 23
    Up 382
    Down 200

    ranked low on reranks Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek Nemesis, Star Trek

    open
  24. 24
    Up 298
    Down 250

    often listed Star Trek: First Contact

    open
  25. 25
    Up 250
    Down 130

    added by JohnEmmanuelC.Ramos Star Trek: The Original Series, Star Trek V: The Final Frontier, Star ...

    open
  26. 26
    Up 288
    Down 303

    often listed & ranked high on reranks Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek

    open
  27. 27
    Up 487
    Down 260

    ranked low on reranks Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: First Contact, Star Trek: ...

    open
  28. 28
    Up 190
    Down 119

    added by willprot Gul Dukat

    open
  29. 29
    Up 290
    Down 196

    Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek: Chains of Betrayal, Star Trek

    open
  30. 30
    Up 305
    Down 226

    Star Trek: Voyager, Star Trek

    open
  31. 31
    Up 216
    Down 249

    often listed & ranked high on reranks Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek

    open
  32. 32
    Up 370
    Down 236

    Star Trek: Enterprise, Star Trek

    open
  33. 33
    Up 418
    Down 230

    ranked low on reranks Star Trek: Voyager, Star Trek

    open
  34. 34
    Up 316
    Down 244

    Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek

    open
  35. 35
    Up 240
    Down 208

    Star Trek: Enterprise, Star Trek

    open
  36. 36
    Up 283
    Down 245

    Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek

    open
  37. 37
    Up 202
    Down 202

    Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek

    open
  38. 38
    Up 147
    Down 78

    added by physcod Star Trek: The Original Series, Star Trek: The Animated Series, Star Trek ...

    open
  39. 39
    Up 195
    Down 163

    Star Trek

    open
  40. 40
    Up 154
    Down 157

    Star Trek: Enterprise, Star Trek

    open
  41. 41
    Up 264
    Down 193

    ranked low on reranks & added by JohnEmmanuelC.Ramos Star Trek: Voyager, Star Trek

    open
  42. 42
    Up 158
    Down 147

    added by JohnEmmanuelC.Ramos Star Trek: The Original Series, Star Trek: The Animated Series, Star Trek: ...

    open
  43. 43
    Up 150
    Down 140

    added by scott12 Andorian Commander Shran Star Trek Star Trek

    open
  44. 44
    Up 174
    Down 154

    added by JohnEmmanuelC.Ramos Star Trek V: The Final Frontier, Star Trek: The Motion Picture, Star Trek ...

    open
  45. 45
    Up 175
    Down 171

    Star Trek: Enterprise, Star Trek

    open
  46. 46
    Up 249
    Down 226

    Star Trek: Voyager, Star Trek

    open
  47. 47
    Up 119
    Down 124

    added by ZbyněkHovorka Star Trek: First Contact, Star Trek

    open
  48. 48
    Up 124
    Down 103

    added by zxray Tribbles Star Trek, Star Trek: The Animated Series, Star Trek: Deep Space 9, Star ...

    open
  49. 49
    Up 108
    Down 144

    Star Trek: Voyager, Star Trek

    open
  50. 50
    Up 104
    Down 113

    added by willprot Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek

    open
  51. 66 +

    Something missing? Add it!

Is this list missing something?
RANKERS WHO ADDED ITEMS

items 1 - 50 of 65

think you can do better?

Rerank This List

got a blog or website?

embed this list

viewers of this list also saw...

more popular lists