The Funniest TV Characters of All Time TV Characters
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The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

These are the funniest television characters ever created, as determined by the votes and selections of Ranker users. Lots of things make up truly iconic, timelessly funny characters... the actor, the writing, the supporting cast... but in the end, it's just the character that makes you laugh yourself weak.

What are the funniest characters on TV? What are the names of some funny characters from TV? These are the characters that still make you roll on the floor no matter if you are watching new episodes or reruns from 20 years ago. A lot of the funniest TV characters of all time, like Homer Simpson and Stewie Griffin, tend to be cartoons but there are lots of funny characters that are real-life people too. Vote for your funniest picks and add any characters you see missing. If you want to really impact this list's order, make your own ranking and add it!
List is ranked by a combination of each item's votes & positioning in reranks
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  1. 301
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    new! Laura the Receptionist

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  2. 302
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    Freaks and Geeks More
    34
  3. 303
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    Community More
    34
  4. 304
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    Boss Hogg

    The Dukes of Hazzard More
    34
  5. 305
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Ollie Williams

    33
  6. 306
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    Monarch

    33
  7. 307
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    Castle More
    33
    added by: truthissomewhereoutthere
  8. 308
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    Star Trek: The Next Generation More
    33
  9. 309
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    Garth Algar

    33
    added by: RobertoHirsch
  10. 310
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    Luther Van Dam

    33
  11. 311
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    Willow Rosenberg

    Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Buffy the Animated Series More
    33
  12. 312
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    Taxi More
    33
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    new! Alex Rieger

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    Dauber Dybinski

    Coach More
    33
  15. 315
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    Graham Norton

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    The Dukes of Hazzard More
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  17. 317
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    Community More
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