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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? 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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    often listed Community

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    ranked low on reranks The Dukes of Hazzard

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    added by truthissomewhereoutthere Castle

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    new! & added by killakane94 Early Cuyler Squidbillies

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    added by looksharp The Muppet Show

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    Star Trek: The Next Generation

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    new! & added by IsabelKühn Lois Malcolm in the Middle

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Buffy the Animated Series

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    ranked low on reranks The Dukes of Hazzard

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    added by Demon_Boy Graham Norton

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