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? 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!
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  1. 301
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    Sue Heck

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    added by: looksharp
  2. 302
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    Nick Andopolis

    Freaks and Geeks More
    33
  3. 303
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    Castle More
    33
    added by: truthissomewhereoutthere
  4. 304
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    33
    added by: RobertoHirsch
  5. 305
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    Ollie Williams

    33
  6. 306
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    Monarch

    33
  7. 307
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    Floyd Lawson

    The Andy Griffith Show More
    33
    added by: donovanrobben10
  8. 308
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    The Muppet Show More
    33
    added by: looksharp
  9. 309
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    33
  10. 310
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    Star Trek: The Next Generation More
    33
  11. 311
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    Luther Van Dam

    33
  12. 312
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    new! Spock

    Star Trek: The Animated Series More
    33
    added by: RobertoHirsch
  13. 313
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    Hal

    33
    added by: AndreaPoole-Presslor
    Malcolm in the Middle
  14. 314
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    Balthazar

    33
  15. 315
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    Game of Thrones More
    33
  16. 316
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    33
    added by: looksharp
  17. 317
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    Ben Katz

    33
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  18. 318
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    Trapper John, M.D. More
    33
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  19. 319
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    Klaus Mikaelson

    33
  20. 320
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    Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Buffy the Animated Series More
    32
  21. 321
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    Dauber Dybinski

    Coach More
    32
  22. 322
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    Laura the Receptionist

    32
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  23. 323
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    The Brady Bunch, The Brady Bunch Hour More
    32
  24. 324
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    The Dukes of Hazzard More
    32
  25. 325
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    Graham Norton

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    added by: Demon_Boy
  26. 326
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    Community More
    31
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