The Greatest Doctor Who Companions of All Time TV Characters

The Greatest Doctor Who Companions of All Time

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These are the greatest Doctor Who companions of the sci-fi series in history, as voted on by a rabid group of Who fans.  Doctor Who is one of the most popular series of all time, and fans have become obsessed with ranking the best Doctor Who companions. Popular Dr. Who companions like Jack Harkness and others are included. Add your choices to the list of the best Doctor companions of all time and vote on your favorites. Many of the top Doctor Who companions are women (like Rose Tyler and Donna Noble) but some men also make the cut. 

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      new! Amy Pond

      Karen Gillan More
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      Billie Piper More
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      Catherine Tate More
      98
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      John Barrowman More
      98
    5. 5
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      Elisabeth Sladen More
      97
    6. 6
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      Arthur Darvill More
      91
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      Martha Jones

      Freema Agyeman More
      85
    8. 8
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      John Leeson More
      79
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      River Song

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      Wilfred Mott

      Bernard Cribbins More
      72
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      Lalla Ward, Mary Tamm More
      71
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      Nicholas Courtney More
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      Louise Jameson More
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      Sophie Aldred More
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      Frazer Hines More
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      Carole Ann Ford More
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      Noel Clarke More
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    20. 20
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      William Russell More
      58
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      Barbara Wright

      Jacqueline Hill More
      57
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      Wendy Padbury More
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      Jo Grant

      Katy Manning More
      56
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      Madame de Pompadour

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      Brian (Williams) Pond

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      Camille Coduri More
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      Janet Fielding More
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      Nicola Bryant More
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      Sarah Sutton More
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      Ian Marter More
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      Romanadvoratrelundar

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      Caroline John More
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      Canton Delaware

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      Vislor Turlough

      Mark Strickson More
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      Anneke Wills More
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      Matthew Waterhouse More
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      Craig Owens

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      Deborah Watling More
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      Pete Tyler

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      Peter Purves More
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      Sergeant Benton

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      Lucie Miller

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      Maureen O'Brien More
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      Michael Craze More
      32
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