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List Rules Characters from Arrested Development

On May 26th, 2013, "Arrested Development" debuted a Season 5, 15-episode run on Netflix, marking the return of one of the biggest cult TV shows of all time. Originally cancelled by Fox after only 3 seasons, the series was resurrected by streaming giant Netflix and returned to answer questions that have been plaguing fans since the show's departure in 2006. Questions like "Did Maeby and George Michael get together?" "Has George Sr. been indicted yet?" and "Seriously, will Tobias ever find love?" The most important question to be answered now, however, is who is the best character on "Arrested Development"?

The return of AD on Netflix reintroduced the viewing public to all the best members of the extended Bluth family, and it also gives us a chance to reengage in the discussion about which Arrested Development cast members have created the most memorable characters on TV.

Who are the greatest Arrested Development characters? Vote on list to have your say. If your favorite AD character isn't on the list, make sure to add them so other fans can have a say in the discussion to decide the best character ever.

Once you're done over here, check out the best Arrested Development shirts to relive the best moments of the first three seasons in shirt form. Also, check out this list of the best Arrested Development supporting characters to rank the most entertaining non-Bluths / Fünkes (and also Oscar).
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1
990 248
Gob Bluth is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Will Arnett

2
990 218
Tobias Fünke is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
David Cross

3
705 220
Byron

4
684 216
Lucille Bluth is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Jessica Walter

5
535 191
Michael Bluth is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Jason Bateman

6
445 184
George Bluth Sr. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Jeffrey Tambor

7
473 169
George Michael Bluth is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Michael Cera

8
471 169
Maeby Fünke is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Alia Shawkat

9
376 145
Barry Zuckerkorn is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Henry Winkler

10
400 157
Lindsay Bluth Fünke is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Portia de Rossi

11
331 133
Franklin Delano Bluth is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Will Arnett

12
187 85
Gene Parmesan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
hedgehog_fuzz added Martin Mull
Martin Mull

13
205 132
Hel-loh "Annyong" Bl... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters

14
202 156
Oscar Bluth is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Jeffrey Tambor

15
127 14
Narrator is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
lionelstevens1 added James Stewart, Jouji Yanami, Lorraine Bracco

16
192 138
Steve Holt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Justin Grant Wade

17
199 146
Carl Weathers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Carl Weathers

18
194 128
Bob Loblaw is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Scott Baio

19
157 109
J. Walter Weatherman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters

20
203 165
Lucille Austero is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Lucille Austero Liza Minelli

21
147 108
Larry Middleman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Bob Einstein

22
190 161
Kitty Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Judy Greer

23
165 155
Ann Veal is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Mae Whitman

24
113 99
Wayne Jarvis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
John Michael Higgins

25
141 136
Maggie Lizer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Arrested Development Characters
Julia Louis-Dreyfus