Best TV Characters The Best LOST Characters  

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The best characters on Lost, one of the most popular sci-fi series of all time. The premiere of Lost - one of the all-time greatest TV pilots - featured a spectacular plane crash onto a beach of an island somewhere in the Pacific Ocean. Within the first two hours of the episode, fans were introduced to complicated characters, violent out-of-place polar bears, and a mysterious beacon sending out a distress call in French.

With millions of loyal fans, the show went on for six seasons, marking it as one of the top cult TV shows. This list includes all of the major characters from Lost, from the initial survivors of Oceanic Flight 815 to the members of the Dharma Initiative, as well as many of the family members and villains viewers met along the way. And yes, Vincent, too. Vote up your favorite Lost characters to move them up the list so all will know they are the top lost characters, or press rerank to create your own order.

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2,025 584
James
James "Sawyer" Ford Josh Holloway

2
1,960 385
Desmond Hume is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Desmond Hume Henry Ian Cusick

3
1,800 629
John Locke is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best LOST Characters
John Locke Terry O'Quinn

4
1,559 436
Hugo
Hugo "Hurley" Reyes Jorge Garcia

5
1,363 478
Sayid Jarrah is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Sayid Jarrah Naveen Andrews

6
1,350 586
Benjamin Linus is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Benjamin Linus Michael Emerson

7
1,361 552
Charlie Pace is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Charlie Pace Dominic Monaghan

8
1,169 381
Jin-Soo Kwon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Jin-Soo Kwon Daniel Dae Kim

9
1,184 692
Jack Shephard is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Jack Shephard Matthew Fox

10
1,083 397
Mr. Eko is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Mr. Eko Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

11
1,041 518
Juliet Burke is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Juliet Burke Elizabeth Mitchell

12
933 487
Sun-Hwa Kwon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Sun-Hwa Kwon Kim Yoon-jin

13
884 419
Richard Alpert is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Richard Alpert Nestor Carbonell

14
993 637
Kate Austen is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Kate Austen Evangeline Lilly

15
841 368
Daniel Faraday is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Daniel Faraday Jeremy Davies

16
982 350
Vincent is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Vincent

17
691 358
Miles Straume is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Miles Straume Ken Leung

18
669 307
Frank Lapidus is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Frank Lapidus Jeff Fahey

19
698 492
Claire Littleton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Claire Littleton Emilie de Ravin

20
737 443
Boone Carlyle is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Boone Carlyle Ian Somerhalder

21
605 314
Penelope Widmore is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Penelope Widmore Sonya Walger

22
505 317
Rose Henderson Nadler is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best LOST Characters

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513 399
Danielle Rousseau is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best LOST Characters

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451 382
Libby is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Libby Smith Cynthia Watros

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426 446
Jacob is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best LOST Characters

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375 396
Man in Black is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best LOST Characters

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408 574
Shannon Rutherford is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Shannon Rutherford Maggie Grace

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443 565
Ana Lucia Cortez is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Ana Lucia Cortez Michelle Rodriguez

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332 309
Bernard Nadler is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best LOST Characters

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356 336
Pierre Chang is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best LOST Characters

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343 234
Smoke Monster is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Smoke Monster

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257 430
Charlotte Lewis is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Charlotte Lewis Rebecca Mader

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292 344
Tom Friendly is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Tom Friendly Christian Borle

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284 416
Christian Shephard is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best LOST Characters

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270 399
Mikhail Bakunin is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Mikhail Bakunin

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308 448
Walt Lloyd is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Walt Lloyd Malcolm David Kelley

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299 603
Michael Dawson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Michael Dawson Harold Perrineau Jr.

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191 453
Charles Widmore is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best LOST Characters

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247 419
Ethan Rom is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best LOST Characters

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81 43
Alex Rousseau is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Stephen Sandusky added Alex Rousseau Tania Raymode

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178 376
Eloise Hawking is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best LOST Characters

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172 404
Martin Keamy is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best LOST Characters

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129 306
Captain Gault is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best LOST Characters

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164 116
Mr. Kwon is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Mr. Kwon John Shin

45
166 139
Yemi is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Yemi Adetokumboh M'Cormack

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109 286
Goodwin Stanhope is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best LOST Characters
IrinaGinger79 added Goodwin Stanhope Brett Cullen

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139 333
Naomi Dorrit is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Naomi Dorrit Marsha Thomason

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140 302
Matthew Abaddon is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Matthew Abaddon Lance Reddick

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121 101
Helen Norwood is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Helen Norwood Katey Sagal

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132 118
Aaron Littleton is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best LOST Characters
Aaron Littleton William Blanchette