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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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Darnell Turner is listed (or ranked) 301 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Darnell Turner My Name Is Earl

The Best Arrested Development Characters The Most Annoying TV and Film Characters Ever

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163 421
Kevin Stoley is listed (or ranked) 302 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Kevin Stoley South Park

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Herb Tarlek is listed (or ranked) 303 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Lenny Leonard is listed (or ranked) 304 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Lenny Leonard The Simpsons

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Scooby-Doo is listed (or ranked) 305 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Tina Belcher is listed (or ranked) 306 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Tina Belcher Bob's Burgers

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Manuel is listed (or ranked) 307 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Manuel Fawlty Towers

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Al Borland is listed (or ranked) 308 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Al Borland Home Improvement

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Chuckie Finster is listed (or ranked) 309 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Chuckie Finster All Grown Up!, Rugrats

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Lousie Belcher is listed (or ranked) 310 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Lousie Belcher

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Tom and Jerry is listed (or ranked) 311 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Tom and Jerry

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Sue Heck is listed (or ranked) 312 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
looksharp added Sue Heck The Middle

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Bob Belcher is listed (or ranked) 313 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Bob Belcher Bob's Burgers

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Dewey is listed (or ranked) 314 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
YaSin added Dewey Malcolm in the Middle

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Apu Nahasapeemapetilon is listed (or ranked) 315 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Apu Nahasapeemapetilon The Simpsons

The Saddest Television Deaths Ever 31 Times You've Seen The Walking Dead Actors Before

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Anthony DiNozzo is listed (or ranked) 316 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Michelle Tanner is listed (or ranked) 317 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Danny Marks added Michelle Tanner 50 Cutest Child Stars: All Grown Up, Full House, Hangin' with Michelle

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Pip Pirrip is listed (or ranked) 318 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Pip Pirrip South Park

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Buck the Dog is listed (or ranked) 319 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Buck the Dog Married... with Children

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Peggy Hill is listed (or ranked) 320 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
lemonhead added Peggy Hill King of the Hill

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Eleventh Doctor is listed (or ranked) 321 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
twaller123123 added Eleventh Doctor Doctor Who

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David Puddy is listed (or ranked) 322 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Sue Heck is listed (or ranked) 323 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Sue Heck The Middle

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Schmidt is listed (or ranked) 324 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
KassahWutke added Schmidt New Girl

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Carl Carlson is listed (or ranked) 325 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Carl Carlson The Simpsons

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Kent Brockman is listed (or ranked) 326 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Adam Sandler is listed (or ranked) 327 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Adam Sandler Saturday Night Live

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Hank Kingsley is listed (or ranked) 328 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Hank Kingsley

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Jessica Tate is listed (or ranked) 329 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
lemonhead added Jessica Tate Soap

The Best Seinfeld Characters Bucket List for Couples

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Fat Tony is listed (or ranked) 330 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Fat Tony The Simpsons

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Donna Noble is listed (or ranked) 331 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
acrosstheflame added Donna Noble

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Axl Heck is listed (or ranked) 332 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Axl Heck The Middle

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Hans Moleman is listed (or ranked) 333 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Mr. Bill is listed (or ranked) 334 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Ollie Williams is listed (or ranked) 335 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Bobby Singer is listed (or ranked) 336 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Bobby Singer Supernatural

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50 58
Cosmo is listed (or ranked) 337 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
michael-koebnick added Cosmo The Fairly OddParents

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Damien Thron is listed (or ranked) 338 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Damien Thron South Park

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107 225
Mitchell Pritchett is listed (or ranked) 339 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Mitchell Pritchett Modern Family

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Dennis Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 340 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Dennis Reynolds It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia

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Burt Campbell is listed (or ranked) 341 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Burt Campbell Soap

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Donald Duck is listed (or ranked) 342 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Donald Duck Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, Disney's House of Mouse, Quack Pack

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Otto Mann is listed (or ranked) 343 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

The Greatest Female TV Characters of All Time The Best Adventure Travel Companies

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Skeeter is listed (or ranked) 344 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Louie is listed (or ranked) 345 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
prometheus added Louie

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Boss Hogg is listed (or ranked) 346 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Boss Hogg The Dukes of Hazzard

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Veronica Mars is listed (or ranked) 347 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Veronica Mars Veronica Mars

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Hyacinth Bucket is listed (or ranked) 348 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
AndreaPoole-Presslor added Hyacinth Bucket

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Stanley Roper is listed (or ranked) 349 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Vinnie Barbarino is listed (or ranked) 350 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Vinnie Barbarino Mr. T and Tina, Welcome Back, Kotter