Best Characters The Top Joss Whedon Characters  

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List Rules Character from Joss Whedon's television shows and Dr. Horrible's Sing-a-Long Blog.

A lively debate in the Whedon fandom has always been "Who are Joss Whedon's best characters"? Let's use this list as a way to settle that debate, shall we? Give your faves and thumbs up, thumbs down to those you're not as fond of.
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1
1,536 438
Buffy Summers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer

2
1,610 529
Spike is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer

3
1,397 383
Willow Rosenberg is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Buffy the Animated Series

4
1,603 452
Malcolm Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

5
1,259 353
Rupert Giles is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Buffy the Animated Series

6
1,197 540
Angel is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Angel, Buffy the Animated Series

7
1,122 423
Kaylee Frye is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Firefly

8
1,182 465
Faith is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

9
1,110 456
River Tam is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Firefly

10
991 418
Winifred Burkle is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

11
1,136 333
Hoban Washburne is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Firefly

12
955 461
Anya Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer

13
1,005 304
Oz is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

14
892 380
Xander Harris is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer

15
894 331
Zoë Washburne is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Firefly

16
892 408
Cordelia Chase is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

17
860 339
Lorne is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Angel

18
702 384
Echo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Dollhouse

19
858 424
Drusilla is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

20
873 354
Jayne Cobb is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Firefly

21
851 326
Inara Serra is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Firefly

22
743 407
Wesley Wyndam-Pryce is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

23
706 419
Tara Maclay is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

24
644 392
Dr. Horrible is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog

25
573 458
Illyria is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Angel

26
674 312
Shepherd Book is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Firefly

27
618 308
Allen Francis Doyle is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

28
529 443
Darla is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

29
575 371
Joyce Summers is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

30
511 352
Charles Gunn is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Angel

31
468 371
Captain Hammer is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog

32
505 366
Simon Tam is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Firefly

33
468 392
Topher Brink is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Dollhouse

34
468 407
Andrew Wells is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

35
483 338
Lindsey McDonald is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

36
444 426
Caleb is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer

37
425 416
Mayor is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

38
453 347
Jenny Calendar is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

39
391 416
Harmony Kendall is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

40
484 389
Glory is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

41
551 217
Gentlemen is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
lalispeter added Gentlemen

42
412 610
Dawn Summers is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer

43
357 370
Penny is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog

44
323 402
Victor is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Dollhouse

45
418 323
Alpha is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

46
319 372
Sierra is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

47
370 351
Kendra Young is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

48
420 278
Clem is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

49
326 411
Saffron is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters