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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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1,491 423
Buffy Summers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy Summers Buffy the Vampire Slayer

2
1,559 512
Spike is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Spike Buffy the Vampire Slayer

3
1,349 367
Willow Rosenberg is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Willow Rosenberg Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Buffy the Animated Series

4
1,560 437
Malcolm Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

5
1,219 343
Rupert Giles is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Rupert Giles Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Buffy the Animated Series

6
1,153 525
Angel is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Angel Angel, Buffy the Animated Series

7
1,095 411
Kaylee Frye is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Kaylee Frye Firefly

8
1,129 453
Faith is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

9
1,080 445
River Tam is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
River Tam Firefly

10
965 404
Winifred Burkle is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

11
1,109 321
Hoban Washburne is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Hoban Washburne Firefly

12
919 449
Anya Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Anya Jenkins Buffy the Vampire Slayer

13
862 362
Xander Harris is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Xander Harris Buffy the Vampire Slayer

14
971 295
Oz is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Oz

The Strongest Female Characters Written by Joss Whedon

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869 320
Zoë Washburne is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Zoë Washburne Firefly

16
852 402
Cordelia Chase is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

17
837 329
Lorne is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Lorne Angel

18
681 370
Echo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Echo Dollhouse

19
829 414
Drusilla is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

20
844 343
Jayne Cobb is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Jayne Cobb Firefly

21
825 313
Inara Serra is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Inara Serra Firefly

The Best and Worst Disney Animated Movies

22
719 398
Wesley Wyndam-Pryce is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

23
680 407
Tara Maclay is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

24
626 382
Dr. Horrible is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Dr. Horrible Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog

25
557 445
Illyria is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Illyria Angel

26
654 302
Shepherd Book is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Shepherd Book Firefly

27
599 299
Allen Francis Doyle is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

28
512 431
Darla is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

14 Things You Didn't Realize Joss Whedon Worked On

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552 364
Joyce Summers is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

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460 359
Captain Hammer is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Captain Hammer Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog

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496 342
Charles Gunn is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Charles Gunn Angel

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495 352
Simon Tam is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Simon Tam Firefly

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460 377
Topher Brink is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Topher Brink Dollhouse

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453 395
Andrew Wells is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

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470 327
Lindsey McDonald is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

31 Times You've Seen The Walking Dead Actors Before

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428 414
Caleb is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Caleb Buffy the Vampire Slayer

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436 339
Jenny Calendar is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

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405 408
Mayor is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

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377 406
Harmony Kendall is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

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466 378
Glory is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

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397 584
Dawn Summers is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Dawn Summers Buffy the Vampire Slayer

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523 213
Gentlemen is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
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13 Shows And Movies Joss Whedon Has Savagely Ripped Apart

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317 389
Victor is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Victor Dollhouse

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350 361
Penny is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Penny Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog

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409 312
Alpha is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

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313 358
Sierra is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

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353 340
Kendra Young is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

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403 269
Clem is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

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321 397
Saffron is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters