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
1,534 435
Buffy Summers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer

2
1,607 527
Spike is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer

3
1,393 382
Willow Rosenberg is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Buffy the Animated Series

4
1,600 450
Malcolm Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

5
1,257 353
Rupert Giles is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Buffy the Animated Series

6
1,196 539
Angel is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Angel, Buffy the Animated Series

7
1,121 423
Kaylee Frye is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Firefly

8
1,180 465
Faith is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

9
1,109 456
River Tam is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Firefly

10
990 417
Winifred Burkle is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

11
1,136 332
Hoban Washburne is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Firefly

12
954 461
Anya Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer

13
1,003 304
Oz is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

14
890 380
Xander Harris is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer

15
893 330
Zoë Washburne is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Firefly

16
890 407
Cordelia Chase is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

17
858 339
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
856 424
Drusilla is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

20
871 354
Jayne Cobb is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Firefly

21
850 324
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
704 419
Tara Maclay is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

24
643 392
Dr. Horrible is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog

25
572 457
Illyria is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Angel

26
672 312
Shepherd Book is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Firefly

27
617 308
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
573 371
Joyce Summers is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

30
512 351
Charles Gunn is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Angel

31
467 371
Captain Hammer is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog

32
504 365
Simon Tam is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Firefly

33
468 391
Topher Brink is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Dollhouse

34
468 405
Andrew Wells is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

35
444 425
Caleb is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer

36
482 339
Lindsey McDonald is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

37
423 417
Mayor is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

38
452 347
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
550 217
Gentlemen is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
lalispeter added Gentlemen

42
412 609
Dawn Summers is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer

43
356 370
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
318 372
Sierra is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters

47
369 351
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
325 410
Saffron is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Top Joss Whedon Characters