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List Rules All minor and major characters from Cheers. Vote for your personal favorite characters from the show, regardless of how beloved they are by others.

List of the best Cheers characters, with pictures and character bios when available. With such a great cast of characters, it's tough to say who the greatest really is without everybody weighing in on the discussion. Vote for your favorite Cheers characters and help make this list the ultimate source for who the best characters of the show are. Cheers roles from every season are included, along with the names of the actors who play them.

This list contains items like Frasier Crane and Sam Malone. You can click each image for a larger picture of the character, and in some cases you can click the character's name for a more detailed description.Who is the fan favorite character of Cheers? Help decide the answer by voting on the list below.

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310 98
Coach Ernie Pantusso is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Nicholas Colasanto
2
235 64
Woody Boyd is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Woody Harrelson
3
299 99
Norm Peterson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
George Wendt
4
273 86
Sam Malone is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Ted Danson
5
301 112
Frasier Crane is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Kelsey Grammer
6
253 97
Cliff Clavin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
John Ratzenberger
7
182 89
Lilith Sternin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Bebe Neuwirth
8
154 103
Carla Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Rhea Perlman
9
118 83
Harry the Hat is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Harry Anderson
10
193 161
Diane Chambers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Shelley Long
11
85 68
Al is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Al Rosen
12
101 100
Rebecca Howe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Kirstie Alley
13
60 79
Nick Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Dan Hedaya
14
46 58
Paul Krapence is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Paul Willson
15
37 50
Paul Krapence is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Paul Lee Willson
16
28 37
Andy Andy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
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17
41 59
Kelly Gaines is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Jackie Swanson
18
3 0
Hester Crane is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
starwarssuperfan added Nancy Marchand, Rita Wilson
19
40 63
John Allen Hill is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Keene Curtis
20
32 50
Esther Clavin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Frances Sternhagen
21
42 67
Loretta Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Jean Kasem
22
35 57
Eddie LeBec is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Carla Tortelli
23
25 41
Serafina Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Leah Remini
24
21 42
Father Barry is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Eric Christmas
25
19 47
Evan Drake is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Tom Skerritt