Fictional Characters The Best Cheers Characters of All Time  

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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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282 89
Coach Ernie Pantusso is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Nicholas Colasanto

2
275 96
Norm Peterson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
George Wendt

3
212 61
Woody Boyd is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Woody Harrelson

4
282 105
Frasier Crane is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Kelsey Grammer

5
245 84
Sam Malone is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Ted Danson

6
232 94
Cliff Clavin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
John Ratzenberger

7
165 83
Lilith Sternin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Bebe Neuwirth

8
139 94
Carla Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Rhea Perlman

9
104 77
Harry the Hat is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Harry Anderson

10
174 152
Diane Chambers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Shelley Long

11
76 65
Al is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Al Rosen

12
87 92
Rebecca Howe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Kirstie Alley

13
41 53
Paul Krapence is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Paul Willson

14
54 73
Nick Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Dan Hedaya

15
34 47
Paul Krapence is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Paul Lee Willson

16
38 55
Kelly Gaines is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Jackie Swanson

17
35 53
Eddie LeBec is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Carla Tortelli

18
25 38
Serafina Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Leah Remini

19
31 48
Esther Clavin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Frances Sternhagen

20
39 63
Loretta Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Jean Kasem

21
22 35
Andy Andy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
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22
37 61
John Allen Hill is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Keene Curtis

23
20 41
Father Barry is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Eric Christmas

24
16 40
Phil is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Phil Philip Perlman

25
13 38
Frederick Gaylord Crane is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Christopher and Kevin Graves

26
17 46
Evan Drake is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Tom Skerritt

27
13 40
Robin Colcord is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Scooby added

28
12 38
Alan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Alan Koss

29
17 53
Henri is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Anthony Cistaro

30
13 44
Andy Schroeder is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Derek McGrath

31
11 39
Gary is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Joel Polis and Robert Desiderio

32
12 43
Dave Richards is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Fred Dryer

33
10 41
Paul is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Paul Vaughn

34
8 36
Walt Twitchell is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Raye Birk

35
5 30
Anthony Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
looksharp added

36
5 37
Tim is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Tim Tim Cunningham

37
4 38
Tom is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Tom Thomas W. Babson

38
3 37
Barry is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Barry Zajac