NBC 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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219 77
Coach Ernie Pantusso is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

2
232 85
Frasier Crane is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Frasier Crane Frasier, Cheers

3
226 84
Norm Peterson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Norm Peterson Cheers

4
168 51
Woody Boyd is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Woody Boyd Cheers

5
201 78
Sam Malone is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Sam Malone Cheers

6
200 78
Cliff Clavin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Cliff Clavin Cheers

7
147 70
Lilith Sternin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

8
123 78
Carla Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

9
150 127
Diane Chambers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

10
87 68
Harry the Hat is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

11
62 59
Al is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Al

12
73 82
Rebecca Howe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Rebecca Howe Cheers

13
38 43
Paul Krapence is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

14
30 41
Paul Krapence is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Paul Krapence Cheers

The Best Seasons of Cheers

15
42 62
Nick Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

16
23 32
Serafina Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

17
37 55
Loretta Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

18
27 42
Esther Clavin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

19
34 55
John Allen Hill is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

20
29 47
Eddie LeBec is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

21
31 52
Kelly Gaines is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

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17 31
Andy Andy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
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17 35
Father Barry is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

24
13 35
Phil is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Phil

25
17 46
Henri is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

26
12 38
Andy Schroeder is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

27
13 41
Evan Drake is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

28
10 35
Frederick Gaylord Crane is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

The Best Cheers Episodes of All Time

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11 38
Dave Richards is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

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8 31
Walt Twitchell is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

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9 35
Alan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

32
9 35
Robin Colcord is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
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9 36
Gary is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

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9 37
Paul is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time

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4 27
Anthony Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
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36
4 34
Tim is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Tim

37
4 34
Tom is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Tom

38
2 34
Barry is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time