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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274 87
Coach Ernie Pantusso is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Nicholas Colasanto

2
268 93
Norm Peterson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
George Wendt

3
203 59
Woody Boyd is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Woody Harrelson

4
273 101
Frasier Crane is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Kelsey Grammer

5
236 82
Sam Malone is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Ted Danson

6
224 92
Cliff Clavin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
John Ratzenberger

7
162 80
Lilith Sternin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Bebe Neuwirth

8
136 92
Carla Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Rhea Perlman

9
101 76
Harry the Hat is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Harry Anderson

10
168 149
Diane Chambers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Shelley Long

11
74 64
Al is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Al Rosen

12
86 90
Rebecca Howe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Kirstie Alley

13
41 51
Paul Krapence is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Paul Willson

14
53 72
Nick Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Dan Hedaya

15
34 45
Paul Krapence is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Paul Lee Willson

16
37 54
Kelly Gaines is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Jackie Swanson

17
25 36
Serafina Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Leah Remini

18
39 61
Loretta Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Jean Kasem

19
30 47
Esther Clavin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Frances Sternhagen

20
33 53
Eddie LeBec is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Carla Tortelli

21
36 60
John Allen Hill is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Keene Curtis

22
20 35
Andy Andy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
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23
19 40
Father Barry is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Eric Christmas

24
16 38
Phil is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Phil Philip Perlman

25
12 36
Frederick Gaylord Crane is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Christopher and Kevin Graves

26
13 38
Robin Colcord is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Scooby added

27
16 45
Evan Drake is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Tom Skerritt

28
11 37
Alan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Alan Koss

29
13 43
Andy Schroeder is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Derek McGrath

30
17 52
Henri is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Anthony Cistaro

31
10 39
Gary is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Joel Polis and Robert Desiderio

32
10 40
Paul is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Paul Vaughn

33
11 43
Dave Richards is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Fred Dryer

34
8 35
Walt Twitchell is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Raye Birk

35
4 30
Anthony Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
looksharp added

36
4 37
Tim is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Tim Tim Cunningham

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

38
3 36
Barry is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Barry Zajac