Entertainment 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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Coach Ernie Pantusso is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Nicholas Colasanto
2
243 65
Woody Boyd is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Woody Harrelson
3
307 102
Norm Peterson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
George Wendt
4
279 88
Sam Malone is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Ted Danson
5
306 112
Frasier Crane is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Kelsey Grammer
6
262 97
Cliff Clavin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
John Ratzenberger
7
186 91
Lilith Sternin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Bebe Neuwirth
8
156 109
Carla Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Rhea Perlman
9
123 84
Harry the Hat is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Harry Anderson
10
200 165
Diane Chambers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Shelley Long
11
87 68
Al is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Al Rosen
12
104 107
Rebecca Howe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Kirstie Alley
13
62 80
Nick Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Dan Hedaya
14
47 59
Paul Krapence is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Paul Willson
15
32 38
Andy Andy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
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16
38 51
Paul Krapence is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Paul Lee Willson
17
43 59
Kelly Gaines is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Jackie Swanson
18
37 57
Eddie LeBec is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Carla Tortelli
19
33 51
Esther Clavin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Frances Sternhagen
20
3 1
Hester Crane is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
starwarssuperfan added Nancy Marchand, Rita Wilson
21
42 68
Loretta Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Jean Kasem
22
40 65
John Allen Hill is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Keene Curtis
23
25 42
Serafina Tortelli is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Leah Remini
24
21 43
Father Barry is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
Eric Christmas
25
14 39
Frederick Gaylord Crane is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cheers Characters of All Time
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