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The Best Gilligan's Island Characters 

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Updated June 28, 2019 857 votes 244 voters 5.2k views

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

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

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Mary Ann Summers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Gilligan's Island Characters
Dawn Wells
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Gilligan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Gilligan's Island Characters
Bob Denver
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The Professor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Gilligan's Island Characters
Russell Johnson
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The Skipper is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Gilligan's Island Characters
Alan Hale, Jr.
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Thurston Howell, III is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Gilligan's Island Characters
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Ginger Grant is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Gilligan's Island Characters
Tina Louise
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Eunice "Lovey"... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Gilligan's Island Characters
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Wrongway Feldman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Gilligan's Island Characters
Wrongway Feldman Hans Conried
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Radio Announcer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Gilligan's Island Characters
Radio Announcer Charles Maxwell
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Duke Williams is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Gilligan's Island Characters
TomSharkey added Duke Williams
Surfer/Muscleman, episode 21
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Dr. Balinkoff is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Gilligan's Island Characters
Dr. Balinkoff Vito Scotti