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List Rules All minor and major characters from Star Trek: The Next Generation. Vote for your personal favorite characters from the show, regardless of how beloved they are by others.

List of the best Star Trek: The Next Generation 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 Star Trek: The Next Generation characters and help make this list the ultimate source for who the best characters of the show are. Star Trek: The Next Generation character roles from every season are included, along with the names of the actors who play them.

Everything from Worf to Jean-Luc Picard is included on this list. 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 Star Trek: The Next Generation? Scroll down so you can find out once and for all.
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T'Pol is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
KeithAustin added T'Pol Star Trek: Enterprise

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Ro Laren is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters

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Jean-Luc Picard is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Jean-Luc Picard Star Trek: The Next Generation

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Miles O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Miles O'Brien Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

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Data is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Data Star Trek: The Next Generation

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Q is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Q

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Beverly Crusher is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Beverly Crusher Star Trek: The Next Generation

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Reginald Barclay is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters

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Wesley Crusher is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters

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Deanna Troi is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Deanna Troi Star Trek: Beyond the Final Frontier, Star Trek: The Next Generation

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Tasha Yar is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters

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Gowron is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters

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Lwaxana Troi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters

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Robin Lefler is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters

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Lore is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Lore Star Trek: The Next Generation

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Worf is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Worf Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

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Kurn is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters

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Lursa is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Lursa

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K'Ehleyr is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
K'Ehleyr

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B'Etor is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
B'Etor

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Sonya Gomez is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Sonya Gomez

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William Riker is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
William Riker Star Trek: The Next Generation

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Alyssa Ogawa is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters

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Keiko O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Keiko O'Brien Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

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Mot is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Mot

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Alynna Nechayev is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Alynna Nechayev

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Geordi La Forge is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Geordi La Forge Star Trek: The Next Generation

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Hugh of Borg is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Hugh of Borg

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Alexander Rozhenko is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters

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Commander Shelby is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
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Sela is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters

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The Traveler is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
The Traveler

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Katherine Pulaski is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters

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Tomalak is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Tomalak

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Guinan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Guinan Star Trek: The Next Generation

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Mr. Homn is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Star Trek: The Next Generation Characters
Mr. Homn