FOX The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked  

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List Rules Vote up the greatest, most memorable character in all the Alien movies.

Film buffs, we are ranking the greatest characters in the Alien franchise. From Prometheus to Alien Resurrection, the best Alien series characters are also known to be some of the best movie characters of all time. Who is the best Alien character?

Featuring Arthur Dallas (Tom Skerritt), David 8 (Michael Fassbender), and Ellen Ripley (Sigourney Weaver), this list of Alien movie characters includes memorable villains, funny sidekicks, and new characters from the latest Alien prequels.

Vote up the best characters in the Alien movies. Feel free to add any popular Alien characters missing from the list.

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42 1
Ellen Ripley is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Ellen Ripley Sigourney Weaver, Nicole Fellows

2
30 5
Cpl. Dwayne Hicks is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Dwayne Hicks Michael Biehn

3
29 8
Pvt. Hudson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Pvt. Hudson Bill Paxton

4
25 6
Xenomorph is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Xenomorph Eddie Powell, Tom Woodruff Jr., Bolaji Badejo

5
22 7
Pvt. Vasquez is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Pvt. Vasquez Jenette Goldstein

6
26 11
Rebecca Jorden is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Rebecca Jorden Carrie Henn, Danielle Edmond

7
19 5
Sgt. Apone is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Sgt. Apone Al Matthews

8
22 9
Parker is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Dennis Parker Yaphet Kotto

9
24 13
Ash is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Ash Ian Holm

10
26 15
Dallas is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Arthur Dallas Tom Skerritt

11
19 9
Elizabeth M. Shaw is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Elizabeth M. Shaw Noomi Rapace, Lucy Hutchinson

12
22 12
Kane is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Gilbert Kane John Hurt

13
19 10
David 8/Walter is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
David 8/Walter Michael Fassbender

14
19 10
Bishop is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Michael Bishop Weyland Lance Henriksen

15
19 11
Samuel Brett is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Samuel Brett Harry Dean Stanton

16
13 7
Tennessee
Tennessee "Tee" Faris Danny McBride

17
16 12
Lambert is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Joan Lambert Veronica Cartwright

18
13 9
Janet
Janet "Danny" Daniels Katherine Waterston

19
12 12
Carter Burke is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Carter Burke Paul Reiser

20
7 15
Peter Weyland is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Peter Weyland Guy Pearce

21
4 18
Charlie Holloway is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Alien Franchise, Ranked
Charlie Holloway Logan Marshall-Green