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The Best David Spade Characters

Updated June 28, 2019 161 votes 14 voters30 items

We’re ranking David Spade’s greatest characters. As an actor, comic, and Saturday Night Live alumni, David Spade landed his first movie role in 1987’s Police Academy 4. After starring in a string of great comedies in the early ‘90s, including Coneheads, Reality Bites, and PCU, he teamed up with fellow SNL cast member Chris Farley for 1995’s hilarious hit Tommy Boy and again in ‘96 for Black Sheep.

Usually typecast as the tongue-in-cheek middleman, David Spade's also an accomplished voice actor. Voicing Emperor Kuzco in the Emperor’s New Groove and Griffin the Invisible Man in the Hotel Transylvania series, his characters are known for having a certain sarcastic charm. Which of David Spade’s characters is your favorite? Whether you prefer him as Shiloh in Grandma’s Boy, scrappy Joe in Joe Dirt, or know-it-all Dennis Finch in the NBC series Just Shoot Me, make your voice heard below.

Vote up David Spade’s best characters to see which performance is his most popular.

  • Monica26
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    5

    Monica

    Jack & Jill

    2011

  • General Custer27
    2
    2

    General Custer

    The Ridiculous 6

    2015

  • Charlie McMillian28
    2
    2

    Charlie McMillian

    The Do-Over

    2016

  • Wayne29
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    4

    Wayne

    Father of the Year

    2018

  • C. J. Barnes30
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    2

    C. J. Barnes

    8 Simple Rules

    2004-2005