fictional characters The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked  

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

Minion fans, we are ranking the greatest characters in the Despicable Me franchise. From 2010's Despicable Me to the 2017's Despicable Me 3, the best Despicable Me series characters are also known to be some of the best movie characters of all time. Who is the best Despicable Me character?

Featuring the Minions (Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud, Jermaine Clement), Lucy Wilde (Kristen Wiig), and of course, Felonious Gru himself (Steve Carell), this list of Despicable Me movie characters includes memorable villains, funny sidekicks, and goofy heroes.

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

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jsnungaray added King Bob the Minion Pierre Coffin

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222 15
Evil Minions is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Evil Minions Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud, Jemaine Clement

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163 24
Madge Nelson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Madge Nelson Allison Janney

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92 20
Scarlett Overkill is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Scarlet Overkill Sandra Bullock

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85 18
Edith is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Edith Dana Gaier

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74 15
Agnes is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Agnes Elsie Fisher, Nev Scharrel

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70 15
Margo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Margo Miranda Cosgrove

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68 14
Gru is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Felonious Gru Steve Carell

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65 13
Lucy Wilde is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Lucy Wilde Kristen Wiig

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82 23
Herb Overkill is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Herb Overkill Jon Hamm

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73 21
Walter Nelson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Walter Nelson Michael Keaton

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58 17
Dr. Nefario is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Dr. Nefario Russell Brand

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61 20
Marlena is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Marlena Julie Andrews

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47 13
Dru is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Dru Steve Carell

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Vector is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Victor "Vector" Perkins Jason Segel

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47 15
Balthazar Bratt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Balthazar Bratt Trey Parker

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41 14
Silas Ramsbottom is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Silas Ramsbottom Steve Coogan

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37 13
Fritz is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Fritz Steve Coogan

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43 19
El Macho is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Eduardo Perez Benjamin Bratt

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48 23
Mr. Perkins is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Mr. Perkins Will Arnett

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41 19
Clive is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Clive Andy Nyman

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37 17
Antonio Pérez is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Antonio Pérez Mois├ęs Arias

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40 20
Miss Hattie is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Miss Hattie Kristen Wiig

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37 19
Valerie Da Vinci is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Valerie Da Vinci Jenny Slate

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is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked