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The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked 

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Updated June 28, 2019 3.5k votes 525 voters 3.2k views 25 items

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 Pierre Coffin in Despicable Me
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Evil Minions is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Pierre Coffin in Despicable Me 2
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Madge Nelson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Madge Nelson
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Gru is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Steve Carell in Despicable Me
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Edith is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Edith Dana Gaier in Despicable Me
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Agnes is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Elsie Fisher in Home Makeover
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Lucy Wilde is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Kristen Wiig in Despicable Me 2
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Margo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Margo Miranda Cosgrove in Home Makeover
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Dr. Nefario is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Russell Brand in Despicable Me
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Scarlett Overkill is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Sandra Bullock in Minions
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Vector is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Victor "Vector" Perkins Jason Segel in Despicable Me
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Herb Overkill is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Herb Overkill
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Balthazar Bratt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Balthazar Bratt
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Walter Nelson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Walter Nelson
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Marlena is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Marlena
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Dru is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Dru
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El Macho is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Eduardo Perez Benjamin Bratt in Despicable Me 2
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Mr. Perkins is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Mr. Perkins Will Arnett in Despicable Me
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Silas Ramsbottom is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Silas Ramsbottom
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Clive is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Clive
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Fritz is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Fritz
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Antonio Pérez is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Antonio Pérez
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Don't Know is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Don't Know
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Miss Hattie is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Miss Hattie Kristen Wiig in Despicable Me
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Valerie Da Vinci is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Valerie Da Vinci