Film 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 Pierre Coffin

2
239 23
Evil Minions is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud, Jemaine Clement

3
173 34
Madge Nelson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Madge Nelson Allison Janney

4
94 16
Gru is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Steve Carell

5
96 17
Agnes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Agnes Elsie Fisher, Nev Scharrel

6
101 23
Edith is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Edith Dana Gaier

7
83 16
Lucy Wilde is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Kristen Wiig

8
84 19
Margo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Margo Miranda Cosgrove

9
100 30
Scarlett Overkill is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Sandra Bullock

10
73 18
Dr. Nefario is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Russell Brand

11
90 31
Herb Overkill is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Herb Overkill Jon Hamm

12
78 30
Walter Nelson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Walter Nelson Michael Keaton

13
58 20
Dru is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Dru Steve Carell

14
59 21
Balthazar Bratt is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Balthazar Bratt Trey Parker

15
66 26
Marlena is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Marlena Julie Andrews

16
59 23
Vector is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Victor "Vector" Perkins Jason Segel

17
48 19
Silas Ramsbottom is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Silas Ramsbottom Steve Coogan

18
51 22
El Macho is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Eduardo Perez Benjamin Bratt

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41 19
Fritz is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Fritz Steve Coogan

20
44 22
Antonio Pérez is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Antonio Pérez Mois├ęs Arias

21
46 24
Clive is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Clive Andy Nyman

22
51 30
Mr. Perkins is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Mr. Perkins Will Arnett

23
21 5
is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked

24
43 27
Miss Hattie is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Miss Hattie Kristen Wiig

25
40 27
Valerie Da Vinci is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Valerie Da Vinci Jenny Slate