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 Pierre Coffin

2
236 21
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
170 33
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
86 15
Gru is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Steve Carell

5
88 16
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
95 23
Edith is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Edith Dana Gaier

7
76 15
Lucy Wilde is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Kristen Wiig

8
97 29
Scarlett Overkill is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Sandra Bullock

9
79 19
Margo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Margo Miranda Cosgrove

10
71 17
Dr. Nefario is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Russell Brand

11
86 30
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
75 28
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
55 17
Dru is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Dru Steve Carell

14
64 24
Marlena is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Marlena Julie Andrews

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55 18
Balthazar Bratt is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Balthazar Bratt Trey Parker

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56 20
Vector is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Victor "Vector" Perkins Jason Segel

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49 21
El Macho is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Eduardo Perez Benjamin Bratt

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45 19
Silas Ramsbottom is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Silas Ramsbottom Steve Coogan

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40 18
Fritz is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Fritz Steve Coogan

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45 23
Clive is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Clive Andy Nyman

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50 28
Mr. Perkins is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked
Mr. Perkins Will Arnett

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40 22
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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42 25
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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18 5
is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Despicable Me Characters in the Whole Franchise, Ranked

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39 25
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