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The Best Malcolm in the Middle Characters

Updated October 13, 2018 3.1k votes 380 voters 1.7k views20 items

Do you have a favorite character from the classic Fox comedy Malcolm in the Middle? It's hard to pick the best Malcolm in the Middle character, because frankly there are so many good ones. From main characters like Dewey and Hal to side characters like Stevie and Craig, let's rank the funniest characters from Malcolm in the Middle, with the help of your votes.

Did you know Malcolm's last name is Wilkerson? It's only revealed twice throughout the show, so don't blame yourself if you missed it. There isn't a single member in Malcolm's family that isn't funny - take his frightening mother Lois for example, or his troublesome older brother Reese. Some great side characters in Malcolm in the Middle help make the series memorable as well, including Eric Hansen, Otto, and Lloyd.

Use your votes below to let us know who the funniest character from Malcolm in the Middle is! If a character is missing for some reason, feel free to add them to the list.

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  • 1

    Hal

    Bryan Cranston
    266
    29

    SeriesMalcolm in the Middle

  • 2

    Dewey

    Erik Per Sullivan
    207
    62

    SeriesMalcolm in the Middle

    EpisodeEpisode 2

  • 3

    Reese

    Justin Berfield
    179
    59

    SeriesMalcolm in the Middle

  • 4

    Lois

    Jane Kaczmarek
    168
    58

    SeriesMalcolm in the Middle

    #65 of 267 The Funniest Female TV Characters#152 of 404 The Funniest TV Characters of All Time#236 of 935 The Greatest Female TV Characters of All Time

  • 5

    Francis

    Christopher Masterson
    173
    69

    SeriesMalcolm in the Middle

  • 6

    Malcolm

    Frankie Muniz
    141
    70
  • 7

    Abraham 'Abe' Kenarban

    Gary Anthony Williams
    94
    36

    SeriesMalcolm in the Middle

  • 8

    Stevie Kenarban

    Craig Lamar Traylor
    98
    50

    SeriesMalcolm in the Middle

  • 9

    Craig Feldspar

    David Anthony Higgins
    101
    54

    SeriesMalcolm in the Middle

  • 10

    Edwin Spangler

    Daniel Von Bargen
    93
    50
  • 11

    Piama Tananahaakna

    Emy Coligado
    82
    56

    SeriesMalcolm in the Middle

  • 12

    Otto Mannkusser

    Kenneth Mars
    73
    49

    SeriesMalcolm in the Middle

  • 13

    Cynthia

    Tania Raymonde
    71
    56
  • 14

    Cadet Eric Hansen

    Eric Nenninger
    44
    49

    SeriesMalcolm in the Middle

  • 15

    Lloyd

    Evan Matthew Cohen
    47
    57

    SeriesMalcolm in the Middle

  • 16

    Caroline Miller

    36
    49
  • 17

    Dabney Hooper

    Kyle Sullivan
    37
    53

    SeriesMalcolm in the Middle

  • 18

    Jamie

    Lukas Rodriguez, James Rodriguez
    33
    70

    SeriesMalcolm in the Middle

  • 19

    Daisy

    Jennette McCurdy
    17
    56

    SeriesMalcolm in the Middle

  • 20

    Diane

    Emma Stone
    16
    53

    SeriesMalcolm in the Middle