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List of Dirty Dancing Characters

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List of Dirty Dancing characters, including pictures when available. These characters from Dirty Dancing are ordered by their significance to the film, so main characters are featured at the top while minor characters and cameos are further down on the list. Dirty Dancing had a lot of memorable characters, which is part of the reason why the movie is so beloved by people around the world. The names of the actors and actresses who played each character are included next to the character's names, so use this list to discover who played your favorite characters.

Items on this list include Frances 'Baby' Houseman and Robbie Gould.

If you want to know, "Who are the characters from Dirty Dancing?" or "What are the names of Dirty Dancing characters?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

To view this list of Dirty Dancing roles alphabetically, click on "Name" at the top of the list. Is one of your favorite characters missing? Feel free to add them by typing in their name at the bottom of the list.
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Frances 'Baby' Houseman ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Dirty Dancing Characters
Jennifer Grey in Dirty Dancing
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Tito Suarez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Dirty Dancing Characters
Tito Suarez Charles Coles in Dirty Dancing
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Vivian Pressman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Dirty Dancing Characters
Vivian Pressman Miranda Garrison in Dirty Dancing
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Robbie Gould is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Dirty Dancing Characters
Robbie Gould Max Cantor in Dirty Dancing
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Stan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Dirty Dancing Characters
Stan Wayne Knight in Dirty Dancing
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Lisa Houseman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Dirty Dancing Characters
Lisa Houseman Jane Brucker in Dirty Dancing
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Dr. Jake Houseman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Dirty Dancing Characters
Dr. Jake Houseman Jerry Orbach in Dirty Dancing
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Marjorie Houseman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Dirty Dancing Characters
Marjorie Houseman Kelly Bishop in Dirty Dancing
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Johnny Castle is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Dirty Dancing Characters
Patrick Swayze in Dirty Dancing
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Penny Johnson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Dirty Dancing Characters
Penny Johnson Cynthia Rhodes in Dirty Dancing
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Max Kellerman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Dirty Dancing Characters
Max Kellerman Jack Weston in Dirty Dancing
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Neil Kellerman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Dirty Dancing Characters
Neil Kellerman Lonny Price in Dirty Dancing
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Billy Kostecki is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Dirty Dancing Characters
Billy Kostecki Neal Jones in Dirty Dancing
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Dancer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Dirty Dancing Characters
Dancer Karen Kaster in Dirty Dancing
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Young Woman Walking Lake... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Dirty Dancing Characters
Young Woman Walking Lake Lori Janney in Dirty Dancing