List of notable fictional characters whose name is Ian, including photos when available. The fictional characters named Ian below come from every kind of genre and medium, as this list includes movie characters named Ian, TV characters named Ian, and book characters named Ian. You might even find some notable video game characters whose name is Ian below as well. Whether you're looking for comedy characters named Ian or drama characters named Ian, this list will have what you're looking for.Who are the most well known fictional Ians? Some of the more memorable names below include Ian Chesterton from Doctor Who, Ian Gallagher from Shameless, and Ian Karkull from DC Universe. This list is ranked by the votes of users like you, so vote up your favorite characters below if you want to see them higher on the list. If we left your top character named Ian off the list, feel free to add them.