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List of Forrest Gump Characters

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List of Forrest Gump characters, including pictures when available. These characters from Forrest Gump 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. Forrest Gump 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.

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Jenny Curran is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Robin Wright in Forrest Gump
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Benjamin Buford "Bu... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Benjamin Buford "Bubba" Blue Mykelti Williamson in Forrest Gump
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Mrs. Gump is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Sally Field in Forrest Gump
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Lieutenant Dan Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Gary Sinise in Forrest Gump
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Doctor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Doctor Harold Herthum in Forrest Gump
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Principal is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Principal Sam Anderson in Forrest Gump
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Red Headed Boy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Red Headed Boy Tyler Long in Forrest Gump
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Forrest Gump Jr. is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Forrest Gump Jr. Haley Joel Osment in Forrest Gump
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Elvis Presley is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Elvis Presley
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Coach Paul 'Bear' Bryant... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Coach Paul 'Bear' Bryant Sonny Shroyer in Forrest Gump
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Wesley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Wesley Geoffrey Blake in Forrest Gump
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School Bus Driver is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
School Bus Driver Siobhan Fallon in Forrest Gump
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Louise is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Louise Margo Moorer in Forrest Gump
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Elderly Woman's Daughter... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Elderly Woman's Daughter Christine Seabrook in Forrest Gump
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Barber is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Barber George Kelly in Forrest Gump
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Crony is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Crony
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Forrest Gump is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Tom Hanks in Forrest Gump
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Southern Gentleman / Lan... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Southern Gentleman / Landowner John Worsham in Forrest Gump
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Elderly Woman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Elderly Woman Ione M. Telech in Forrest Gump
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Nurse is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Forrest Gump Characters
Nurse Rebecca Williams in Forrest Gump