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The Greatest Fictional Kings 

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Updated November 7, 2019 15.2k votes 1.8k voters 32.4k views 65 items

List Rules Fictional and fictionalized king characters in film, TV, literature, comics, etc.

Are you a fan of movies with kings in them? Browse through this list of the greatest fictional kings to find the ruler you are looking for. Ranked by the community in order from most popular to least popular, there are many fictional kings on this list to choose from. If you spy a favorite fictional king that you think is the greatest but who's on the bottom of the list, vote him up to see him rise to a higher spot on the list.

If you don’t see your favorite fictional king on the list, go ahead and add him below. Some kings are portrayed in fiction as being kind, good and strong and efficient leaders. Others are weak and inefficient leaders of their country, causing disaster and chaos to reign supreme.

If you are a fan of great fictional kings who make strong role models, you are sure to find some on this list that you can relate to. Vote up your favorite kings below and add any fictional kings who aren't on the list.
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Aragorn is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
The Lord of the Rings
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Mufasa is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
The Lion King
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Aslan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
Aslan Chronicles of Narnia
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Bob the Minion is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
jsnungaray added Despicable Me 2, Despicable Me
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King Arthur is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
Camelot, Merlin, Live from Lincoln Center
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Edmund Pevensie is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
Edmund Pevensie Chronicles of Narnia
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Simba is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
The Lion King
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Black Panther is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
rex2513 added The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes, Black Panther, Ultimate Avengers 2
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Théoden is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
The Lord of the the Rings
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Elrond is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
The Lord of the Rings
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Thorin Oakenshield is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
Tom Islava added Thorin Oakenshield The Hobbit: There and Back Again, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
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Jon Snow is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
Lolalocke8 added Game of Thrones, A Song of Ice and Fire
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TillmanJohnson added 300
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Zeus is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
The Immortals
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Peter Pevensie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
Chronicles of Narnia
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Robb Stark is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
ukelele paleman added Game of Thrones, A Song of Ice and Fire
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King Triton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
The Little Mermaid, The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea, The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning
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Eorl of Rohan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
Eorl of Rohan Lord of the Rings
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Thranduil is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
Lord of the Rings
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Julien is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
papadan120 added Julien The Penguins of Madagascar, Madagascar, Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
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Eärendil of Gondor ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
Lord of the Rings
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King Richard is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
Robin Hood, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Robin Hood: Men in Tights
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King Kong is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
starwarssuperfan added King Kong, The Mighty Kong
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King Louie is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
The Jungle Book
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Thror is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Fictional Kings
Tom Islava added The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey