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The character actor doesn't get much praise but they often steal scenes from the stars. Good ones can even make a mediocre film bearable. Here are some of my favorites.

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Caroline Aaron is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Jane Alexander is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Bruce Altman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Bruce Altman age 61

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Rene Auberjonois is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Christine Baranski is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Kathy Bates is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Kathy Bates age 68

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Clancy Brown is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Clancy Brown age 58

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Patricia Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Toni Collette is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Toni Collette age 43

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Chris Cooper is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Chris Cooper age 65

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Frances Conroy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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James Cromwell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Viola Davis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Viola Davis age 51

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Jeffrey DeMunn is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Charles S. Dutton is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Robert Duvall is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Robert Duvall age 86

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George Dzundza is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Lisa Edelstein is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Giancarlo Esposito is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Edie Falco is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Edie Falco age 53

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Vera Farmiga is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Vera Farmiga age 43

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Tovah Feldshuh is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Miguel Ferrer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Miguel Ferrer age 62

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Fionnula Flanagan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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David Marshall Grant is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
David Marshall Grant

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John Hawkes is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
John Hawkes age 57

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Marcia Gay Harden is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Philip Seymour Hoffman is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
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Harriet Sansom Harris is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Željko Ivanek is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Allison Janney is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Catherine Keener is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Christine Lahti is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Melissa Leo is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Melissa Leo age 56

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Ted Levine is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Ted Levine age 59

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Jane Lynch is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Jane Lynch age 56

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William H. Macy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Margo Martindale is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Frances McDormand is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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S. Epatha Merkerson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list My Favorite Character Actors

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Joe Morton is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Joe Morton age 69

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Denis O'Hare is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Denis O'Hare age 55

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Leland Orser is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Leland Orser age 56

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Terry O'Quinn is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Terry O'Quinn age 64

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Will Patton is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Will Patton age 62

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Sarah Paulson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Sarah Paulson age 42

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Annie Potts is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Annie Potts age 64

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David Paymer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
David Paymer age 62

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CCH Pounder is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
CCH Pounder

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Tony Shalhoub is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list My Favorite Character Actors
Tony Shalhoub age 63