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List of television characters who work as a Scientist on their TV show, listed alphabetically with photos of the characters when available. Throughout the history of television there have been many fictional characters who are Scientists. Does your favorite show have someone who works as a Scientist?" The answer is most likely yes, as they seem to be very common in sitcoms, cartoons and dramas.

List items include Iron Man, Spider-Man and many more.

This list answers the question, "Who are fictional Scientists on TV?"

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Abby Sciuto is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Abby Sciuto Abigail "Abby" Sciuto is a fictional character from the NCIS television series on CBS Television, and is portrayed by Pauley Perrette. In a Season 10 episode entitled "Hit and ...more

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Adam Baylin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Adam Baylin

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Adam Ross is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Adam Ross Adam Ross is a fictional character on the television series CSI: NY. He is portrayed by A. J. Buckley.

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Agent Pendrell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Agent Pendrell

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Amita Ramanujan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Amita Ramanujan Amita Ramanujan, Ph.D., is a fictional character from the CBS crime drama Numb3rs, played by Navi Rawat. Over the course of the series, she has become a professor at CalSci and has since become ...more

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Anton Sevarius is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Anton Sevarius

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Archie Johnson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Archie Johnson Archie Johnson is a fictional character from the CBS crime drama CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, portrayed by Archie Kao. He first appeared in the second season episode "Caged", ...more

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Arik Soong is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Arik Soong

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Beast is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Beast Beast is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics and is a founding member of the X-Men. Originally called "The Beast," the character was ...more

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Billy Cranston is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Billy Cranston William "Billy" Cranston is a fictional character in the Power Rangers universe. He is the Blue Ranger and Blue Ninja Ranger in the series Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, and was ...more

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Black Panther is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Black Panther Black Panther is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character was created by writer-editor Stan Lee and writer-artist Jack Kirby, first ...more

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Ted Kord is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Ted Kord Theodore Stephen "Ted" Kord is the second Blue Beetle, a superhero who was originally published by Charlton Comics and later picked up by DC Comics. This version of the character was ...more

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Brainiac is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Brainiac Brainiac is a fictional supervillain that appears in American comic books published by DC Comics. The character first appeared in Action Comics #242, and was created by Otto Binder and Al ...more

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Brainiac 5 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Brainiac 5 Brainiac 5 is a fictional character who exists in the 30th and 31st centuries of the DC Universe. He is a long-standing member of the Legion of Super-Heroes. Brainiac 5 is from the planet Colu. ...more

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Bridgette Crosby is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Bridgette Crosby Professor Bridgette Crosby is a fictional character in the DC Comics Universe, who first appeared in Superman #158. The character has also made appearances in the Smallville television series, ...more

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Bulma is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Bulma Bulma is a fictional character in the Dragon Ball manga series created by Akira Toriyama. She makes her debut appearance in the first chapter Bulma and Son Goku, published in Weekly Sh┼Źnen Jump ...more

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Bushroot is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)

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Calleigh Duquesne is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Calleigh Duquesne Detective Calleigh Duquesne is a fictional character on the CBS crime drama CSI: Miami, portrayed by Emily Procter.

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Carson Beckett is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Carson Beckett Dr. Carson Beckett is a fictional Scottish character in the Canadian-American science fiction television series Stargate Atlantis, a spin-off series of Stargate SG-1. He is portrayed by ...more

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Catherine Willows is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Catherine Willows Catherine Willows is a fictional character from the CBS crime drama CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, portrayed by Marg Helgenberger. She made her first screen appearance in the show's pilot, ...more

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Cathy Gale is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Cathy Gale Dr Cathy Gale was a fictional character, played by Honor Blackman, on the 1960s British series The Avengers. She was the first regular female partner of John Steed following the departure of ...more

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Christmas Jones is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)

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Colin Mallory is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Colin Mallory Colin Mallory is a fictional character on the American science fiction television series Sliders, played by Charlie O'Connell. He was introduced in the sixth episode of the fourth season, ...more

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Conrad Strughold is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Conrad Strughold

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Cyborg is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Cyborg Cyborg is a fictional superhero appearing in comic books published by DC Comics. The character was created by writer Marv Wolfman and artist George Pérez, and first appears in a special ...more

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Dana Scully is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Dana Scully Dana Scully is a fictional character in the Fox science fiction-supernatural television series The X-Files, played by Gillian Anderson. Scully is an FBI agent, partnered with fellow Special ...more

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Danielle Rousseau is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Danielle Rousseau Danielle Rousseau is a fictional character on the ABC drama television series Lost, which chronicles the lives of over forty people after their plane crashes on a remote island somewhere in the ...more

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Data is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Data Lieutenant Commander Data is a character in the fictional Star Trek universe portrayed by actor Brent Spiner. He appears in the television series Star Trek: The Next Generation and the feature ...more

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David Hodges is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
David Hodges David Hodges is a fictional character on the CBS crime drama, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, portrayed by Wallace Langham. Hodges has a habit of giving far more information than anyone wants to ...more

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Davros is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Davros Davros is a character from the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who. Davros is an archenemy of the Doctor and is the creator of the Doctor's deadliest enemies, the ...more

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Dexter Morgan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Dexter Morgan Dexter 'Dex' Morgan is a fictional character and the antihero of a series of novels by Jeff Lindsay, including Darkly Dreaming Dexter, Dearly Devoted Dexter, Dexter in the Dark, Dexter by ...more

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Diana Davis is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Diana Davis Dr. Diana Davis is a character from the fifth season of the science fiction show Sliders, played by Tembi Locke. She is a physicist with a PhD. Diana Davis is a scientist who was working with ...more

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Dr. Clayton Forrester is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Dr. Clayton Forrester Dr. Clayton Deborah Susan Forrester is a fictional character on the television series Mystery Science Theater 3000. Named for the hero of the 1953 film The War of the Worlds, Dr. Forrester was ...more

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Doctor Deborah Risman is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Doctor Deborah Risman

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Doctor Drakken is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)

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Donatello is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Donatello Donatello, often shortened to Don, Donny or Donnie is a fictional character and one of the four protagonists of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comics and all related media. He is co-creator ...more

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Dr. Eggman is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Dr. Eggman Doctor Ivo Robotnik is the main antagonist of Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog. He is a comically obese scientist. He looks like a early version of Dr. Eggman, but with a much larger, much more ...more

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Dr. Otto Octavius is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Dr. Otto Octavius Doctor Octopus, real name Dr. Otto Gunther Octavius and also known as Doc Ock, Doc Octopus and the Superior Spider-Man, is a fictional character, a supervillain that appears in comic books ...more

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Sam Beckett is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Sam Beckett Dr. Samuel "Sam" Beckett is a fictional character and the protagonist on the science fiction television series Quantum Leap, played by Scott Bakula. Initially, the audience knows very ...more

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Edward Elric is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Edward Elric Edward Elric, commonly nicknamed Ed, is a fictional character and the main protagonist of the Fullmetal Alchemist manga series and its adaptations created by Hiromu Arakawa. Edward, titled ...more

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Everywhere Man is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Everywhere Man

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Frank Tripp is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Frank Tripp Detective Sergeant Francis "Frank" Tripp is a fictional character on the CBS crime drama CSI: Miami, portrayed by Rex Linn.

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Gadget is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)

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Gaius Baltar is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Gaius Baltar Dr. Gaius Baltar is a fictional character in the TV series Battlestar Galactica played by James Callis, a reimagining of Count Baltar from the 1978 Battlestar Galactica series. He is one of the ...more

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Gear is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Gear

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Gil Grissom is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Gil Grissom Gilbert Arthur "Gil" Grissom, Ph.D. is a fictional character on the CBS crime drama CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, portrayed by William Petersen. Grissom was a forensic entomologist ...more

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Greg Sanders is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Greg Sanders Gregory "Greg" Hojem-Sanders is a fictional character on the CBS crime drama CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, portrayed by Eric Szmanda. Greg appeared in every episode, with the ...more

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Gyro Gearloose is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Gyro Gearloose Gyro Gearloose is a fictional character from Super DuckTales.

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Harriman Nelson is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Harriman Nelson Admiral Harriman Nelson was a fictional character first played by Walter Pidgeon in the 1961 science fiction film, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, and later played by Richard Basehart in the ...more

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Helen Cutter is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list TV Characters Working as Scientist(s)
Helen Cutter