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TV Guide's 50 Greatest TV Characters of All Time

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People who added this item 305  Average listal rating (228 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 8.1 
1. Absolutely Fabulous (1992)
#28 Jennifer Saunders as Edina Monsoon

People who added this item 186  Average listal rating (139 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 8.5 
2. All in the Family (1971)
#5 Carroll O'Connor as Archie Bunker
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People who added this item 188  Average listal rating (145 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 8.3 
3. The Andy Griffith Show (1960)
#9 Don Knotts as Barney Fife

People who added this item 153  Average listal rating (117 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 8.4 
4. The Avengers (1961)
#8 Diana Rigg as Emma Peel

People who added this item 186  Average listal rating (146 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 7.2 
5. The Beverly Hillbillies (1962)
#38 Nancy Kulp as Miss Jane Hathaway

People who added this item 34  Average listal rating (23 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.5 
6. The Bob Newhart Show (1961)
#49 Jack Riley as Elliot Carlin

People who added this item 5  Average listal rating (4 ratings) 5.5  IMDB Rating
7. Buffalo Bill (1983)
#42 Dabney Coleman as Bill Bittinger

People who added this item 789  Average listal rating (610 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 7.9 
8. Cheers (1982)
#33 Shelley Long as Diane Chambers

People who added this item 84  Average listal rating (63 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.2 
9. Columbo (1971)
#7 Peter Falk as Columbo

People who added this item 202  Average listal rating (161 ratings) 5.9  IMDB Rating 6.9 
10. Dallas (1978)
#11 Larry Hagman as J.R. Ewing

People who added this item 135  Average listal rating (94 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 8.4 
11. The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961)
#50 Morey Amsterdam as Buddy Sorrell

People who added this item 87  Average listal rating (67 ratings) 5.7  IMDB Rating 6.1 
12. Dynasty (1981)
#40 Joan Collins as Alexis Carrington Colby

People who added this item 519  Average listal rating (373 ratings) 5.9  IMDB Rating 6.5 
13. Family Matters (1989)
#27 Jaleel White as Steve Urkel
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People who added this item 359  Average listal rating (268 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 7.1 
14. Family Ties (1982)
#17 Michael J. Fox as Alex P. Keaton

People who added this item 8  Average listal rating (7 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 8.1 
15. I'll Fly Away (1991)
#15 Regina Taylor as Lilly Harper

People who added this item 1367  Average listal rating (1070 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating
16. Frasier (1993)
#31 David Hyde Pierce as Dr. Niles Crane

People who added this item 228  Average listal rating (156 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 8.3 
17. Get Smart (1965)
#19 Don Adams as Maxwell Smart

People who added this item 646  Average listal rating (479 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 7.5 
18. Happy Days (1974)
#4 Henry Winkler as Arthur 'Fonzie' Fonzarelli
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People who added this item 13  Average listal rating (7 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating 8.4 
19. Have Gun - Will Travel (1957)
#24 Richard Boone as Paladin

People who added this item 85  Average listal rating (46 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating 8.7 
20. Homicide: Life on the Street (1993)
#30 Andre Braugher as Det. Frank Pembleton

People who added this item 57  Average listal rating (41 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 8.6 
21. The Honeymooners (1955)
#2 Art Carney as Ed Norton

#13 Jackie Gleason as Ralph Kramden

People who added this item 83  Average listal rating (63 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 7.2 
22. Kojak (1973)
#18 Telly Savalas as Kojak

People who added this item 55  Average listal rating (37 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating 8.5 
23. The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
#39 Rip Torn as Arthur

People who added this item 74  Average listal rating (57 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 7.7 
24. Leave It to Beaver (1957)
#20 Ken Osmond as Eddie Haskell

People who added this item 520  Average listal rating (360 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 8.5 
25. I Love Lucy (1951)
#3 Lucille Ball as Lucy Ricardo
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People who added this item 8  Average listal rating (6 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 7.9 
26. The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (1959)
#22 Bob Denver as Maynard G. Krebs

People who added this item 95  Average listal rating (75 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 8.2 
27. The Mary Tyler Moore Show (1970)
#21 Mary Tyler Moore as Mary Richards

#29 Ted Knight as Ted Baxter

People who added this item 321  Average listal rating (249 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 7.7 
28. Moonlighting (1985)
#44 Bruce Willis as David Addison Jr.

People who added this item 399  Average listal rating (288 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 7.1 
29. Mork & Mindy (1978)
#34 Robin Williams as Mork

People who added this item 235  Average listal rating (165 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 8.2 
30. Northern Exposure (1990)
#43 Adam Arkin as Adam

People who added this item 172  Average listal rating (132 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 7.4 
31. NYPD Blue (1993)
#23 Dennis Franz as Det. Andy Sipowicz

People who added this item 111  Average listal rating (84 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating 8.1 
32. The Odd Couple (1970)
#12 Jack Lemmon as Felix Ungar and Walter Matthau as Oscar Madison

People who added this item 127  Average listal rating (86 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 7.8 
33. Once and Again (1999)
#48 David Clennon as Miles Drentell

People who added this item 95  Average listal rating (66 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 7.8 
34. Picket Fences (1992)
#47 Fyvush Finkel as Douglas Wambaugh

People who added this item 87  Average listal rating (58 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.5 
35. Prime Suspect (1991)
#45 Helen Mirren as DCI Jane Tennison

People who added this item 90  Average listal rating (66 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 8.1 
36. The Rockford Files (1974)
#25 James Garner as Jim Rockford

People who added this item 815  Average listal rating (646 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.9 
37. Roseanne (1988)
#26 Roseanne Barr as Young Rossanne

People who added this item 79  Average listal rating (61 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating
38. Sanford and Son (1972)
#16 Phil Silvers as MSgt. Ernest G. 'Ernie' Bilko

#36 Redd Foxx as Fred Sanford

People who added this item 2264  Average listal rating (1668 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating
39. Seinfeld (1989)
#10 Jason Alexander as George Constanza

#35 Michael Richards as Cosmo Kramer
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People who added this item 4929  Average listal rating (3314 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
40. The Simpsons (1989)
#14 Dan Castellaneta as Homer Simpson
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People who added this item 16  Average listal rating (12 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 7.2 
41. Spenser: For Hire (1985)
#37 Avery Brooks as Hawk

People who added this item 36  Average listal rating (31 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating
42. St. Elsewhere (1982)
#41 William Daniels as Dr. Mark Craig

People who added this item 1010  Average listal rating (752 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 8.4 
43. Star Trek (1966)
#6 Leonard Nimoy as Spock

People who added this item 214  Average listal rating (165 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 7.9 
44. Taxi (1978)
#1 Danny DeVito as Louie De Palma

#32 Christopher Lloyd as Reverend Jim Ignatowski

People who added this item 1335  Average listal rating (969 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.7 
45. Xena: Warrior Princess (1995)
#46 Lucy Lawless as Xena
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